Fun For Your Flat-Coat, Fun For You !

No matter what your field interest, or whether you are a novice or a seasoned handler/trainer, we have resources to help you reach your goals.  From hunting to competition, the field committee is dedicated to maintaining the field ability of the breed by helping members and their Flat-Coats participate in field activities.  If you have a question or need advice, please reach out to the field committee.  (See FCRSA  Field Committee members for contact info)


For a fun look at a Flat-coat working in the field, Please enjoy
Loving the Flat Coated Retriever

This field section offers information and training resources for preparing your dog to run AKC Retriever Hunt Tests and Field Trials, FCRSA Working tests, and Singles competitions.  Additionally, we now offer *NEW* Upland/flushing/AKC Spaniel Hunt Test information and resources.  The FCRSA has recently received approval to hold AKC Spaniel Hunt Tests.  The first test will take place on September 13, 2024 in Elkton, Maryland.  If you are interested in learning more, check out these resources: