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Bo is a neutered black male Portuguese water dog, and he—like his owner—has had to accept significant constraints on his freedom.

There was the commander in chief jogging in his suit alongside a Portuguese water dog.

Labrador-poodle mix or Portuguese water dog—either way: Take the plunge.

Dalrymple started and shook himself like a water-dog, as if he would so shake off "the slings and arrows of outrageous fortune."

And he is not at all a water-dog, as you must know, having such a lot of dogs of your own.

The little water dog comes from the small spaniel and the water dog.

The Maltese, or lap-dog, is a double mongrel, and comes from the small spaniel and little water-dog.

In my holiday trips I had a companion, my cousin Priscilla, who was, if the term be permissible; as great a water dog as myself.


On this page you'll find 67 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to water dog, such as: bluejacket, boater, cadet, diver, jack-tar, and lascar.

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