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Adj.1.curly-coated - covered with curly hair; "a curly-coated water spaniel"
haired, hairy, hirsute - having or covered with hair; "Jacob was a hairy man"; "a hairy caterpillar"
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Suzy, Alexa and Lucy all ride but Suzy has allergies and cannot own a horse until a curly-coated wild one is brought down to White Cloud station in the round-up.
Outstanding was The Golden Calf, the pickled, curly-coated beast topped, horned and hoofed in 18-carat gold, which realised a new record price for the artist, 10.
The novelty entries - two curly-coated mangalitzas - sold for 200 guineas a head.
With no sign of the unusual black and white curly-coated feline the couple had decided to put up cash for his safe return.
If you want to break From the norm, flat-coated or curly-coated retrievers are an option.
This time, on the eve of the competition, we were introduced to Gareth Jenkinss curly-coated pets.
These curly-coated black beasts, with their menacing horns, are the survivors of Ireland's native breed of cattle, still kept and milked by 135 farmers in the country.
There is even a Rex, or curly-coated variety, with curly whiskers.
Then a cool article about curly-coated retrievers, followed by the obligatory photo of a Labrador retriever, etc .
A campaign has now been started by the British and Irish Dog Breeds Preservation Trust, which is also highlighting the plight of the Skye terrier, curly-coated retriever and Dandie Dinmont terrier.
One theory holds that breeders started with now-extinct English water spaniels, then crossed in curly-coated retrievers and Irish water spaniels.
Let's go after them," John Heyn and Sarah Shull volunteered as they opened up the back door of an SUV and released Rhino, Shull's four-year-old male curly-coated retriever, and Rory, Shull's six-month-old female.