Athercroft Gryphonwynd of Ponus Ridge 

 Nichola Conze 
Color: Black
Sex: Dog
Sire: Wyndham’s Kubla Khan
Dam: Athercroft Melondramatic
Breeder: Ruth Marsh, Dee Turkelson
From the AKC Breed Standard:

The Flat-Coated Retriever is a versatile family companion hunting retriever with a happy and active demeanor, intelligent expression, and clean lines. The Flat-Coat has been traditionally described as showing “power without lumber and raciness without weediness.” The distinctive and most important features of the Flat-Coat are the silhouette (both moving and standing), smooth effortless movement, head type, coat and character.