AKC 8 y.o. 40lb female, potty trained, lived entire life on 10 acre home site with no fence she doesn't run away or roam. Sweet girl with all humans, loves to hunt and retrieve dove and quail.Obedience trained and trained as a flushing dog. great inside easily lays down and is not hyper.She has become less tolerant of other dogs with age. she rarely if ever has come into heat although she is not spayed i have never witnessed a full or normal heat cycle since she was 3 y.o.