English Springer Spaniel

English Springer Spaniel

Size
Medium
Height
Males – approximately 20 inches at the shoulders, Females – approximately 19 inches at the shoulders
Weight
Males – approximately 50 pounds, Females – approximately 40 pounds
Coat
Long
Color
Black or liver with white, blue or liver roan, or tricolor
Energy
Medium
Activities
Agility, Conformation, Field Trials, Hunting, Hunting Tests, Obedience

Originally born in the same litters as Cocker Spaniels, the larger English Springer Spaniel was recognized as a distinct breed in 1902. An enthusiastic hunting companion used to flush game, the English Springer Spaniel is a cheerful, affectionate and sociable family dog. The English Springer requires frequent brushing and trimmings. An active breed, he also requires daily exercise.

Did you know?

English Springer Spaniels were popular with presidents George Bush Sr. and George Bush Jr. The former owned a female named “Millie” and her puppy “Ranger,” and the latter owned another of Millie’s puppies, called “Spot.”

Training English Springer Spaniels

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