Sussex Spaniel
Sussex Spaniel
Size
Medium
Height
13 to 15 inches
Weight
35 to 45 pounds
Coat
Feathered
Color
Golden liver
Energy
Medium
Activities
Conformation, Hunting, Tracking, Field Trials

A hunter of small game with excellent stamina in the field, the Sussex Spaniel has a massive, rectangular body with large, low ears and an outstanding nose. Although this breed has a somber, serious expression, he is friendly and lively. The Sussex Spaniel has an even temperament and is devoted and gentle around the house. His thick coat, which can be flat or wavy, should be brushed weekly.

Did you know?

The Sussex Spaniel originated in the 18th century and was one of the first 10 breeds recognized by the American Kennel Club when it was formed in 1884.The breed’s name is derived from Sussex, England, home to the first Sussex Spaniel kennel established by Augustus Fuller.

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