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American Water Spaniel Info

American Water Spaniel Breed Information

Learn all about American Water Spaniels at Petstew.com. If you’re interested in adopting or buying a American Water Spaniel, or just a dog lover, you should research all details including the American Water Spaniel breed temperament, coat, colors, shedding, health, grooming requirements, and more.
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Lifespan: 10-12 years Height: 15-18" Shedding: Moderate Litter Size: 4-6 pups
Group: Sporting Weight: 25-45 lbs Hair Length: Medium, Short Size: Large

Breed Overview

The American Water Spaniel is a Large dog breed, with a starting weight of 25 lbs that can reach 45 lbs. It is officially part of the Sporting group and recognized by the CKC, FCI, AKC, UKC, NKC, APRI, ACR. Some critical information for potential owners. The American Water Spaniel breed has a typical lifespan of 10 to 12 years, Medium, Short hair, and have Moderate shedding. Breeders interested in the American Water Spaniel should know that the average litter size is between 4 to 6 puppies.

American Water Spaniel Breed Characteristics

Group Sporting Drooler no
Size Large Guard Dog no
Origin United States Easy to Train
Kid Friendly yes Hypoallergenic no
Stranger Friendly somewhat Active Indoors somewhat
Apartment Friendly yes Exercise Demands no
Pet Friendly yes Yard Needs medium
Intelligent Grooming Requirements weekly
Barks Dangerous no

American Water Spaniel Temperament

easy going and love to swim and roam, highly intelligent breed gets along nicely with children and small non-canine pets

Health Problems

skin problems

American Water Spaniel Coat

American Water Spaniel Dog Colors

solid liver, brown or dark chocolate

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