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English Cocker Spaniel Info

English Cocker Spaniel Breed Information

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Lifespan: 12-15 years Height: 15-17" Shedding: Moderate Litter Size: 1-4 pups
Group: Sporting Weight: 26-34 lbs Hair Length: Medium, Short Size: Medium

Breed Overview

The English Cocker Spaniel is a Medium dog breed, with a starting weight of 26 lbs that can reach 34 lbs. It is officially part of the Sporting group and recognized by the CKC, FCI, AKC, UKC, ANKC, NKC, NZKC, APRI, ACR. Some critical information for potential owners. The English Cocker Spaniel breed has a typical lifespan of 12 to 15 years, Medium, Short hair, and have Moderate shedding. Breeders interested in the English Cocker Spaniel should know that the average litter size is between 1 to 4 puppies.

English Cocker Spaniel Breed Characteristics

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

English Cocker Spaniel Temperament

Merry and lovable, the English Cocker Spaniel is excellent with children but intolerant of teasing. English Cocker Spaniels are friendly with everyone and are obedient of orders.

Health Problems

ear infections. Their ears should be cleaned regularly to ensure they are not host to ticks or burrs which can cause deafness.

English Cocker Spaniel Coat

English Cocker Spaniel Dog Colors

black, red, liver, golden, black and tan, and parti-colored (open-marked with white, or roaned in blue, liver, red, orange or lemon, some with tan points as well)

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