Other Names : American Cocker Spaniel
Cocker Spaniel Height : 14 -15 in.
Cocker Spaniel Weight : 24 -28 lbs.
Cocker Spaniel Colors : Buff, Chocolate, Black, Roan, any combination with White
Country of Origin: United States
Coat: The Cocker Spaniel's hair is smooth and medium length. It should never be curly.
Character: Cocker Spaniels are intelligent, cheerful, lively and affectionate.
Temperament: Cocker Spaniels get along well with children, other dogs, and any household pets.
Care: Cocker Spaniels must be brushed and combed thoroughly on a regular basis. The Cocker Spaniel's ears should be cleaned frequently. Cocker spaniels should be taken to a dog grooming professional two to four times a year to have excessive hair plucked by hand.
Training: Training must be consistent but not overly firm, as the Cocker Spaniel is quite willing to learn.
Activity: Three walks a day are sufficient for Cocker Spaniels. However, the Cocker Spaniel needs to run freely in the countryside on occasion. Most Cocker Spaniels love to swim.
Cocker Spaniel Description : One of the world's most popular family pets, Cocker Spaniels are built with sturdy, compact bodies with a cleanly chiseled and refined head. Overall the breed appears well balanced and of ideal size. The American Cocker Spaniels have a much thicker coat and elegant trousers as contrasted to their cousins the English Cocker Spaniel. Cocker Spaniels are excellent bird and small-game hunters as well as great companions and wonderful with children.