American Water Spaniel
Height: 21”- 24”
Weight: Female - 25 lbs - 40 lbs
Male - 30 lbs - 45 lbs
Lifespan: 12 - 15 years
Average Litter Size: 4 - 6
Colors: Solid liver, brown, or dark chocolate
American Water Spaniel (AWS) are hunter dogs. They are all around hunters.They hunt both feather and fur with excitement and enthusiasm. They are also a good companion.
AWS is friendly, intelligent, willing to please, loyal, energetic, obedient, and persistent.
This breed has curly coat with an oil coating that makes them water resistant. They are well suited to resist cold water and inclement weather. The coat's color is liver, brown, or chocolate. They are light shedder.
A thorough brushing at least twice a week is necessary. Use a mild shampoo when giving a bath. It is essential that the coat should remain natural.