Height: 14”- 15”
Weight: 18 lbs - 25 lbs
Lifespan: 12 - 15 years
Colors: White, solid black, light cream or any color with white
Cocker Spaniel makes a terrific house pets. This breed would be best suited in a home with older or more respectable children. They are lively, friendly, intelligent dog with a strong work drive.
However, they do require an energetic owner, as they are very playful and active. This breed enjoys outdoor activities such as playing and walking. Their long hair prevents them from staying cool in hot weather.
Cocker Spaniel has a beautiful silky coat that should either lay flat, or be slightly wavy. Clipping is necessary to keep hair at medium length. Their coat requires daily brushing and eyes should be clean daily to remove eye stains.
An obedience class is required for this playful breed. Cocker Spaniel is bred to be used as a gundog, this breed does exceptionally well in obedience if given consistent training with a gentle hand.