| UK KC Classification
| Country of Origin
| Date of Origin
||36 - 38 cm (14 - 15 inches)
||11 - 13 Kgs (24 - 28 lbs)
| Life Expectancy
||13 - 14 Yrs
American Cocker Spaniels are compact, sound and keen to work. They have a thick, silky coat that can be a variety of colours.
American Cocker Spaniels are kind and affectionate dogs.
If you are considering an American Cocker Spaniel as a pet, consider the following points:
They are usually ok with children
They are suitable for urban living
They thrive in cold temperatures
They require a lot of grooming
They are easy to obedience train
They usually get on well with other dogs
American Cocker Spaniels are also known as:
Cocker Spaniel (in the USA)
They shouldn't be confused with the english cocker spaniel that is also known as "Cocker Spaniel" in the UK.