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Spanish Water Dog

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Spanish Water Dog

Spanish Water Dogs

UK KC Classification Gundog
Country of Origin Spain
Date of Origin Middle Ages
Height 38 - 50 cm (15 - 20 inches)
Weight 12 - 20 Kgs (26.5 - 44 lbs)
Life Expectancy 10 - 14 Yrs

Main Characteristics

Spanish Water Dogs are medium sized, robust, well muscled dogs. They have a distinctive, curled coat that forms cords when it is long and they can be black, brown, white, black and white or brown and white in colour.


Spanish Water Dogs are faithful, happy and obedient.


If you are considering a Spanish Water Dog as a pet, consider the following points:
They are suitable for urban living
They thrive in cold climates
They require minimal grooming
They usually get on well with other dogs
They need a lot of physical exercise
They usually make good watch dogs

Interesting Facts

Spanish Water Dogs are also known as:
Perro de Agua Español
Turco de Andaluz
Perro de Agua
Andalusian Turk

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