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Welsh Springer Spaniel

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Welsh Springer Spaniel


Welsh Springer Spaniel


UK KC Classification Gundog
Country of Origin Wales, Great Britain
Date of Origin 1600s
Height 46 - 48 cm (18 - 19 inches)
Weight 16 - 20 Kgs (35 - 45 lbs)
Life Expectancy 12 - 14 Yrs

Main Characteristics


Welsh Springer Spaniels are compact and they are quick, active movers. They have a soft, thick coat that is red and white in colour.

Temperament

Welsh Springer Spaniels are kind and hard working dogs.

Suitability

If you are considering a Welsh Springer Spaniel as a pet, consider the following points:
They are suitable for urban living
They are suitable with children
They thrive in cold climates
They are easy to obedience train
They require a lot of physical exercise
They require a lot of grooming

Interesting Facts

Welsh Springer Spaniels are also known as:
Welsh Springer
Welshie
 


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