The English Springer Spaniel is a beloved dog breed known for its friendly, eager to please, energetic temperament and medium-length, wavy coat. Classified as a sporting breed, the English Springer Spaniel is a medium/large dog with an average weight of 40-55 pounds and a height of 18-20 inches.
This breed typically has a 12-14 year life span and requires high amount of exercise per day. As for grooming needs, the English Springer Spaniel has moderate grooming requirements.
In this guide, we’ll take a closer look at the English Springer Spaniel’s personality traits, exercise and grooming needs, as well as common health issues associated with the breed.
English Springer Spaniel Breed Information
Breed Group: sporting
Average Weight (lbs): 40-55
Average Height (in): 18-20
Life Expectancy (years): 12-14
Daily Sleep: 12-14 hours
English Springer Spaniel Appearance
Coat Type: medium-length, wavy
Coat Colors: liver and white, black and white, and blue roan and white
English Springer Spaniel Temperament and Personality
Temperament: friendly, eager to please, energetic
Trainability: highly trainable, responds well to positive reinforcement
Exercise Needs: high
Grooming Needs: moderate
English Springer Spaniel Health
Common Health Issues: hip dysplasia, progressive retinal atrophy, ear infections
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