Welsh Springer Spaniel

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Sweet nature, very tractable and intelligent describes this breed?s best attributes. Easy to live with and very loyal, they are best suited to a moderately active household that can regularly train or exercise them.PURPOSE OF BREED:This flushing spaniel was developed and refined in the isolation of Wales for centuries. Known as a favored sporting dog in its native country, used for both upland game and rabbits.AVERAGE LITTER SIZE:8 puppies

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HEIGHT: MALE : 19 in (48cm) - FEMALE : 18 in (46cm)WEIGHT: MALE : 45lbs (20kg) - FEMALE : 35lbs (16kg)

The red and white coat is straight, flat and thick with a somewhat glossy, silky texture to the touch. Feathering is light on ears undercarriage a forelegs. Its coat has a natural dirt shedding quality, but moderate ongoing grooming will still be required.


Hip problems, Epilepsy

The Welsh Springer and English Springer are entirely different breeds and do not represent "varieties" of a Springer Spaniel.ÿ <a href="http://www.akc.org/">(Credit: AKC.org)</a>