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

Country of origin: 
Wales
Size: 
HEIGHT: MALE : 19 in (48cm) - FEMALE : 18 in (46cm)WEIGHT: MALE : 45lbs (20kg) - FEMALE : 35lbs (16kg)
Grooming: 

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.

Temperament: 

Hip problems, Epilepsy

Trivia: 
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>