The English Springer Spaniel is a sporting dog that originated in Great Britain.
Appearance & Grooming
The English Springer Spaniel is a medium-sized dog with a short waist and a muscular body. The breed has a soft coat in white, liver (reddish-brown), tan, and black. The English Springer Spaniel sheds occasionally and requires weekly brushing.
Behavior & Disposition
The English Springer Spaniel is intelligent, active, affectionate, obedient, and playful. Adult supervision is recommended when playing with children and other dogs.
The English Springer Spaniel has a moderate activity level and it is easy for the breed to become overweight. It is recommended to feed them high-quality food as they age. For optimal health, the English Springer Spaniel should be carefully monitored for calorie consumption and avoid foods containing cooked bones and high fat contents.
The English Springer Spaniel is an adventurous dog, so it is important to train them to follow their dog parent’s orders. Early socialization and obedience training are also recommended.