Why a wide understanding of dog psychology is important
Of great importance is the understanding of the psychology of the pet. Animals, of course, are emotionally similar to us (this is one of the reasons why we live with…

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Choosing a puppy.
As for the choice of a puppy, I will describe the general rules for choosing puppies, since all this applies, including American cocker spaniels: - You should not buy a…

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Character English Cocker Spaniel
English Cocker Spaniel is a very gentle and kind dog. He adores his master and will gladly keep him company in various active games. It is also a very dedicated…

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Cocker spaniels

Cocker spaniels require special attention. In animals belonging to the “show class” the length of the coat should be maximum, so the pet requires daily combing and regular bathing. The breed belongs to the category of medium-molting, so you need to ensure regular trimming.

You need to train your dog to the sound of working scissors and combing from a very young age, due to the tendency of the breed to form warlocks and significant tangling. The wool around the pads on the feet needs to be cut. It is recommended to entrust the grooming of the show pet to a professional groomer.

No less vulnerable area is the ears, which have a sufficiently large wool cover that overlaps the ventilation of the ear canal. Improper or irregular care for the ears of the cocker spaniel is one of the most common causes of inflammatory and infectious ear diseases. For regular cleaning, sterile liquid paraffin or special pharmaceutical Continue reading

Color American Cocker Spaniel

Disqualifying Defects:
The above colors are the only acceptable colors or combinations of colors. Any other colors or color combinations are disqualified.
Black color: white spots, except chest and throat.
ASCOB: white spots except chest and throat.
Spotted color: 90% or more of the main color.
Tanning marks, occupying more than 10%.
The absence of tan marks in black and ASCOB individuals in any of the indicated places.
Males – above 39.4cm; Bitches above 36.8 cm. Continue reading

Excerpts from the standard.

General form:
The Cocker Spaniel is the smallest representative of a dog-friendly (hunting) group of dogs. With a sturdy compact body and a proportional noble head that blends harmoniously with the overall silhouette of the dog. Cocker is a high-ranking dog, he stands firmly on his straight forelimbs; the apex slightly descends from the withers to a strong, muscular croup. He is able to develop significant speed in combination with great stamina. First of all, a cocker should be mobile and cheerful, strong, harmoniously built and active when working in the exhibition ring. A dog harmonious in all respects is preferable than with pronounced advantages and disadvantages. Continue reading

American Cocker Spaniel Character
The American Cocker Spaniel is always enthusiastic. These are very obedient and friendly dogs, filled with joy and optimism. The American Spaniel gets along well with other animals, both with…

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About correction of aggressiveness of spaniels
Isn't that an amazing title for an article? After all, many are sure that aggressiveness and spaniel are incompatible concepts? Have you ever seen a dog of this breed fiercely…

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Facts about the life expectancy of the Cavalier King Charles Spaniels and their diseases.
Questions about how long cavalier spaniels live and how things are with their health worry many breeders. Often they feel uncomfortable, because their experience with pets is significantly different from…

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Can a dog find a way home
Even if the dog walks with the owner, who leads her on a leash, or runs on a limited territory herself, she can easily find her way home within the…

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