Cocker Spaniel

What kind of sport to do with a dog, sports
Beautiful, healthy, athletic ... dogs! Sport is useful to people, and if you engage in active sports with your favorite dog, then it is doubly useful. So, what kinds of…

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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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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…

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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 whole familiar and studied space. How great the distance at which she knows more or less depends on the distance from her home to the route of her walks. However, one often hears opinions that dogs have a unique ability to navigate and find, for example, a house shortly after the animal enters an unknown place before it even at a decent distance from the house.

Let’s try to find out how much stories about the ability of dogs to navigate far distances have real ground. And can dogs really find their way home? Being in an unfamiliar area. Here is the first point that contradicts these statements: when they hunt dogs in an unfamiliar place, often the dogs are lost, having lost their Continue reading

Dog Poisoning Prevention Tips

90% of reported cases of animal poisoning are due to accidental consumption of toxic substances. The most common cases of poisoning are related to ingestion of insecticides or cleaning agents or eating something poisonous. Here you will read tips on how to protect your dog from the consumption of toxic substances.

Clean Houseplants
Indoor plants are beautiful and able to improve the air quality in the house. But some plants can be dangerous to your dog’s health. Get rid of indoor plants, because this is the easiest way to protect your dog from eating plants. The list of poisonous plants is endless, so it’s best to remove them all from your environment. If this option does not suit you, and you want the plants to remain in the house, hang them Continue reading

Pregnancy and childbirth in a dog

Before every dog ​​breeder, sooner or later the question arises: do you want to knit or not to knit a dog ??
Before you bind your pet, think about what you will do with the puppies, whether you will find owners for them, and whether it will turn out that your puppies will increase the army of unclaimed animals. Very often people knit their pets, in the hope that they will either take the puppies apart, or in case of emergency, take them to the Bird Market, and give them “good uncles and aunts” to pay for them to attach them … But in fact, the fate of such puppies, and indeed animals are very sad … if they don’t find new owners in a day, they will either be left in boxes or taken away to the forest … Rare “virtues-dealers” bring them to their homes to try to give them away the next day, and all puppies, kittens, are together, and therefore having visited the Bird Market, they have every chance of catching a plague, interite and other infections, repelling each other, the Continue reading

How to understand a dog’s language

Due to the fact that dogs cannot speak, misunderstandings often arise between them and the owners. But, nevertheless, animals are not dumb creatures, they are able to make a lot of sounds or various gestures, by which you can determine the mood of the pet or predict its intentions. How to understand the language of dogs?

Poses.

If the dog runs, jumps around the owner, runs close, and then runs away and all this is accompanied by a loud barking – this means that all of its anatomy says that it wants to play. Wanting to play, the dog lands on its hind legs when jumping, freezes, bending its front legs, the back of the body remains raised, while the tail wags from side to side. Continue reading

Stress in dogs. Be careful …

You and I are well aware of the concept of stress. We are confident in its undesirability, and even the obvious danger to our health, and therefore, faced with a strong stressful situation in everyday life or at work, we understand that you need to take a vacation to go somewhere, change the atmosphere and give rest to your nerves.

But the dogs living with us in apartments also experience stressful shock. And at the same time they can not go on vacation or give unloading to their nervous system.
The fact is that the rhythm and conditions of modern life affect (not in the best way) not only in people …
The nervous system of dogs could have been much more protected if their owners found at least a little time Continue reading

Breed standards
As ancestors of the English breed spaniel, ash dogs of the Bronze Age era are considered, which were used exclusively for hunting purposes, and today are considered the ancestors of…

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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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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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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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