American cocker spaniel
The American Cocker Spaniel is an excellent hunter: masterfully scares hiding game and brings dead birds and wounded animals. But he is extremely popular as a pet dog - beautiful,…

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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.…

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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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only by working qualities

The history of the breed.

The history of the American Cocker Spaniel is common with other breeds of spaniels, since at an early stage they were all the same dogs, for those who did not read the early history of these dogs I will recall.

The history of spaniels spans several thousand years. It is believed that the ancestor of modern dogs is the so-called ash dog. The ash dog lived in the Bronze Age, for the first time its remains were found in ash, hence the name. Apparently, people sacrificed these dogs to the gods of hunting by burning them at the stake. Of course, most of the dogs survived, as they were widely used in hunting, and, accordingly, were serious helpers in the survival of mankind on the planet. 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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Hunting breed
Since the cocker spaniel was originally considered a hunting dog, its relevant qualities are not neglected now. But no matter how talented your favorite by nature is, you need to…

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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…

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The color of the Russian hunting spaniel
One-color (solid) color (completely without white marks, or with marks in clearly defined places - on the forehead, muzzle, throat, chest, stomach, legs, tail end). Black (wool is smooth, straight)…

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