Information on the Welsh Springer Spaniel
A member of the Sporting Group, the
is a sturdy, intelligent sporting dog!
The breed's temperament and character is well suited for family living
The breed standard calls for an ideal height of 17-19 inches at the withers. Body length of the
may be the same as the height but never shorter, thus giving a rectangular silhouette
He has a coat that is naturally straight, flat and soft
The rich, red coat is set off by highly contrasting white areas
His head and ears are totally different from those of other spaniel breeds
He is an active dog displaying a loyal and affectionate disposition
Even though he is active, he is small enough that he may live in an apartment
Whether hunting, jogging, or a couch potato, the dog will follow your lifestyle
The American Kennel Club recognized the Welsh Springer Spaniel breed in 1906 -- however, there were
Welshies were registered by the AKC Between 1926 and 1948!
weighs roughly 35 to 55 pounds
lifespan expected to be twelve to fourteen years
easy to groom
eager to please
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