The English Cocker Spaniel came from a number of ancient spotted dogs.
A 19th-century English hunting writer, Hugh Dalziel, a well-known author of the British Dogs book, believed that cocker spaniels (espanols, or, as they were called in Russia, shanks) became famous for falconry in Western Europe during the time of Charles the Great. Continue reading
English cocker spaniels in books
After the death of a beloved dog, it is not easy to take a new puppy. But having taken this step, you never know what amusing adventures a new pet will fill our life … I. Andryushchenko’s book “My Name is Brigantine” is full of light humor, a deep understanding of psychology (both human and dog) and poses important questions to readers. Continue reading