English Cocker Spaniel Health
English Cocker Spaniels are predisposed to a number of diseases. Therefore, if you take a puppy, ask if the parents have test results for the following diseases: Collapse caused by…

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Diseases and recommendations for the breed Cocker Spaniel
Diseases and recommendations for the breed Cocker Spaniel - The breed Cocker Spaniel is divided into two groups - the American Cocker Spaniel and the English Cocker Spaniel. The American…

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How to choose a cocker spaniel puppy
The choice of a puppy of any breed should begin with the study of all the characteristics and the maximum familiarity with the features of the attracted option. It is…

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Natural products for cockers

When choosing a diet for a spaniel, you can include the following products:

Meat. The basis of the menu of any dog, including cockers. Puppies are given at the rate of 50 g per kilogram of body weight, for an adult pet 250-350 grams per day is enough. The meat is boneless, exclusively boiled.
Offal. No more than two or three times a week, you can replace one meat dish with carefully cooked offal – liver, heart, lungs. The serving size in this case must be increased by a third.
Milk products. Any milk dish, even one milk is food, you can not replace them with water or give between meals. Keep in mind that whole milk can have a laxative effect on an adult pet. In the diet of cocker must be present cottage cheese, yogurt, kefir, various cheeses. These are essential components for a dog’s normal digestion.
The eggs. Must be in the diet, but in limited quantities. It is quite enough 1-2 per week. It is recommended to give the pet in the form of an omelet or soft-boiled egg.
Bakery products and cereals. It is worth remembering that these products should not be the basis of the nutrition of the spaniel. They are given only for a variety of menus. You can boil porridge both on water and milk, it is preferable to use hercules flakes, buckwheat, rice. In cereals, you can add a little vegetable oil and vegetables.
Vegetables and fruits. The following vegetables are suitable for feeding cocker – carrots, pumpkin, cucumbers, turnips, zucchini. It is better if they are raw, but you can give boiled. For better assimilation, they must be crushed and seasoned with vegetable oil, sour cream. It is good to add chopped greens as an additional source of nutrients. Fruits can be given as delicacies in small quantities, as they contain a lot of sugar. You can pamper your pet with a slice of apple, melon, watermelon, several berries of currants, strawberries, raspberries, cherries or cherries.
Sometimes it will not be amiss to include rye crackers and dried fruits in the diet.
As a prophylactic anthelmintic, you can give your pet chopped garlic by spreading it with butter on bread, or adding it to food. But no more than once a week and no more than one clove.

Cocker Spaniel History
Although the Cocker Spaniel breed was bred in the British Isles, Spain is considered their homeland. It is believed that it was from there that the ancestors of modern spaniels…

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Cocker Spaniel. Care and maintenance
Since the smooth-haired spaniel is very prone to tangling, it requires regular combing and also a bit more frequent bathing than dogs of other breeds. You also need to regularly…

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BIRD HUNTER - ENGLISH COKER SPANIEL
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Hygienic care for the English Cocker Spaniel
The hygiene procedures of an English Cocker Spaniel puppy must be taught as early as possible. In this case, the dog will perceive them calmly. Keep in mind that it’s…

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