If you decide to have a cocker spaniel, you need to know what genetic diseases your dog might face and what are the symptoms. Breed diseases are often difficult to treat, but can be stopped. In some cases, surgical intervention is required.
Beautiful hanging ears are one of the weaknesses of cocker spaniels. Continue reading
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
Caring for English Cocker Spaniels is quite time consuming. But only if you do not spare the time and effort to care for your pet, you can be proud of the beauty of the English Cocker Spaniel.
English Cocker Spaniel Hair Care
The wool of the English Cocker Spaniel is easily tangled, so it needs to be combed regularly. To care for the English Cocker Spaniel, you will need a massage brush (soft, with soft bristles). Continue reading