Cocker Spaniels

Cocker Spaniels

Cocker Spaniels are one of our most popular breeds. Also known as English Cocker Spaniels, Cocker Spaniels are a medium sized dog and a pedigree breed.
Lifespan
11-12 years
Breed group
Gun dog
Weight
Male: 13-14kg
Female: 13-14kg
Height
Male: 39-41cm
Female: 38-38cm
Pedigree
Yes
Other names
English Cocker Spaniel, Merry Cocker
Health tests available
BVA/KC/ISDS Eye Scheme, DNA test - prcd-PRA, DNA test - FN, BVA/KC Hip Dysplasia Scheme, BVA/KC/ISDI Gonioscopy, DNA test - AMS
Characteristics
Size
Medium
Exercise needs
High
Easy to train
High
Shedding
Medium
Grooming
needs
High
Good with
Children
Suited to older children
Health of breed
High
Cost to keep
Medium
Intelligence
High
Tolerates being alone
Calm