American Cocker Spaniel

© K Murray

The American Cocker Spaniel is the smallest member of the Sporting Group. He must be free and merry, sound, well balanced throughout, and in action show a keen inclination to work; equable in temperament with no suggestion of timidity

Temperament: The American Cocker Spaniel makes for a great family pet , they are excellent with children, when raised and socialized properly and they can adapt well to living with other pets.  The most important line in our breed standard, is “Above all they must be merry”, they should not be shy or aggressive.

Height: Males ideally 15”, but not to exceed 15 ½”  Females ideally 14”, but not to exceed 14 ½”

Weight: Males 25-28 lbs. Females 18-22 lbs

Colour:  American Cocker Spaniels come in many different colours, they can be Black, Black/tan, Blonde (from dark red to an almost silver colour), Chocolate, Chocolate/Tan, Black/White, Red/White, Tri, Chocolate/White, Chocolate Tri, Sable, Sable/white, Roan(with or without tan points).

Coat: Long silky coat, cool to the touch.

Feeding: High quality kibble diet or raw.  But watch to not over feed.

Activity level: They can fit and adapt into any lifestyle.  They enjoy playing, and make a great breed for an active family, they love agility and obedience.  They also love to curl up on the couch and get plenty of attention.

© Marlene Ness
© Marlene Ness
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