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Breed:

Field Spaniel

Group (AKC):

Sporting

Country of Origin19th century England
Type of coatslightly wavy, medium length, absorbant
Groomingregular bathing, brushing, clipping, nail trimming, ear cleaning, eye cleaning
Average height18 inches
Average weight35-55 pounds
Activity levelvery high, good endurance
Watchdoghigh ability, good barker
Protectionno
Intelligencehigh
Trainabilityhigh, good sense of smell may be distracting, good retrievers, come command difficult to master
Compatibility with childrengood with children who are considerate, may snap over food or toys, older children preferrred, no roughhousing
Characterusually docile, instinct for problem solving
Ideal home environmenthouse with fenced yard
Ideal ownerfirm and patient with time to train and socialize
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Additional notes:

This is a poi-dog version of all the spaniels. It likes fields.

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