how big do cocker spaniels get

How big do Cocker spaniels get?

As a pet or working dog a Cocker spaniel makes an ideal choice. Being of medium sized Cocker spaniels generally come in two ‘types’ – show Cockers or working Cockers. Typically a Cocker spaniel will weigh anything between 14 to 20 kilograms and will be anywhere from 12 to 16 inches tall at the shoulder. …

Why do dogs bark when there is nothing there

Why do dogs bark when there is nothing there?

Does your dog bark at nothing or seem to bark at nothing? It can be a mystery and can often seem a bit weird and, at times scary, when you witness your dog woofing away when there is nothing there. Dogs bark for lots of reasons and often when you think there is nothing there, …

foolproof way to give dog pills

Foolproof ways to give dogs pills. Discover how to do it.

Dogs seem to have an uncanny knack of knowing when you are about to try and give them a pill. Whether it is the smell, your body language or doggy intuition, your dog will often be aware of when the wormers are coming out. Getting a dog to take pills can be tricky but, with …

how to get a dog to like water

How to get a dog to like water. Learn the fun and easy way

Water, most dogs love or hate it with some unable to stay dry when they are near to it and others positively terrified at the sight of it. The easiest and best way to get a dog to like water is to take him to the beach or river on a hot day, let him …

are cocker spaniels high maintenance dogs

Are Cocker spaniels high maintenance? Read the truth here.

As an owner of Cocker spaniels I am more than familiar with this wonderful breed of dog. There are many that comment on the needs of Cocker spaniels, but, reading their views, it is clear that they have had little exposure to the breed. Cocker spaniels are no more demanding than any other dog. They …

Do dogs understand human laughter

Do dogs understand human laughter?

Many people believe that their dogs understand everything about them and will often say that their pooch knows every word that is said to him and how the owner feels. It is fair to say that dogs are very intuitive and can often tell just how their owners and family are feeling. But do dogs …