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Best lead for Cocker spaniel puppy

In 1991 we bought some rope type slip leads for our spaniels on the advice of a professional gundog trainer and – we still use the same leads now. They have seen some action – field trials, spaniel tests, shoots, dog walks etc,  yet are as good as new and on reflection have been excellent …

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What temperature do newborn puppies need? What you need to know

When you have a litter of puppies it is important to keep them warm and free from damp and draughts so that they stay healthy and don’t get chilled, which can be fatal to young puppies. The question on many breeders’ minds however is, what temperature do newborn puppies need? Newborn puppies should be kept …

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How many puppies do Cocker spaniels have?

The Cocker Spaniel is generally known by two titles, the English Cocker spaniel and the American Cocker spaniel. The two breeds are considered as separate breeds although they do originally come  from the same place. Both lines of Cocker spaniels typically have up to 12 puppies and as few as three, with average litter sizes …

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Best Spaniel Puppy Food

Best Food For A Spaniel Puppy You may be thinking about getting a spaniel puppy as your first dog or, you may have had other breeds and this is the first time that you have thought about getting a spaniel. Whatever your position it is always important to think about and research the type of …

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The Boykin Spaniel

If you are like me you will always be learning about dogs and the prospect of discovering breeds that you’ve never heard of before can be quite interesting and somewhat fascinating. Being from the United Kingdom I’m familiar with many of the spaniel breeds, the English Springer Spaniel, the English Cocker Spaniel, the American Cocker …

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Spaniel Breeds – Which Spaniel Should I Get?

Probably the biggest decision that you’ll make in your foray into the world of spaniels will be that of which spaniel should you get? In making this decision it is useful to consider why you want to get a spaniel, whether for working or as a pet and companion. Spaniels are a very adaptable, friendly …