English Cocker Spaniel is a medium sized breed with long ears that add to its adorable look. They were hunter dogs long back but today they make good companions as family pets.

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Key Vitals of English Cocker Spaniel Dog
Name Dog Breed Group Height Weight Life Span
English Cocker Spaniel Dog Sporting Dogs 1 foot 3 inches to 1 foot 5 inches 26 to 34 pounds 12 to 14 Years

Breed Characteristics:

Adaptability:

English Cocker Spaniel is rated 4 out of 5 in Adaptability. This means English Cocker Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Adaptability parameter.

English Cocker Spaniel is rated 5 out of 5 in Adaptibility in living in apartment. This means English Cocker Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Adaptibility in living in apartment parameter.

English Cocker Spaniel is rated 4 out of 5 in Good For Novice Owners. This means English Cocker Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Good For Novice Owners parameter.

English Cocker Spaniel is rated 5 out of 5 in Sensitivity Level.. This means English Cocker Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Sensitivity Level. parameter.

English Cocker Spaniel is rated 1 out of 5 in Tolerates Being Alone.. This means English Cocker Spaniel has scored low and is not suitable in Tolerates Being Alone. parameter.

English Cocker Spaniel is rated 4 out of 5 in Tolerates Cold Weather.. This means English Cocker Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Tolerates Cold Weather. parameter.

English Cocker Spaniel is rated 3 out of 5 in Tolerates Hot Weather.. This means English Cocker Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Tolerates Hot Weather. parameter.

All Around Friendliness:

English Cocker Spaniel is rated 5 out of 5 in All Around Friendliness.. This means English Cocker Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in All Around Friendliness. parameter.

English Cocker Spaniel is rated 5 out of 5 in Affectionate with Family.. This means English Cocker Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Affectionate with Family. parameter.

English Cocker Spaniel is rated 5 out of 5 in Incredibly Kid Friendly Dogs.. This means English Cocker Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Incredibly Kid Friendly Dogs. parameter.

English Cocker Spaniel is rated 5 out of 5 in Friendly Dog.. This means English Cocker Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Friendly Dog. parameter.

English Cocker Spaniel is rated 5 out of 5 in Friendly Toward Strangers.. This means English Cocker Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Friendly Toward Strangers. parameter.

Health Grooming:

English Cocker Spaniel is rated 3 out of 5 in Health Grooming.. This means English Cocker Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Health Grooming. parameter.

English Cocker Spaniel is rated 3 out of 5 in Amount Of Shedding.. This means English Cocker Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Amount Of Shedding. parameter.

English Cocker Spaniel is rated 1 out of 5 in Drooling Potential.. This means English Cocker Spaniel has scored low and is not suitable in Drooling Potential. parameter.

English Cocker Spaniel is rated 3 out of 5 in Easy To Groom.. This means English Cocker Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Easy To Groom. parameter.

English Cocker Spaniel is rated 4 out of 5 in General Health.. This means English Cocker Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in General Health. parameter.

English Cocker Spaniel is rated 5 out of 5 in Potential For Weight Gain.. This means English Cocker Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Potential For Weight Gain. parameter.

English Cocker Spaniel is rated 2 out of 5 in Size.. This means English Cocker Spaniel has scored low and is not suitable in Size. parameter.

Trainability:

English Cocker Spaniel is rated 4 out of 5 in Trainability.. This means English Cocker Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Trainability. parameter.

English Cocker Spaniel is rated 4 out of 5 in Easy To Train.. This means English Cocker Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Easy To Train. parameter.

English Cocker Spaniel is rated 5 out of 5 in Intelligence.. This means English Cocker Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Intelligence. parameter.

English Cocker Spaniel is rated 3 out of 5 in Potential For Mouthiness.. This means English Cocker Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Potential For Mouthiness. parameter.

English Cocker Spaniel is rated 5 out of 5 in Prey Drive.. This means English Cocker Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Prey Drive. parameter.

English Cocker Spaniel is rated 4 out of 5 in Tendency To Bark Or Howl.. This means English Cocker Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Tendency To Bark Or Howl. parameter.

English Cocker Spaniel is rated 4 out of 5 in Wanderlust Potential.. This means English Cocker Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Wanderlust Potential. parameter.

Exercise Needs:

English Cocker Spaniel is rated 4 out of 5 in Exercise Needs.. This means English Cocker Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Exercise Needs. parameter.

English Cocker Spaniel is rated 5 out of 5 in Energy Level.. This means English Cocker Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Energy Level. parameter.

English Cocker Spaniel is rated 3 out of 5 in Intensity.. This means English Cocker Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Intensity. parameter.

English Cocker Spaniel is rated 4 out of 5 in Exercise Needs.. This means English Cocker Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Exercise Needs. parameter.

English Cocker Spaniel is rated 5 out of 5 in Potential For Playfulness.. This means English Cocker Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Potential For Playfulness. parameter.

Vital Stats:

Dog Breed Group

Sporting Dogs

Height

1 foot, 3 inches to 1 foot, 5 inches tall at the shoulder

Weight

26 to 34 pounds

Life Span

12 to 14 years

Highlights

English Cocker Spaniels can be difficult to housetrain. Crate-training is recommended.Some English Cockers bark a lot.English Cockers are eager to please and like to be close to their families. But they are hunting dogs and might start chasing birds or small animals when outside. Be sure to keep your English Cocker on a leash whenever you aren’t in a fenced area. Teach him to come to you when you call.Cockers have a ‘soft’ personality. Harsh training methods may make them fearful or shut down altogether. Be sure to use gentle, consistent training to get the best results.If your English Cocker doesn’t get enough exercise, he may become obese and destructive.An English Cocker Spaniel’s long ears are susceptible to ear infections.To get a healthy dog, never buy a puppy from an irresponsible breeder, puppy mill, or pet store. Look for a reputable breeder who tests her breeding dogs to make sure they’re free of genetic diseases that they might pass onto the puppies, and that they have sound temperaments.