The sturdy, medium-sized Field Spaniel dog breed was originally developed to retrieve game from land or water. Today, while he retains his excellent hunting skills, he is mainly a family companion and show dog and is rarely seen in the field. He loves people and is a loyal family friend.

Watch and learn about Field Spaniel dog’s key characteristics:

Key Vitals of Field Spaniel Dog
Name Dog Breed Group Height Weight Life Span
Field Spaniel Dog Sporting Dogs 1 foot, 4 inches to 1 foot, 7 inches tall at the shoulder 37 to 45 pounds 10 to 12 years

Breed Characteristics:

Adaptability:

Field Spaniel is rated 3 out of 5 in Adaptability. This means Field Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Adaptability parameter.

Field Spaniel is rated 1 out of 5 in Adaptibility in living in apartment. This means Field Spaniel has scored low and is not suitable in Adaptibility in living in apartment parameter.

Field Spaniel is rated 3 out of 5 in Good For Novice Owners. This means Field Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Good For Novice Owners parameter.

Field Spaniel is rated 4 out of 5 in Sensitivity Level. This means Field Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Sensitivity Level parameter.

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

Field Spaniel is rated 3 out of 5 in Tolerates Cold Weather. This means Field Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Tolerates Cold Weather parameter.

Field Spaniel is rated 4 out of 5 in Tolerates Hot Weather. This means Field Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Tolerates Hot Weather parameter.

All Around Friendliness:

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

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

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

Field Spaniel is rated 4 out of 5 in Friendly Dog. This means Field Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Friendly Dog parameter.

Field Spaniel is rated 4 out of 5 in Friendly Toward Strangers. This means Field Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Friendly Toward Strangers parameter.

Health Grooming:

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

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

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

Field Spaniel is rated 4 out of 5 in Easy To Groom. This means Field Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Easy To Groom parameter.

Field Spaniel is rated 3 out of 5 in General Health. This means Field Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in General Health parameter.

Field Spaniel is rated 4 out of 5 in Potential For Weight Gain. This means Field Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Potential For Weight Gain parameter.

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

Trainability:

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

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

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

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

Field Spaniel is rated 4 out of 5 in Prey Drive. This means Field Spaniel has scored high and is suitable in Prey Drive parameter.

Field Spaniel is rated 2 out of 5 in Tendency To Bark Or Howl. This means Field Spaniel has scored low and is not suitable in Tendency To Bark Or Howl parameter.

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

Exercise Needs:

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

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

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

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

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

Vital Stats:

Dog Breed Group

Sporting Dogs

Height

1 foot, 4 inches to 1 foot, 7 inches tall at the shoulder

Weight

37 to 45 pounds

Life Span

10 to 12 years

Highlights

Field Spaniels need regular contact with people; they become neurotic if locked away in a kennel or out in a yard with no human companionship.Socialize them well when young to avoid timidity and problems with other dogs.They are active dogs and require regular exercise.They will follow their nose so a securely fenced yard is a must.Field Spaniels love water and will play in any water they find, including their water bowl in the house. They will share the fun by bringing the water to you also.They love to eat and will steal food when possible.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.