American Cocker Spaniel
(Cocker Spaniel)

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American Cocker Spaniel
Cocker Spaniel

United States 1800s.
The cocker spaniel was created by crossing setters & spaniels . America created its own version of the cocker which is a seperate breed from the English Cocker Spaniel

Companion, Retrieving

Life Expectancy
This breed can live as long as 13-14 years of age

Weight & Height
24 to 29 pounds & 14-15 inches tall

Known Health Problems
Cataracts & other eye conditions, Epilepsy, Hypothyroidism, Hip Dysplasia, PRA, Von Willbrand's Disease.

Physical Description
Small, compact dog is square in shape with long drop ears, brown eyes and a nose that is black or brown. The tail is docked.

Cheerful, loving & gentle, this dog is always eager to please its master. They do well with children & other animals and are easily obedienced trained.


Living Conditions
Will do ok in apartment

Brush at least 2 times a week. This breed does require some proffesional grooming

Exercise daily on a lead to keep it from becoming overweight

Coat Texture
Silky, medium length coat has a dense undercoat with feathering on the ears, chest, belly and legs.

Coat Colors




Chocolate & White

Red & White

Black & White





Choc White

Red White

Black White


Average litter size 4-6 puppies

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Continental Kennel Club
American Kennel Club
United Kennel Club
New Zealand Kennel Club
American Pet Registry
Fédération Cynologique Internationale
Canadian Kennel ClubNational Kennel Club


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