Brittany Spaniel
Epagneul Breton

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Brittany Spaniel
Epagneul Breton
American Brittany
French Brittany

France, 1700s
There are infact 2 versions of this breed.. One being the French Brittany and the other the American Brittany. The French Brittany is smaller in size and is allowed to have the black coloration on the coat and nose. The American Brittany is larger in size and is not accepted to have any black on the coat or nose.

Companion, Retrieving

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

Weight & Height
French Brittany ** weight: 30-40lbs height: 17-20 1/2 inches
American Brittany ** weight: 35-40lbs height: 17-21inches

Known Health Problems
Hip & Elbow Dysplasia, Epilepsy, Heart Defects, PRA,

Physical Description
Medium size, leggy, compact dog. The eyes are dark and deep set, The ears are short, triangular drop ears that are set high and the nose is fawn, tan, brown or pink in color. The tail is naturally short or docked.

Friendly , gentle & good with children. This breed is intelligent and obedient.


Living Conditions
Will do best with an active owner in a rural or suburban home.

brush twice a week for about 5 minutes

High exercise needs for this breed. Needs to be exercised daily to keep it from becomming a nervous dog and to keep it happy and healthy

Coat Texture
Soft, wavy coat

Coat Colors

Liver & White

Orange & White

Black & White

Black Tricolor

Liver Tricolor

Liver White

Orange White

Black White

Black Tricolor

Liver Tricolor


6 - 10 puppies are usually born per litter. Training and socialization should begin at an early age.

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


If you have a GOOD quality photo of a Brittany Spaniel like the ones posted.. you are welcome to send them into us for consideration for our page.. Please note the space is limited so we will only be accepting good quality clear photos for display..

This is Cloe Mae

This is Djina

This is Obie

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This is Cloe Mae

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Brittany Spaniel Breeders

Please make sure you do your research on every breeder before purchasing puppies. Pets Place does not take any responsibility for any breeders listed that may not be reputable or up to your standards. This is your responsibilty as the buyer to do your research to make sure all appropriate health tests are done by the person you are purchasing your dog from.

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