Dogs

American Cocker Spaniel

The American Cocker Spaniel breed belongs to the sporting dog breed group. This breed is somehow related to the English Cocker Spaniel breed. Both of these breeds diverged during the 20th century. In the US, it is famous as Cocker Spaniel but in other parts of the world, this breed is famous as American Cocker Spaniel. The cost of the American Cocker Spaniel breed is $1000 – $2000 if bought from a good breeder.

The breed raises many eyebrows for it’s colors, characteristics, and personality. It is also one of the prominent dog breeds in the world.

Breed Information

Dog SizeSmall
ColourBlack, Brown, Red
Dog Breed GroupSporting
Height13-15 Inches
Weight20-30 Pounds
Coat LengthMedium
Life Span10-14 Years
OriginSpain
CharacteristicsThe American Cocker Spaniel has characteristics like trusting, outgoing, sociable, joyful, etc.
HistoryThe American Cocker Spaniel breed originated in Spain and they were known as bird hunters. For centuries, the European, as well as British spaniels, were land spaniels as well as water spaniels.
PersonalityThe American Cocker Spaniel breed has a friendly personality. They are affectionate and like to cuddle with their owner. Also, they are playful, active, and love to do normal exercise.
HealthThe American Cocker Spaniel is a healthy breed. But they can face health issues like infections, hip issues, etc. So, taking care of them is important.
CareThis breed is a sporting breed. So, they need proper exercise to maintain muscle tone, discharge energy, etc. Also, they love to play with different toys or tools.
FeedingThe American Cocker Spaniel requires proper feed to stay fit and healthy. Their feed should be decided by the best vet.
Coat Color And GroomingThis breed is available in various colors like black, brown, buff, etc. They need combing every other day to maintain their coat.
Relationship with Children And Other PetsThis breed can be great family dogs as they are great with children as well as other pets. They are sensitive and people-pleasers. So, they like being around people.
Temperament and TrainingThe American Cocker Spaniel breed is playful, active, and social. Also, they are sensitive which is why harsh training won’t work in their favor.
PriceAround $1000 - $2000

You may also like...