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American Cocker Spaniel

Also known as: Cocker Spaniel

Group: Sporting

Origin:United States

Today's Role: Companion Dog

History and Facts: Originated in the 19th century for hunting small game, this breed is descended from British "cocking" Spaniels.

Temperament / Behavior
The American Cocker Spaniel is gentle, playful, friendly and trainable.

Breed-Related Health Concerns
Hypothyroidism; patellar luxation; autoimmune diseases; urinary tract problems; skin conditions; eye and ear problems

Special Needs
Exercise: The American Cocker Spaniel requires daily brisk exercise.

Grooming: Your American Cocker Spaniel needs brushed 2 - 3 times per week and trimmed every 2 - 3 months. Clean ears weekly.