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5 edition of The Working Springer Spaniel found in the catalog.

The Working Springer Spaniel

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Published by Swan Hill Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dogs,
  • Hunting or shooting animals & game,
  • Nature,
  • Animals,
  • Pets,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Dogs - Breeds - Sporting Dogs

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages242
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8991250M
    ISBN 101854873121
    ISBN 109781854873125
    OCLC/WorldCa40198026

    Potential health problems. They love water and tend to get wet whenever they have the chance. Working style Springers have a short coat and short ears, they are extremely different from the show style Springer, The working Springer is never represented in Confirmation shows but does extremely well at agility. We would strongly recommend that new owners select an Assured Breeder from the puppy lists on the Find a Puppy service to help ensure the best chance of finding a healthy puppy and having a rewarding dog-owning experience. It has exceptional stamina and needs moderate amounts of activity, to focus its mind and to provide exercise, although this is different for each dog. The ears are different, the ESS having a more lobular ear, compared to the "vine leaf" shaped ears called for in the WSS.

    Most hunters prefer that their dog not flush in that style, as it can present a risk to the dog. Working Cocker Spaniels A cocker bred from working lines physically resembles their ancestors quite closely. Highly thought of by the police as sniffer dogs, well known in the field trial world for their tireless enthusiasm, many a rough shooting man's friend, a joy to behold when moving round the show ring in their own distinctive style, a wonderful family pet and a good companion for young and old alike. Some individuals can be so persistently affectionate that they become clingy, which can result in separation anxiety and destructiveness when left alone. Further information: Detection dog The Springer Spaniel is used as a sniffer dog. A healthy Springer Spaniel should eat about 1, calories per day.

    Some field trial dogs will often get airborne during a flush. From hip problems to eye problems to metabolic diseases, English Springer Spaniels are risky in the health department. Finding a rescue dog Health Screening and the KC How to breed dogs using artificial insemination How to get involved in different activities with your dog How to get started with dog training How to register your dog with the KC Kennel Club endorsements Moving House with your dog Road travel with your dog So you are thinking of working with dogs? Early socialization and stable parents are essential in this breed. We believe the Welsh Springer is slightly more "independent" than the English meaning they have a stronger will.


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The Working Springer Spaniel book

Socialization can't change a genetically bad temperament. From over a hundred years of selective breeding, these dogs have evolved to be brave, with have a high hunting drive but a biddable nature that makes them relatively easy to train. The ability to hup a dog actively working a running bird allows the handler and any gunners to keep up without having to run.

Your puppy will learn the 21 skills that all family dogs need to know. Companion Gundogs Working and Show cockers both share a love of their human companions, but because of the demands of the field Working cockers can be a little overly clingy.

Traditionally a docked breed, dependent on legislation in the country of origin, [4] and where allowed the dew claws can be removed.

Do not run away with the idea though that the breed is a paragon of virtue, the breed standard states "Symmetrically built, compact, strong, merry, active.

Rheged Springer Spaniels

Thinking of using your dog at stud? English Springer Spaniels need extensive exposure to people and to unusual sights and sounds. Contact Us The Kennel Club, makes no warranty as to the quality or fitness of any puppies offered for sale.

Working Style English Springer As you may have seen there are 3 very different types of English Springer Spaniels which have all been registered as the one breed.

Finding a rescue dog Health Screening and the KC How to breed dogs using artificial insemination How to get involved in different activities with your dog How to get started with dog training How to register your dog with the KC Kennel Club endorsements Moving House with your dog Road travel with your dog So you are thinking of working with dogs?

Puppies being docked must be microchipped, either at the time of docking or when the vet considers they are old enough. You have more chance of winning the Lottery than seeing a dual purpose champion again! My first impressions of a Welsh is that it is a smaller dog although there is actually not so much difference or shouldn't be in height.

Terriers of any type or combination of types. Hip dysplasia and progressive retinal atrophy PRA a degeneration of the retina causing vision loss leading to blindness are two such diseases for which veterinarians are working on genetic markers to determine carriers.

The English Springer also takes part in many other canine related activities such as Obedience, Tracking and Agility where he can provide a lot of fun and interest both for himself and his owner. Each guide is designed to give you key information and advice about some of the different issues you may face during your relationship with your dog i.

Training the Working Spaniel

He is a first class worker, combining agility and versatility to act on all types of land and in all weathers, with his excellent sense of smell, loyalty, balance, easiness of learning and permanent willingness to work in the field to the instructions of his owner.

If you don't want to deal with Soft Mouth Springers are taught to deliver game with a soft mouth, meaning he does not puncture it with his teeth. The ears are less pendulous. Without exercise an English Springer Spaniel can be a boisterous handful, especially when young.

Many show bred English could be trained to work as most retain some degree of natural ability but unfortunately the working English Springers could not be shown, as they simply do not fit the Standard laid down by the Kennel Club, many being hardly recognisable as the breed they are registered as.

Potential separation anxiety. If you want a dog whoThe Working Section exists to help to promote and assist members in the training of their dogs to the gun. The Welsh Springer is a dual purpose spaniel in that the breed has not split into show and working types and we believe that it is important to develop the natural working instincts of the breed whilst breeding from sound stock.

The Working Cocker Spaniel

Some well respected Springer Spaniel experts were asked, what they thought were the main differences in looks & character between the Welsh & the English Springer Spaniel. Please scroll down this page t o read their answers. It is well worth the read.

Information Available through the Website. Thinking of having an English Springer Spaniel; KC Stud Book Bands; Crufts ; KC Show Gundog Working Certificate; HEALTH MATTERS. General. General Daily Care and Attention for your English Springer Spaniel; Guidelines to Feeding your English Springer Spaniel; General Health Guide Check List; Ethical.

Based on the author's knowledge gained from nearly 40 years' experience with both breeds, this is a guide to choosing, training, breeding and trialing a working springer spaniel or cocker spaniel.

Spaniel (English Springer) puppies for sale Select Area. Please select the area you would like to locate a puppy from the list below. You can also select an area on the map. Finding Spaniel (English Springer) puppies for sale List.

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