Name : American Cocker 
                                     Spaniel
                      Origin : North America
                      Group : Dog

            Average Size : 38cm (15in)
      Average Weight : 12.7kg (28lbs)
  Average Life Span : 15 years

                         Type : Gun Dog
                     Colour : White, Black, Tan, 
                                       Brown, Grey,
                                       Red, Fawn
           Temperment : Friendly, happy and 
                                           enthusiastic
Distinctive Feature : Long, dropped ears
                                    and feathered feet
  1. Among gun dogs, the American Cocker Spaniel is the smallest breed.
  2. Though descendants of the English Cocker Spaniels, they are now recognized as a different breed.
  3. They are small, compact dogs with soft and gentle mouths.
  4. Distinctively, they have rounded heads with long fluffy ears falling on either sides.
  5. They have medium-length, thick, soft coat in a variety of colors.
  6. With their fur being most prominent on their ears and feet.
  7. They are loyal, excitable, joyful, trusting, obedient and very eager to please.
  8. They run, swim and retrieve toys to exercise their wild hunting instincts.
  9. American Cocker Spaniels are an extremely popular domestic breed of dogs.
  10. Often, they are also used as gun dogs to flush out small game birds.
  11. There are a lot of variations within the breed
  12. They are known to face numerous health conditions including IMHA

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