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English Cocker Spaniels: the most honest advice you'll ever find about English Cocker Spaniel puppies and adult dogs. Traits, characteristics, temperament, personality, behavior, buying, adopting, training, feeding, and health care.

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English Cocker Spaniels...
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By Michele Welton. Copyright © 2000-2013



English Cocker Spaniel Dog Breed Review

Dog breed reviewWhat's Good About 'Em,
What's Bad About 'Em.


The most honest dog breed review you'll ever find. Temperament, personality, behavior, traits, and characteristics. As an Obedience Instructor and Breed Selection Consultant for over 30 years, I give you my honest opinions about the breed – I hold nothing back.

English Cocker Spaniel FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions about the traits and characteristics of English Cocker Spaniels.


Training English Cocker Spaniels

I'll show you how to teach your English Cocker Spaniel puppy or adult dog to listen to you and do what you say. My training methods are based on respect and sensible leadership. No hitting, yelling, choke collars, shock collars, or clicker training.

English Cocker Spaniel Health & Feeding

Learn about the best dog foods, vaccinations and booster shots (needed or not?), natural treatments for English Cocker Spaniel health problems, spaying and neutering pros and cons, and more.

Buying or Adopting an English Cocker Spaniel

Good breeders versus bad breeders – how to tell the difference. Adopting your English Cocker Spaniel from a rescue group. Temperament tests for evaluating English Cocker Spaniel puppies and adult dogs for sale or adoption.