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Boykin Spaniel

Boykin Spaniel
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The Boykin-Spaniel breed owns a classic-Spaniel kind head, with these wide set sights that are almond-shaped. This variety has the long-pendants drop-ears that own long hair. The muzzle is accurate. If permitted these tail remains docked. Both have a waterproof-coat that is slightly wavy or either can remain curly, though is a soft coat. The colours remain liver & brown. Both are a bigger dog-than a cocker-spaniel. That is a hunting-dog, and so extra care is provided to their capability than the looks.

These history of these Boykin Spaniel-dog starts among a stray nature found on a man called-Alexander, who realized what an excellent hunting companion the dog occurred. Alexander presented his puppy to Whitaker-Boykin. The dog is male, and these Boykin Spaniel-breed has arrived from the one puppy. 

He was-crossbred with these American water-Spaniel, Pointers, Springer-spaniels, & Chesapeake Bay-Retrievers. That is a famous dog in these southern United-States, particularly with bird hunters. Everything the breeders continue hoping to leave this dog on the sporting-group sometime in these future.


These Boykin Spaniel remains a laboring dog & needs more of daily application, including long-walks. The breed owns a high-drive are so willing & need to continue working. They've an active thought that requires to be applied as well. Minus daily long-walks, this breed would find more ways to satisfy themselves, this isn't recommended. When this remains a docile & pleasant dog, it's to be retained, that is a working-dog which loves on operating. 

This puppy is an excellent-swimmer, but caution must be-taken as they remain prone to-Spaniel, ear-infections. They've excellent field capability, with a fine-nose and great-enthusiasm. The dog requires an owner which can interact well with these dog, that bestows good & natural leadership, & someone that likes to operate a lot.


The Boykin-Spaniel breed could have eye-problems, hip-dyspraxia, and on some lines both can own heart and skin-problems. A careful-checking & looking after these ears, is significant with the breed.


These Boykin Spaniel remains a simple breed on grooming, and only needs brushing each few days. When this dog could swim it's odd to state bathing isn't a good'idea but if washed so much this only strips out these dogs natural-oils, which could lead to skin-problems & a lank-coat. Weekly inspections of the ears are significant as well.


The Boykin-Spaniel dog is alright in an-apartment; providing one exercise daily, long-walks are a necessity for the breed. The dog is the working dog, & is happy doing a working-dog, so conservative thought ought to go inside choosing the dog as a household-pet.

Breed Information

Popularity:2018: #98
2017: #98
2016: #110
2015: #107
Origin:United States
Breed Group:Sporting (AKC:2009)
Gun Dog (UKC)
Life span:14-16 years
Height:15-18 inches (38-46 cm)
Weight:25-40 pounds (11-18 kg)
Litter Size:5-7 puppies
Puppy Price:Average $800 - $1000 USD

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Dog names

Rank Male Female
1 Charlie Lucy
2 Cooper Molly
3 Bear Chloe
4 Bentley Roxy
5 Baxter Piper
6 Sammy Layla
7 Jasper Olive
8 Blue Missie
9 Loki Holly
10 Romeo Dakota
11 Ace Sugar
12 Joey Athena
13 Chance Peanut
14 Oreo Macy
15 Benny Allie
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