Pont-Audemer Spaniel

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Pont-Audemer Spaniel
Pont-Audemer Spaniel or Épagneul de Pont-Audemer.JPG
Other namesEpagneul Pont-Audemer
Setter of Pont-Audemer
OriginFrance
Classification / standards
FCI standard
Domestic dog (Canis lupus familiaris)

The Pont-Audemer Spaniel (or Epagneul Pont-Audemer in French) is a medium size, rare breed of gundog, belonging to the type called spaniels.[1]

History[change | change source]

These dogs were first bred for hunting in France in the 1800s.[2]

Colour[change | change source]

They are usually a dark brown colour called Liver[1]

Temper[change | change source]

Pont-Audemer Spaniels are usually gentle and easy to train, they are fun loving dogs and in France have the name "le petit clown des marais", which means "the little clown of the marshes".[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Breed Standards : Epagneul Pont-Audemer - United Kennel Club (UKC)". www.ukcdogs.com.
  2. Leighton, Robert (1907). The New Book of the Dog. New York; London: Cassell. p. 500. ISBN 9781440089428.
  3. "Pont-Audemer Spaniel - Price, Temperament, Life span". Dogbreedslist.