Welsh Springer Spaniel

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Welsh Springer Spaniel
Welsh Springer Spaniel 1.jpg
Other namesWelsh Springer
Welsh Starter
Common nicknamesWelshie
OriginWales
Traits
Height Dogs 18–19 in (46–48 cm)
Bitches 17–18 in (43–46 cm)
Coat Naturally straight flat and soft to the touch, never wiry or wavy
Colour Rich red and white only. Any pattern is acceptable and any white area may be flecked with red ticking.
Kennel club standards
The Kennel Club standard
FCI standard
Dog (domestic dog)

The Welsh Springer Spaniel is a breed of dog and a member of the spaniel family. They are similar to the English Springer Spaniel and historically have also been called the Welsh Spaniel and the Welsh Cocker Spaniel. This breed is usually energetic and helps hunters. They are used as a flushing dog.[1] They are closely related to the English Springer Spaniel and the Cocker Spaniel.[2]

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  1. "The Welsh Springer Spaniel". American Kennel Club. Retrieved 10 August 2015.
  2. "Welsh Springer Spaniel (Welsh Springer) (Welshie)". Dog Breed Info Center. Retrieved 10 August 2015.

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