Welsh Springer Spaniel

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Welsh Springer Spaniel
Welsh Springer Spaniel 1.jpg
A Welsh Springer Spaniel
Other namesWelsh Springer
Welsh Cocker Spaniel
Welsh Starter
Common nicknamesWelshie
Height Male 18–19 in (46–48 cm)
Female 17–18 in (43–46 cm)
Coat Naturally straight flat and soft to the touch, never wiry or wavy
Color Rich red and white only. Any pattern is acceptable and any white area may be flecked with red ticking.
Classification / standards
FCI Group 8, Section 2 #126 standard
AKC Sporting standard
ANKC Group 3 (Gundogs) standard
CKC Sporting dogs standard
KC (UK) Gundogs standard
NZKC Gundog standard
UKC Gun Dog Breeds standard
Domestic dog (Canis lupus familiaris)

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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