King Charles spaniel


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King Charles spaniel

a small, compact dog with domed head, very short nose, pendulous ears and long, silky, wavy coat; four solid or broken-colored varieties are recognized: black and tan, ruby (rich chestnut red), Blenheim (white with chestnut red patches, one of which must be in a white blaze in the center of the skull and called the 'lozenge' or 'kissing spot'), and tricolor (called Prince Charles in the United States) (white with black patches and tan markings). Similar to, but smaller than, the cavalier king charles spaniel. In the USA, the breed is called the English toy spaniel.
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EVERY dog has its day and yesterday it was the turn of Cavalier King Charles Spaniels in the latest mass pet walk in South Wales.
It's exciting to see the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel in fifth place in Dallas," says AKC spokesperson Lisa Peterson.
Her devoted Cavalier King Charles spaniel Casper stood guard over the body.
It was a gift from "school dog" Henry, headteacher Anne Whitehead's Cavalier King Charles Spaniel.
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It finds that while some steps have been taken in the right direction, some of the powers that be may have been barking up the wrong tree, as several breeds still face uncertain futures - including bulldogs, German shepherds and the Cavalier King Charles spaniel.
Tamara, who plans to move into the mansion next summer, has five dogs - Bulldog Alvin, Puggle Socky, Buster, a pugalier, Hob nob, a cavalier King Charles spaniel, and Duke, a chihuahua.
But it wasn't until 10 minutes later, when the pair returned to the scene, that Mrs Pattison made the discovery that their beloved Cavalier King Charles Spaniel had been snatched.
IN RECENT weeks I have read about two nasty dog attacks in the Coventry area, one regarding the King Charles Spaniel (Albert) who is still recovering from his injuries and the second attack to a 40-year-old man who was badly savaged and now is to undergo skin grafts.
The 35-year-old identical twin was stabbed through the chest after being attacked as she walked her King Charles Spaniel, Elvy, down a wooded path off Munden Drive, Herts.
The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel moved from 7th to 4th on the local 2007 list, matching the breed's national growth in popularity -- since 1997, this breed has seen a 406% increase in popularity across the country.