Clumber spaniel


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Clumber spaniel

a heavy, powerfully built dog with long body, short legs and very large head. The coat is flat, silky and white with small lemon-colored markings mainly around the head.
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For one thing, they're pure white which makes them highly visible in thick underbrush," said Carol Reeves, the field chair for the Clumber Spaniel Club of America.
I went to the annual Pheasants Forever Pheasant Fest in Des Moines, Iowa, with one aim in mind--to interview a Clumber spaniel.
He had his seven fine Clumber spaniels with us and we went into the Slopes, with such a funny old Gamekeeper, Walters, in order that I should see how the dogs found out their game.
Bob Wickwire is the field chair for the Clumber Spaniel Club of America, and he and his wife Julie owned Ch.
Fortunately, there is a small but growing contingent of dedicated Clumber spaniel enthusiasts who are committed to maintaining the characteristic Clumber type as well as enjoying a day in the field with their dogs.
are small (they rank 122nd in popularity out of AKC's 158 breeds), Clumber spaniels are esteemed for their willingness to plunge into the heaviest cover to find and flush grouse, pheasant and woodcock.
With its heavy-set body and distinctive rolling trot, Clumber spaniels work close to the hunter and maintain a slow but steady pace all day.