Welsh springer spaniel


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Welsh springer spaniel

a medium-sized dog of the spaniel type, midway in size between the Cocker spaniel and English springer spaniel. It is compact with pendulous ears, docked tail, and a red and white, thick, silky coat that is flat on the body but forms feathering on the legs, ears and under the body. Called also Starter.
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Breeds on the 'at watch' list, from left, the Cardigan corgi, Welsh springer spaniel, Pembroke corgi and sealyham terrier
There were 396 new Welsh springer spaniels registered with the Kennel Club last year but only 273 new ones so far this year.
Mr Mitchell, who represents Sutton Coldfield in the House of Commons, appeared to be delighted with Welsh springer spaniel Molly's award.
I would probably say going to buy our dog (well our puppy, as he was then) a black and white Welsh springer spaniel called Scamp.
LIVELY Welsh springer spaniel Molly has proved herself to be one of Parliament's top dogs.
Welsh springer spaniels wade into a cool, safe pond in Battle Ground, WA.
On our shoot we have two labradors, one cocker spaniel and three Welsh springer spaniels.

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