Choosing a Flushing Breed – Part II, by James B. Spencer

For those of you who like a little variety in their lives and to have something that is unique, there are four uncommon spaniel breeds to consider. The Clumber Spaniel is physically an awesome dog. Standing only 17 – 19 inches, they weigh from 65 to 85 pounds. The ponderous head is very British. The […]

The Spaniel’s Job

American’s are not purists. We abhor specialization. We—almost completely—expand every specialization to a more general use. Small wonder we have pursued the “all-round” hunting dog as if it were the American Holy Grail. Anyone who has  tried all three types of sporting dogs—putting them to the widest possible use in American hunting conditions—will tell you […]