English Springer Spaniel
About the BreedEnglish Springer Spaniels are obedient, friendly, and sociable. They are easy-going and eager to be a part of the family. The English Springer Spaniel will become hyperactive if ignored or unexercised. It enjoys playing with items it finds around the house such as socks and water bottles. English Springer Spaniels have a tendency to amuse themselves by snooping around in off-limits areas.
The English Springer Spaniel is known for its ability to get along well with other pets, dogs, and children. Some English Springer Spaniels may be aggressive with same sex dogs. As with all breeds, socialization when young is preferred to make the English Springer Spaniel more comfortable around others.
The English Springer Spaniel is a hunting breed with high exercise requirements. It is happiest on the hunt, but also enjoys going for a walk, playing in a large field, retrieving, and swimming.