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Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

Size: Small

Weight: 13 - 18 lbs.

Height: 12" - 13"

Life Span: 9 - 14 years

Health Problems: Syringomyelia; hereditary eye diseases; patellar luxation; epilepsy

Origin: England

Also Known As: No Nicknames.

Group: Companion

Category: Companion Dog

Exercise Needs

The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel requires moderate exercise.

Grooming Needs

The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel must be thoroughly groomed often.

Temperament

The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel is lively, affectionate and easy-going.

Compatibility with Kids

Good with children.

History

A descendant of the English Toy Spaniel, this dog was bred for hunting small game and as a lap dog during the 17th century.

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