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Clumber Spaniel

Size: Large

Weight: 55 - 85 lbs.

Height: 17" - 20"

Life Span: 10 - 13 years

Health Problems: Entropion; intervertebral disk disease

Origin: England

Also Known As: No Nicknames.

Group: Sporting

Category: Companion Dog, Bird Flushing, Retriever

Exercise Needs

The Clumber Spaniel requires brisk daily exercise.

Grooming Needs

The Clumber Spaniel needs daily brushing and ear cleaning.


The Clumber Spaniel is affectionate, gentle and easy-going breed.

Compatibility with Kids

Very good with children.


Dating back to the late 18th century, this may have been a mix of Basset Hound and Alpine Spaniel. This breed was popular for flushing out birds and retrieving them.

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