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French Spaniel

French Spaniel

Weight
50-60 Lbs
Height
21.5-24 Inches
Lifespan
10-12 Years
Exercise
45 Minutes Per Day

Overview

Weight
50-60 Lbs
Height
21.5-24 Inches
Lifespan
10-12 Years
Exercise
45 Minutes Per Day

The French Spaniel is a purebred dog breed that’s sociable, intelligent, and gentle. This dog breed has been around since the 14th century and was initially bred in France. The French Spaniel is a sporting dog and full of energy used for net hunting and falconry. Also, this dog breed goes by a couple of other nicknames, such as the Epagneul Francais, French Setter, and the Canadian Setter.

French Spaniels are an excellent choice for family companions dogs because they’re friendly all around. For instance, they’re loyal and affectionate with their family members. Also, they’re excellent around young children, other dogs, and meeting new people. There’s a lot to love about the French Spaniel. In addition, they’re an excellent watchdog, playful, and easy to train because they’re eager to please their owners. Even though they’re friendly and gentle, it’s a good idea to give them early socialization and training as with any other dog breed.

French Spaniel – A Great Family Dog

The French Spaniel is a medium-sized dog breed. For example, they can grow about 21.5 to 24 inches tall and weigh between 50 and 60 pounds. Also, they have a medium smooth coat that doesn’t require much grooming. However, this dog breed sheds a good amount. So, you’ll want to brush their coat at least once a week to keep it looking nice and to keep the shedding under control. In addition, the French Spaniel might drool somewhat, so wash their face once in a while to keep it clean.

Otherwise, this dog breed has moderate energy levels. They’ll only need about 45 minutes of physical activity per day. They can live in a bigger house with a fenced-in yard or an apartment, as long as they get the exercise they need. In addition, they’re prone to certain health issues. So, bringing them to the vet at least once a year is ideal.

Finally, the French Spaniel has an average lifespan of about ten to 12 years with proper care.

Photos of French Spaniel

Here are some Bernese mountain dog photos for you to get a good picture of the breed.
NAMES BY BREED

French Spaniel Names

Female, Male, Inspired by size or by coat color

Ricky

Huckleberry

Sunny

Thor

Vlad

Kimono

Duchess

Alexis

Lilla

Harriette

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