Perhaps the perfect-sized dog for any living situation, cocker spaniels were once the most popular breed in the U.S. thanks to their gentle and playful demeanor. When properly groomed, they are a sight to behold.
Cockers play well and love long walks. Originally bred for hunting, the only thing they seek out now is your unabridged devotion.
Temperament: Gentle, smart, happy
Height: 14.5-15.5 inches (male), 13.5-14.5 inches (female)
Weight: 25-30 pounds (male), 20-25 pounds (female)
Life expectancy: 10-14 years