Dog Breed profiles
Sussex Spaniel Breed Profile
Sussex Spaniel fact file
KC Group: gundog
Good with children?: seek breeder advice
Exercise requirement: lots
Good guard dogs?: possibly
Moulting level: medium
Jogging partner: short runs
An obedient guard dog in disguise! Given the right socialization and training, they will fit well into any family, but as a rule are generally suited as one-man dogs.
Sussex Spaniel Character
Obedient, very loyal especially to the one owner, a good guard dog but owners should be aware of this characteristic and ensure their dog is well socialized. They like to be top dog in the household!
Sussex Spaniel Size
The Breed Standard stipulates an ideal height at withers to be 38-41cm. Weight 23kg.
Sussex Spaniel Health
Generally a healthy breed with few breed-specific problems.
Sussex Spaniel Special Care
Generally a robust breed - watch the guarding instinct.
Remember! All breed profiles are general and every dog is an individual.