Cocker Spaniel – Page 9 – Dog Breed Review

Cocker Spaniel

Fun Cocker Spaniel Facts

  • Ruby, a Cocker Spaniel, was the first ever of the breed to win the American Kennel Club’s hunting title.
  • The classic 1955 Disney movie, Lady and The Tramp, featured a Cocker named, Lady.
  • Cocker Spaniels have fared well at the Westminster dog show winning a total of four times.
  • The English royal class was quite fond of the Cocker Spaniel. The Queen of England was said to have owned several.
  • Celebrities sure do love this breed including, George Clooney (Einstein), Oprah Winfrey (Sophie), Elton John(Arthur), and President Nixon (Checkers) each owned a Cocker.
  • They are considered to be the smallest of the Sporting Group breed, according to the American Kennel Club.