Welsh Springer Spaniel

When you combine handsome with intelligent you get the Welsh Springer Spaniel. Somewhere in the middle of the spaniel world—Welshies aren’t as popular as the Boykin or Cocker but certainly edge out the Clumber and Field.

While it’s not unique for a breed to have a murky history, as does the Welsh Springer Spaniel, historians do believe this breed to be ancient.

In fact, certain historians believe the breed to be the oldest of all spaniels from the U.K.

So what makes this sporting breed such a wonderful choice as a household pet?

Here is what you need to know about the Welsh Springer Spaniel.