Clumber Spaniel

Published: Last updated: by Kyle J. Larson

Average size and lifespan

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Height: 1ft 5in - 1ft 8in
Weight: 55-85lbs
Lifespan: 12 - 13 Years

Behavior

  • Affection4/5
  • Kid-Friendly3/5
  • Stranger-Friendly3/5
  • Dog-Friendly4/5
  • Barking Amount1/5

Care

  • Grooming Difficulty2/5
  • Shedding Amount4/5
  • Easy to Train4/5
  • Can Be Alone3/5
  • Exercise Need3/5

Environment

  • Cold Tolerance4/5
  • Heat Tolerance3/5
  • Apartment-Friendly3/5

Clumber Spaniel Information

Clumber SpanielA powerful dog with strong bones, a large head and a low-standing build, the Clumber Spaniel is a unique-looking breed. Their fur is primarily white with lemon or orange markings. Owners should be sure to brush his fur 2-3 times a week to prevent matting.

The eager-to-please Clumber does well with training and enjoys activities like tracking, obedience and agility.

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Breed FAQs

Can Clumber Spaniels be apartment dogs?

Clumber Spaniels aren't ideal for apartments, but might be able to live there successfully if there are enough opportunities to find larger spaces nearby to play.

Can Clumber Spaniels be left alone?

While Clumber Spaniels prefer to be around their owners, they can do fairly well when left alone if necessary.

Are Clumber Spaniels good with kids?

Clumber Spaniels can do fine with kids. They will require some monitoring and training to make sure they get along and react well to unpredictable behavior.

Are Clumber Spaniels friendly with strangers?

Although Clumber Spaniels can take a bit to warm up to a stranger, they are mostly friendly with others.

Do Clumber Spaniels get along with other dogs?

Typically, Clumber Spaniels get along well with other dogs or are easy to socialize with them. It's uncommon that they're overly agressive.

Do Clumber Spaniels bark a lot?

Clumber Spaniels don't bark very often of may never bark. Most barking is trained or in extreme situations.

Do Clumber Spaniels shed a lot?

Clumber Spaniels shed quite a bit. You'll need to brush them often to limit the hair on your floors and clothing.

Do Clumber Spaniels need a lot of grooming?

Clumber Spaniels don't require very much effort for grooming. You'll just need to provide typical maintenance and baths.

Do Clumber Spaniels need a lot of exercise?

A Clumber Spaniel will need a moderate amount of exercise to be happy. You'll need to plan some basic walks or fetch during the day.

Are Clumber Spaniels easy to train?

Typically, Clumber Spaniels are easy to train. They enjoy the bonding process with their owner and are quick to learn.

Can Clumber Spaniels handle cold weather?

Clumber Spaniels do well in cold weather. You may need to protect their paws, but they'll do well in colder climates.

Can Clumber Spaniels handle hot weather?

Although Clumber Spaniels can tolerate hot conditions, be careful not to expose them for too long.

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