Spanish Water Dog Information

Spanish Water DogIf you want a unique-looking dog that very few other people own, consider the Spanish Water Dog. This pup has a distinctive curly coat that comes in solid black, beige, brown or white, or multiple colors. The breed is loyal, lively and affectionate. He’ll watch over your home and provide snuggles at the same time.

Where did the Spanish Water Dog originate? The breed’s exact origins are unknown. Some believe Turkish merchants brought the dog to the South Iberian Peninsula during trade routes. Others say the dog hails from Northern Africa. Either way, it has been in Spain for almost 1,000 years.

Breed Stats

Average Size

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Height: 1ft 3in - 1ft 8in     Weight: 30-50lbs
Lifespan: 10 - 14 Years


  • Affection
  • Children
  • Strangers
  • Other Dogs
  • Barking


  • Grooming
  • Shedding
  • Easy to Train
  • Time Alone
  • Exercise Need


  • Apartments
  • Cold Tolerance
  • Heat Tolerance

All dogs have their own personality and unique training, causing them to differ slightly from these breeds stats. However, please let us know if we made an error in the stats, we appreciate your help!

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