Color and markings the aforementioned colors are the only acceptable colors or combination of colors. He has a sturdy compact body and a cleanly chiseled and refined head with the overall dog in.
The cocker spaniel club parent club of the breed in the uk offering advice and information to cocker spaniel owners and covering club activities including shows field trials cocker spaniel rescue service.
Cocker spaniel colors and markings. So to sum up english cocker spaniel colors vary greatly with 23 possible shades and three different types of markings. For show dogs the akc allows a small amount of white markings on the chest and or throat but nowhere else. Overall there is no significant research or evidence to suggest that english cocker spaniel colors are indicative of the dog s current or future health.
Any solid color other than black ascob. Solid color black to include black with tan points. Cocker spaniel colours markings back to advice menu the show strain cocker spaniel has 18 officially recognised colours patterns.
Unusual colours markings and patterns were viewed with the great suspicion that a misalliance with a dog of another or mixed breed. Any solid color other than black ranging from lightest cream to darkest red including brown and brown with tan point. English cocker spaniel colors.
Any other colors or combination of colors to disqualify. Black is the second most common color found in the breed behind buff. The cocker spaniel is the smallest member of the sporting group.
Black cocker spaniels sport shiny jet black coats with no hint of brown. The solids have a deeply pigmented base colour of black liver or red gold. The cocker spaniel s standard for colors and markings per the american spaniel club are.