Lemon golden orange and red cocker spaniel coat colors are all somewhat related on the genetic level. All colours can have tan points however generally these are not visible on gold red cockers due to the base coat colour masking their appearance.
I m pleased to say our loving pet cocker spaniel maisie has had her adorable litter of working cocker spaniel puppies born on the 14th july making them just 2 weeks old.
Golden working cocker spaniel colours. 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. The principles of colour genetics are the same for all breeds so a lot of this is common to both the cockers and border collies. There are field or working cockers and show cockers.
As laid down in the breed standard acceptable colours of the cocker spaniel are as follows. Cocker spaniels are dogs belonging to two breeds of the spaniel dog type. The solids have a deeply pigmented base colour of black liver or red gold.
However the way they are paired with other color genes and thus the way we see them is quite different. Cocker spaniels were originally bred as hunting dogs in the united kingdom with the term. The english cocker spaniel is a breed of gun dog it is noteworthy for producing one of the most varied numbers of pups in a litter among all dog breeds.
The american cocker spaniel and the english cocker spaniel both of which are commonly called simply cocker spaniel in their countries of origin. You can also find a combination of mixed colours and markings for example black and white parti colours and roans. Photographed on a scottish moor enjoying smelling a daffodil.
The show strain cocker spaniel comes in 18 officially recognised colours patterns. Understanding cocker colours patterns markings. In the early 20th century cocker spaniels also included small hunting spaniels.
Cocker spaniel s come in a variety of colors some solid like chocolate in fact chocolate cocker spaniels are our second favorite black and did i mention golden. Mom is a golden working cocker spaniel who is 2 and a half years old. Cocker spaniel is a closeup of a beautiful golden cocker spaniel dog isolated on a soft outdoor nature background.
Working cocker spaniel golden color. Working cocker colours working cockers do come in quite a wide variety of different colours and patterns. Dad is a friends dog who is a chocolate roan working cocker spaniel and is 3 years old and his name is.
Working on a pheasant shoot. No white allowed except a small amount on chest. They have the same location on a chromosome and are produced by recessive genes.
The english cocker spaniel is an active good natured sporting dog standing well up at the withers and compactly built. We ll start again with the basics. Young golden working cocker spaniel.
Blacks carrying liver red in either variety of pigment golden and of these. Golden cocker spaniel dog henry age 3 years.