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Cavalier King Charles Spaniel adult in black and white

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

Cavalier King Charles Spaniels are sporting, affectionate and absolutely fearless.

About the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

Their cheerful, friendly nature, and lack of aggression has made these dogs very popular since the end of the last millennium.

Active, gracious and well-balanced, Cavalier King Charles Spaniels have a particularly gentle expression, with big dark eyes that exude intelligent curiosity.

Source: key facts and characteristics sourced from Fédération Cynologique Internationale (FCI)

Breed specifics

Country
United Kingdom
Group
FCI Group 9, AKC Toy Group
Size category
Small
Avg life expectancy
10–14 years

Lively / Loving / Confident / Friendly / Even-tempered

Key facts

  • Requires moderate grooming
  • Yard not essential
  • Makes a great family dog

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