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Breed: Brittany Spaniel
Country of Origin: 18th century France
AKC Group: Sporting
Function: Bird, pointing, and retrieving dog
Life Span: 12-13 years
Appearance: Long ears, lanky
Color: White with brown or orange patches
Coat Type: Seasonal shedding, flat or wavy
Grooming: Periodic brushing
Height: 17-21 inches
Weight: 30-40 pounds
Activity Level: High
Watch Dog: No
Protection: No
Intelligence: High
Trainability: High
Good With Children: Yes
Good With Pets: Yes
Good With Strangers: Yes
Character: Friendly, happy, active
Home Environment: Fenced yard
Best Owner: Patient leader
Potential Problems:
Behavior: Destructive, excessive barking, phobias, food stealing
Physical: Hip dysplasia
Recommendations: Daily exercise