The Boykin Spaniel is famous for his skills of hunting, but he is the relatively a good companion to a family than a hunter. He has got friendly confidence and is very smart too. This Boykin Spaniel dog breed requires a lot of exercises; however, he needs a family that should be active.
Dog Breed Group: Sporting Dogs
Height: 1 foot, 2 inches to 1 foot, 6 inches tall at the shoulder
Weight: 25 to 40 pounds
Life Span: 10 to 12 years
The Boykin Spaniel was created by South Carolinians to hunt waterfowl and turkeys in the swamps of state. He is one of the medium dog breeds and you can often find him in brown color, He has got best of the spaniel personality and talents. He has also got an ability to retrieve and flush, and willingness to do the job, a friendly wagging tail, attractive hanging ears. Apart from being an amazing all-around hunting dog, you can find him in an appropriate size. He is self-confident, alert, and smart, all of which also make him a phenomenal companion for a family. He gets on with kids and other dogs and gets trained like a duck on a June-bug.
Male: Stands 15.5 to 18 inches at the shoulder
Weight: 30 to 40 pounds
Female: Stands 14 to 16.5 inches
Weight: 25 to 35 pounds