English Toy Spaniel and English Toy Spaniel pictures
The English Toy Spaniel is playful, sweet, gentle, happy and loving,
but it is sometimes timid. He/she will be sociable with those who
approach it affectionately. They are friendly with other dogs. This
breed is naturally well-behaved and intelligent, but is a bit willful.
It's quiet, non-demanding, and needs to be treated gently. This
little dog needs to be with a lot of people to be happy. They are
usually good with all children, but will do best with an older child.
They are, however, considered exclusively a companion dog. Some
are known to be picky eaters. English Toy Spaniels are the ultimate
lap dogs, as they love to sit by their owners' side. They are sweet,
shy, easygoing and affectionate to their owners and those they are
familiar with. They make a wonderful companion for the elderly.This
breed is a small, sturdy, square breed with a deep, pug nose that
is black with very well open nostrils, a well-defined stop, and
dome-shaped skull. The teeth should be slightly undershot. The have
large, dark round eyes with a sweet expression. Their soft, silky
coat is well feathered and comes in four colors varieties: King
Charles (black & tan), Ruby (solid red, sometimes with a few
white hairs or small white patch on the chest), Blenheim (white
with red markings, often with a red "thumb print" centered
on the top of the head), and Prince Charles (tri-color: white with
black & tan markings). The tail is customarily docked.