springer spaniel


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springer spaniel:

see English springer spanielEnglish springer spaniel,
breed of medium-sized sporting dog developed in England from the broader and very old category of "springing spaniels" that produced many of the present-day land spaniels. It stands about 18 in.
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; Welsh springer spanielWelsh springer spaniel,
breed of medium-sized sporting dog developed several centuries ago in Wales. It stands about 17 in. (43.2 cm) high at the shoulder and weighs between 30 and 40 lb (13.6–18.1 kg).
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