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King Charles Spaniel

Squarely built with a distinctive domed skull this breed’s affectionate nature has made it a popular pet for centuries. The large, dark eves are particularly appealing.

History of King Charles Spaniel

This breed was greatly favoured by King Charles II. (1630-85). He regularly exercised his dogs in St. James’s Park, London.


The breed today is larger than its ancestors.

Other Names of King Charles Spaniel: English Toy Spaniel.

Identification keys of King Charles Spaniel

  • domed skull
  • short nose, with wide, turned-up muzzle
  • short back
  • deep, broad chest

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