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Springer that makes no sound! 
We just got an adorable 18 month old springer from the rescue centre and are worried because he makes no sound whatsoever. Not even when the cat swiped …

Springer growling when my teen and her friends go into the kitchen where he sleeps 
our almost 6 year old Springer spaniel just started this behavior this past few days. My 15 year old daughter had a friend over 2 nights ago and they …

4 year old male springer a pain with visitors!! 
I have a 4 year old castrated springer....when my children come home from school/college they know now to ignore him until he calms down...he hurls himself …

Springer Spaniel Biting 
I have 2 springers 4 months apart with 2 sep personalities, the are about 3 years old . Not every time but the one often bites me when I asked him to do …

springer starting to be aggressive 
I have a 8 month old neutered springer Male he's a great dog loving and non destructive he gets plenty of exercise but recently has started growling and …

I have a 3year rescue springer that sleeps day and night. I. 
Hi we were given a 3 year old springer 2weeks ago. She is so nervous, not only of us but every thing around her. She sleeps day and night, and now she …

Springer Spaniel needed potty breaks in the middle of the night 
Our 2-1/2 yr old springer mix female sleeps in our room, in our bed actually, which I love. She gets up during the nite and scratches the door. I choose …

4.5 month old Springer pup wont retrieve toys 
Our puppy who my husband eventually wants to use as a gun dog thinks its really funny to run around the house with things rather than giving them up when …

2y Springer Suddenly Refuses to do Toilet Before Bed 
I have a female Springer who has been neutered and is coming up on 2 years, who is a great dog other than pulling on the lead (great tips on this website …

Springer Constantantly barking when left 
Hi there, we have a 7 month old springer spaniel,Bella, who we take to training classes every weekend and have done since she was 5 months old. She is …

7-month-old female springer chases the cat 
Is there anything I can do to get my spaniel to stop chasing and barking at the cat? My female cat is 3 years old and my springer is 7-months. I have had …

My 4 year old female springer spaniel bit my son last night.  
Last night my springer spaniel went underneath a bed shortly after my son followed her. They are the bestest pals and get along great! She was chewing …

Why is my 7 month old springer so nervous and scared around strangers? 
My puppy is frightened of every new peorson she meets! It's embarrassing and I'm starting to worry about her! If they come in the house shell just bark …

2 year old springer won't come out of his cage 
Hi we have had our two year old springer for about three weeks now and everything seems to be going well except when I get home from work I take him out …

My springer spaniel won't sleep in her dog house 
My nearly 7month old springer spaniel, beau, refuses to go into her dog house but instead will sleep under the holly bush in the rain. We have tried keeping …

How do I calm down a hyperactive Springer?? 
Hi, We have a lovely Springer called Strike. He is nearly 2 years old and very, very hyperactive! For example when anyone comes to our house (and …

Springer Spaniel Pooping a lot 
Is it normal for my springer spaniel to poop so much? He will go outside and do like 5 piles in one setting and does it just about every time he goes out …

My 7 week old springer puppy is timid 
She is good I am slowly potty training her, I praise her and say all the loving stuff, then she just Runs back into her caged area and flops down on the …

susan dixon 
I have a springer spaniel who is 7 years old. everytime we take him out for a walk he ends up taking us for a walk. I have tried pulling on his leader …

14 Month old Springer and strangers  
We have a lovely 14 month old boy Springer, we have had him since 8 weeks and he is a joy, well behaved and loving but when in the park if a stranger walks …

Neutered 10 month springer humping other dogs 
My springer was neutered at six months and when he iis around other dogs he humps them or humps the air sometimes. Is that normal or should I contact …

Crazy Springer Spaniel Puppy 
So I have a Female 5 month old English Springer Spaniel and she is constantly jumping up and biting like crazy. I love her to death but I can't handle …

springer spaniel bitch aggressive to other dogs 
Hi all, I have a 3yr old bitch who is the most placid, and affectionate dog ive ever had. I grew up with male spingers and was apprehensive to have a …

16 week old springer spaniel puppy was house trained now not! 
Please can you help. We have a 16 week ond springer bitch called Jess. We also have a nine year old springer bitch. Jess is still not house trained. Infact …

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My springer spaniel pup barks and gets aggressive at night 
We have a 4 month old springer pup who is lovely most of the time but has started in the evenings to jump on to the settee ( which he is not allowed on) …

Springers Fighting over food!!!! 
Hi we have a 2yr old male and today brought home a 3yr old female. Alls well apart from food!!!! How do I go about making sure they don't fight. We have …

Springer Spaniel terrible two's?? 
I have a 2 year old springer spaniel and I have noticed in the last few weeks that he is starting to really act up. When I open the patio door he has run …

toilet training a springer puppy during the night 
Hi we have a lovely 5 month old female springer spaniel, she has mastered toilet training during the day but 9 times out of 10 we come down to alot of …

Crazy Springer Behaviour once out of the car 
Ess 1 year old adores car travel. Very well behaved whether in for 5mins or 5 hours but fights to run away when let out at journeys end. I cannot hold …

2 year old Springer bitch suddenly aggressive toward other dogs 
We rehomed our lovely springer Tilly about six months ago, having been told by the previous owner that she was 'too soft' to be a working dog. She's …

Springer spaniel 6 months has starting barking for fun.. 
My 6 month old springer spaniel has starting behaving rather strangely. He barks for absolutely nothing and has started being quite vicious with us. …

2 month old springer spaniel puppy won't quit biting 
Last week be got our 2 month old English Springer Spaniel. She has started to lay a little rough. She bites and scratches at you. I don't wantto have another …

Clingy Springer Spaniel Pup 
I have a 12 week ESS pup, I have had her for 3 days We have bonded so well she is glued to my ankle, she is very brave in the garden exploring and also …

Springer Spaniel not Sleeping 
we have just brought home a six month old english show type springer who has been living with mum and brother. It is still very early days and we know …

3 year old springer starting to be aggressive  
I have a three year old springer who has always been very timid. he has been attacked a few times as a puppy and the most recent time being last summer. …

Blossom our Springer still jumps up! 
Hi, I have a springer spaniel named Blossom. She is nearly 14 months and she still hasn't learnt not to jump up! Now this is a bit of a problem because …

10 week old ESS biting and growling 
Two weeks ago we brought home our English Springer Spaniel puppy. We really can't fault him training wise, he sleeps 8 hours in his crate at night and …

When do Springers typically mature? 
I have an 11 month old male Springer named Luke. He is a great dog and has a lot of Springer energy, which is to be expected! He still gets into things …

Springer Spaniels & Separation Anxiety 
Hi all! I'm a new springer mom, I just adopted a 4.5 year old female springer named Henna. She is doing really well- she's quite layed back for a springer …

2 rescue springers 1 problem!!! 
I know it's early days having only brought home my two rescue springers yesterday, but I am slightly concerned by the behaviour of Gwen. She is 7and a …

Help with a springer spaniel puppy 
I have a 9 month old springer. I have only had him 5 weeks. I think I got him a little late, he is really well looked after, sometimes better than me. …

my wife hates our springer puppies 
We have had springers for 12years now and lost one of our dogs in September last year, since our other dog is now 12 we thought that we would get a puppy …

Springer with a criminal record! Recall advice needed. 
We have a rescue Springer bitch, spayed, nearly 5 years old. Her basic training (sit, stay, leave it etc)is good - the problem is recall. We have been …

Springer Spaniel showing destructive behaviour 
I have a 12 month old springer who over a 2 week period has torn three beds, why is he doing this? From Anna@love-springer-spaniels.com This kind …

3 year old springer spaniel does not yet lift his leg to pee 
Why will my 3 year old male springer spaniel not lift his leg to urinate? From Anna@love-springer-spaniels.com Hi there My springer George still …

Springer Spaniel who used to recall with ball but now runs off with it! 
We have had our rescue springer spaniel for 2yrs now. He was a stray and we think he is about 4yrs old now. We have had terrible trouble training him to …

Springer Spaniel with Outbursts of rage 
Our two year old female Springer, Lily, has been with us since she was 6 weeks old. She has shown extreme agression with biting on 6 or 7 occasions, since …

How to stop my springer barking 
I have a 3 year old springer spaniel male. Apart from the "pulling" problem which we have tried various methods to correct and given in, the main problem …

Help training a 1 year old springer!!!!!!!  
I have a 1 year old english springer spaniel I neglected training him when I got him as puppy now I figured I better start now need advice on training …

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Springer Spaniel Pulling all the time 
My springer is almost 19 months old. He is a really great dog except for pulling on the lead. I've tried halti nose band, gentle leader, halti harness …

My 5 year old springer spaniel has started misbehaving!  
Hi all, I have a 5 year old Springer (turning 6 in April) called Wesley and he's always been generally well behaved throughout his life and everyone adores …

New Two year old Springer Spaniel bit me 
Hi I got this lovely two yr old bitch two days ago but the previous owner didn't tell me she was on heat! We have a small male terrier as well who has …

2 Springer Puppies Fighting.  
We have a 4 month old male springer who is fantastic! We have just bought home a 8 week old female springer, in the hope of an companion. The male is trying …

Two Springer Puppies Fighting.  
We have a 4 month old male springer who is fantastic! We have just bought home a 8 week old female springer, in the hope of an companion. The male is trying …

My very passive Springer Spaniel has started growling at me. 
My 5 year old Springer has started growling at me when I kiss her or pet her. She is so passive and afraid of her own shadow and I am shocked she is doing …

Springer Saniel with an obsession with shiny objects & lights 
My Springer is a lovely kind gentle dog and has a wonderful nature. In most ways he is a lovely perfect boy but ...... He has always been obsessed …

Help SpringerSpaniel biting and aggresive in evening  
Hi I have a 16 week old springer her name is bluebell we got her at 6 weeks old as the mother could no longer cope it was a large litter we had her checked …

Urgent help needed with my Springer Spaniel!!!! 
I have a 2 year old springer male and today he bit me. He didn't puncture the skin but did leave a mark and it has left me pretty shaken.... this isn't …

Nine Year Old Female Springer Acting Weird 
We have had Ginger for almost 10 years. She has always been a loving dog and was brought up in a quiet, loving family. Once in a while over the years, …

Gizmo my 2 1/2 year old springer spaniel just doesn't put on weight  
Hi all,, I have had my dog nearly a year he's about 2 and a half... He was mistreated and I took him in, he was very thin (and still seems to be) I …

My springer spaniel has problems listening? 
Hi guys, please can someone give me advice, i am slowly starting to lose patience with my springer spaniel. he is a boy, 14months old. we have only had …

Molly the protective springer spaniel 
Hi all, Not sure what to do with our 9 month old Springer Molly. She has become firmly attached to my husband this last 6 weeks and decided that she …

My Son's Springer is destroying my house! 
My son has a English Springer about the same age as my pup. Approx 10 months. So he doesn't have to be crated every day he brings him to my house to play …

9 month old springer spaniel who has suddenly lost recall training!  
Lottie is 9 months and I have had her from 8 weeks. She is very obedient and will do all her commands sit, paw, down etc... and up until two weeks ago …

Springer Spaniel with spurts of energy  
my 9 week old male springer has spurts of energy 3 or 4 times a day. all he wants to do is run jump on furniture bite . I put him in the garden to calm …

Possesive Springer Spaniel 
We have a 10 and a half month old Springer bitch. We have had her spayed. Last Saturday we brought a male 13 week old Sprocker. She seems to be aggressive …

Stubborn English Springer Spaniel puppy 
I am finding that my 11 week old springer puppy is quite stubborn and wilful. She knows the "off" command but when instructed will stay exactly where …

Springer Spaniel Recall - what recall? 
Hi Meet 6 month old Charlie (the liver & white one not the blonde one!)- gorgeous but a little bugger. We're his 4th home in 4 months so all the training's …

4 Month old Springer still biting, Will not listen !! 
Hello Everyone, Some of you may remember charlie from when I last asked about him, if not here is my last question: Anyway, Since 8 weeks hes come …

6 year old female Springer Suddenly refuses to go outside to our backyard 
I have a six year old female Springer who loves going out to our back yard. Normally anytime we say outside she runs to the back door wanting outside where …

springer spaniel bitch showing aggression 
I have a 2 year old springer bitch, the last two days she has shown aggression towards us regarding two plastic bones that she rarely played with in the …

1 year old female ESS wont come into house or car when I need her to 
we are lucky to live by the water with plenty of birdlife so she is in heaven. but over the last few months / lately she wont come into the car after …

my springers kill possums 
I have two springers a male and a female at least once a month there is a dead possum in the yard how do I get them to quit killing them? I guess …

12 month springer spaniel biting and lunging when he has bone 
My 12 month male springer has lunged twice when he has a bone, 1st time was my boyfriend, who he did not bite, because he walked passed him when he had …

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General advice needed regarding our Springer Puppy 
My 9 week female springer has discovered her bark. and everytime I go to put washing out she lays flat and starts to bark and lunges at my feet and starts …

My springer attacks virtually any dog.  
Hi all I am really really in need of some help and advise to my problem. We adopted a 6 year old springer and was told by the kennels that he is very good …

Protective Springer girl 
I have a 3 or 4 year old female Springer who I just recently rescued. When ever I sit down on the couch, she'll come lay on my lap, but when either of …

Very Nervous Springer Spaniel 
Hi Everyone I have a 14 month Springer Spaniel Male who has been neutered. The problem I have is when we are out walking he growls at every dog, barks …

toilet habits and nipping 
Hi I have an 8 week female springer Fern. I have had her for 3 days, she comes from a litter of 10. She is use to a crate she goes in there at bed …

Springer Spaniel Showing Aggression towards other dogs.  
Hi just got my new springer spaniel today. He is a loving and adorable 6 year old make but when walking today I found him fairly aggressive towards …

Hunting Behaviors of Springer Spaniels  
We are losing chickens & ducks in our semi-rural neighborhood and suspect the three Springer Spaniels that are left to run wild when their owner is at …

Springer Spaniel who is scared of fireworks 
Have a springer now 6 years old, and am dreading forthcoming fireworks. She gets freaked out every year, despite trying everything to try and help her. …

10 month old English Springer Spaniel whose behaviour is changing 
We have had our 10 month old ESS, Bertie, since he was 8 weeks old. We have had no problems with him at all and he has a lovely temperment. Over the last …

Oscar our Springer Spaniel - the biter ! 
Hi I wrote before about oscars chewing but he seems to have grown out of that a good bit. But his other problem is when I haven't seen him in a few hours, …

Sybil and Maude's stressed springer spaniel owner 
Sybil and Maude are my lovely rescued springer spaniels. They both had terrible starts in life - Sybil is nearly 4 and was beaten lots and Maude is about …

5 mos. old English Springer Spaniel who has become timid on walks 
I have a 5 mos. ESS who over the last month stops dead in his tracks when he spots a person (with or without a dog) approaching us while out walking. …

Why is my Springer Spaniel puppy so timid? 
We've had a springer spaniel before and she was also like this, she tends to bark at strangers run away when people in the family try to stroke her. She's …

my Springer Spaniel has started to growl at everyone 
I got chester at 8 weeks old from a lovely lady. we have never had any issues with him, he got on really well with my 17 year old collie mix but unfortunately …

How do I stop my 8 month old Springer Spaniel from Jumping? 
It seems that Springers are notorious for jumping. Doesn't make it less annoying though!! Ours is reasonably well trained, but still jumps up. He doesn't …

12 year old springer - worried about change in behaviour 
Hi, I have a 12 yr old male springer. He is a much loved family pet, who has a lovely laid back nature. He is not your typical springer now maybe due to …

8 Week Old English Springer Spaniel Crying and very attached ? 
Hello, I picked my English Springer Spaniel, Charlie, up on Wednesday (17/08/2011). When I went to visit them and chose him, ours was the shy one, he wasn't …

Springer Spaniel who won't bring things back  
My 20 week Bailey won't bring balls sticks slippers or anything back when he takes them he thinks it's a game just stares and keeps runnin off and no matter …

springer spaniel is too dependant on me 
Hello, me and my partner have an 18 month old springer, we was given him by a friend so far we have had him for around 6 weeks. At first he was lovely …

can anyone recommend the best halti/ halter around for my springer spaniel 
Hi we have a 6 month old springer spaniel and he insists on pulling me along, I have had him since he was a little puppy tried walking and stopping when …

confused springer spaniel owner 
My springer spaniel has always whinged a bit before going outfor a walk and in the car out of excitement. After recovering recently from anaemia he …

13 week old Springer with our 11 month old baby 
Hi, My fiancĂ© and I got our 13 week old springer about 2 weeks ago. At first, our 11 month old son was a bit wary of him, but has since started to accept …

One year old springer spaniel showing aggression towards me 
My one year old springer recently growled and tried to bite me leaving a mark on my hand. He was off lead when I went to get him back on lead he turned …

How can I stop my Springer Spaniel barking 
How can I stop my 18mth springer from barking at the vet?! Its very embarassing,he barks constantly, I cant even be heard!! Help!! From Anna@love-springer-spaniels …

My Springer Spaniel Steals 
My springer spaniel will run away with whatever she knows she is not supposed to have and will not give it back! She will not listen and have to chase …

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Springer Spaniel aggressive to small dogs 
I re-homed a 3 year old springer bitch....she is a total love but has an issue that is totaly unlovable! She seriously dislikes small dogs and I can …

10 month old English Springer Spaniel bitch peeing in house 
We re-homed Mollie six weeks ago. She's a lovely girl and has lots to learn as we think she's had little training and attention with her previous owners. …

My 1 year old springer spaniel is chewing everything 
My springer spaniel is 1 year old and this habit just started on her birthday. We recently moved to an apartment where she has to be kennelled during …

Rescue Springer Barking In Garden 
Hi there, we rescued a springer spaniel from battersea about a month ago. He is settling in nicely but has started incessently sniffing at the back fence …

How do I stop my Springers from eating litter box stuff. 
Hi, I have a 5 year old springer, a cat and just got another springer pup. Well the older springer started to eat well lets say out of the litter box …

Springer Spaniel Chasing Chickens 
I have a 6 year old pet Springer Spaniel who is from working stock. He is a pet and will sit and stay when food is around. Otherwise he can have selective …

Mouthing Springer Spaniel 
My 15 week Bailey is mouthing/biting our hands and feet still. I was wondering when he would stop this behaviour as its driving us mad especially my …

Springer Spaniel won't stop biting 
I have a ten-month old male springer spaniel and he bites constantly. He nips and bites every time we greet him, when he wants to eat, when he wants to …

springer spaniel growling at 3 year old children 
My sister-in-law's springer growls at the children for walking too close to him, petting him, and even giving him kisses. I fear for the safety of …

Thought my 7 month old springer spaniel was house trained :( 
I have a seven month old english springer spaniel called Charley, he's a great pup, full of energy and I thought very easily house trained. Today our …

Our 7 month old Springer Spaniel pulls and wont come  
Our 7 month old Springer Spaniel Maisy has recently stopped returning to me when out in the fields. She's always had excellent recall (taught from 8 weeks) …

Springer Spaniel showing aggression over his food 
my springer alfie who is two years old still growls when eating if he is touched, I have tryed making him sit and wait taking away his food then giving …

Springer Spaniel growling 
Help! My nearly two year old springer spaniel dog has started growling when I go anywhere near him whilst he's eating. My partner and I have removed …

My female Springer Spaniel pees everywhere!!!! 
Lovely 5 month female Springer Spaniel, she is very well behaved and was very quick to house train. A couple of weeks ago she has started peeing in …

6 Year old Springer Spaniel not socialized 
We got our dog when she was 4 months old. The guy we bought her from said she had been socialized and played with his grandchildren. We later found …

Unpredicticable Springer Spaniel Aggression 
I have a 4 year old Springer Spaniel bitch. She has always been friendly and playful with other dogs until about six months ago. She will happily approach …

Worried about my springer spaniel 
I have a 5 year old male Springer. I have had him since he was 12 weeks old and has always been very happy and loving. He is extremly attached to me …

10 month old Springer Spaniel showing strange behaviour help please 
We have just taken on a 10 month old springer spaniel pup from a rescue centre. Ours will be his 3rd home however, there was no mention of the behaviour …

My 4 yr old springer spaniel bit my 6 year old son. 
We rescued a 4 year old springer spaniel recently. He is a great dog, sweet and even is learning to listen to us. When we decided to take him in, he …

Springer Spaniel Puppy lunging at our Kids 
Hello, We jut recently purchased a 8 week male puppy and have had him for a week. He is lunging at my daughters (2 and 4) faces and is constantly nipping …

Springer Spaniel weeing with excitement 
My male springer is 5 months old and is still weeing when I walk into the room! I understand he is still young but it is abit of a nightmare cleaning …

Springer Spaniel Eating poop ! 
Hi guys,would really love some advice about my 1year old springer/cocker mix. When he was younger he was on Skinners and for the last 5 months he has …

Where should a Springer Spaniel sleep? 
We've got a 12 week old ESS that we've had for a few weeks now. He's crated in our spare-bedroom. He seems quite happy in the crate but I often worry he's …

Axl the mad springer Spaniel 
I have a two year old Springer Spaniel. He's lovely and very good in the house. However when you go a walk he is mad. If you let him off the …

First time springer spaniel owner with pulling problems!!! 
I'm 17 and got my very first springer, Pansy, for christmas 2010 as my little beshion/yorkshire terrier sadly had to be put to sleep the august before. …

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Springer Spaniel Jumping on people 
We have a lovely 1 year old English Springer named Dixie. She is a great girl except when anyone new comes into our house Her jumping and excitement …

Aggressive 8 year old springer spaniel and new baby 
Hi, I have an eight year old springer who has battled illness since she was 2. At 2 she was diagnosed with immune-mediated thrombocytopenia and almost …

Springer Spaniel that Eats Everything.! 
Oscar is now just over 7 months old and is still chewing everything, no matter how many times you tell him off. He's eating loads of shoes, my make …

Springer Spaniel chewing and just general behavior problems 
Our 19 month old Springer has just started chewing,if it isn't electrical wires its fireplaces. I've bought anti chew sprays that dont touch it and …

Springer Spaniel showing fear aggression towards other dogs 
I have a neutered 1 year old male Springer. We have had him since he was 9 weeks along with his brother. He is very loving towards us and is great around …

My springer spaniel won't come back!!! 
I have a two year old springer spaniel for the past five months. His previous owner passed away, having half trained him on the gun. I spent the first …

Springer Spaniel Sleeping 
Hello, I have an 8 month old Springer Spaniel called Samson. He is wonderful and very playful, and into everything, one downside however, he sleeps …

My English Springer Spaniel is Not Listening!!! HELP 
My boykin spaniel is male and 10 months old and wont listen to my husband and I. He ignores us but mostly just me. He wont come inside when I tell him …

Our 5 year male english springer spaniel has started to growl at us? 
We have a neutered 5 yr old english springer spaniel that has been with us his whole life, in fact he was born here. Just last night he was sitting …

I have a 6 year old male Springer Spaniel who is aggresive for no apparent reason? 
We have had him since he was 9 weeks old and has been brought up with another springer spaniel who we sadly lost to cancer last year. Previous to this …

Strange behaviour shown by my springer spaniel towards my baby 
Hi, I have a 6yr old female springer (Lady), she hasn't been spayed. For the last 24hrs she has been getting me worried not about herself so much …

My Spinger Spaniel isTerrified 
I bought Annie a few days ago from a couple who were trying to train her as a gun dog. They were getting rid of her as she "wasnt up to it" and they felt …

strange, sporadic behaviour in my ESS, 
My 9 year old neutered female Springer has increasingly been displaying very uncharacteristic, sporadic behaviour. She has always been very frightened …

8 year old springer spaniel peeing 
I have had my female dog, Ami since she was a puppy, she is now 8, she has always had bladder problems, for example whenever she gets excited she wees. …

My 1 year old English Springer Spaniel Chases people on bikes when off the lead 
Hi Can you please help? My nutty 1 year old Springer Spaniel Alfie is fantastic off the lead and has excellent recall. He runs with me through …

Thunder brought out a destructive streak in our Springer Spaniel puppy 
Hi, Our puppy was, until last week, a very good puppy. He is 17 weeks old. We had a really bad run of thunder that occurred on an almost daily basis …

11wk old English Springer Spaniel biting 
My dog is an 11wk old springer spaniel and has buddles of energy as expected, we give him plenty of chew toys to keep him occupied but whenever we walk …

3.5 year old springer spaniel bitch who has wet herself a few times Not rated yet
Milly has been to the vets and prescribed antibiotics for a temperature and because of wetting. Not excitement wetting that stopped when a puppy but being …

Our 2.5 year old male Springer is going a bit crazy over our new baby. Help!! Not rated yet
Hi, We have a 2.5 year old male Springet called Strike. He's a good dog, but very hyperactive and occasionally jumps on people that come round. And …

13 yr old female springer spaniel keeps whinning for no reason Not rated yet
Primita my 13 yr, old female spring in excellent conditions runs, swims, eat sleeps and out of no where she starts going a bit crazy running past me and …

Springers being aggressive to other dogs Not rated yet
We have two 4 year old mail springers. They are littermates. They can be very naughty when we are out and about - they pull on the lead (which we manage …

What do you do if he pees Not rated yet
What do you do if your English springer spaniel pees when he's exited. Return to Love Springer Spaniels FAQs Return to Love Springer Spaniels …

My Springer Bitch hates ALL other Dogs Not rated yet
I rescued her two years ago. She lived on a dirty mattress in a small kitchen. Never had a walk and i suspect was abused. (everytime she is gently touched …

10 week old springers barks for his food Not rated yet
My parents 10 week old springer won't stop barking every time I go into the kitchen. THey are feeding him 3 times a day on the advice of the vets. But …

2 and a half year old female Springer Spaniel misbehaving Not rated yet
I've had my springer spaniel female since she was 8 weeks old, very well behaved for my dad but doesn't seem to respect me. Jumps up all the time, struggle …

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House training my Springer Spaniel Not rated yet
I have just rescued a 14 month ol springer, what is the easiest & most effective way to house train him, considering he could be on his own for quite lenghty …

5 1/2 month old springer now misbehaving Not rated yet
My 5 and a half month old springer has generally been well behaved since we got him at 10 weeks and we have had a lot of success with his training. …

Springer Doesn't listen Not rated yet
My just turned one year old bitch (mother was a springer and her father is a border collie) is very obedient in terms of tricks. However, when she is being …

2 yr old Cocker Springer mix is aggressive towards others Not rated yet
Please help! My parents cocker springer mix, Mia, is aggressive towards other people and certain dogs. Mia, who is almost 2, is lovable towards my parents …

Springer Jumping up and barking when the door goes Not rated yet
We have a one year old springer,he had an operation on his leg 6 weeks ago and up until then was great, he didn't bark at all when the door went. Since …

My 2 year old Springer attacks my Shih Tzu for no apparent reason Not rated yet
My 2 year old springer has bad agressions toward other dogs, she doesn't like any dog, she wants to eat them up. We also have a 3 year old shis-tzu, our …

English Springer Spaniel poops in his sleep Not rated yet
I have a 5 year old altered male Springer Spaniel and he poops in his sleep. He's always done it periodically but has done it 3x in the last two days. …

Springer Spaniel misbehaving Not rated yet
My 4 year old springer is all of a sudden doing things he never did like going into rooms he is not allowed in, going on furniture, jumping a board we …

2 springer spaniels fighting, advise? Not rated yet
We have a brother and sister English springers 11 weeks old. They're both very placid most of the time and responsive to early training. As they will be …

10 month old Sprocker jumping at everyone. Not rated yet
We have a 10 month old sprocker and she is so friendly but jumps up at everyone who comes to our home and out on walks. She will be quite happy walking …

springer turning back on me Not rated yet
Hi , I have a 10mth springer and have been training him the last 2 mths , when I bring him out to the fields with the gun he will run ahead for a while …

Springer pulling on the lead Not rated yet
Hi, I hope you can help. How do I stop my 3 year old springer spaniel from pulling on the lead Return to Love Springer Spaniels FAQs Return to …

2 year old springer pees in home often Not rated yet
So, i have my springer. he is a little over age 2. Very well behaved dog. Well about a month ago we moved back to Seattle Wa and he is normally well behaved …

Almost 2 year old Brittany Spaniel chewing everything and misbehaving Not rated yet
We have a brittany spaniel, but she has recently taken to destroying possessions, not listening and being very greedy. Im fed up of clearing up mess, my …

Springer running away Not rated yet
Every fall my 5 year old female Springer -jumps two fences and runs wild taking her her daughter with her-ending up miles and miles away. Time is running …

My neutered male English Springer Spaniel attacking my older mini poodle Not rated yet
Just recently my neutered male spaniel has attacked my older mini male poodle who is also neutered. He has tried several times but was able to stop him …

Springer killing my chickens Not rated yet
Hi, i have a nearly 2 year old bitch, who I have bred, i have her mother and grandmother too. I have chickens, quite a few of all different breeds, and …

5month springer snarls and chases dog in circles Not rated yet
My 5 month old bitch is submissive to some dogs, playful and happily sniffs, socialises with other dogs on and off the lead. Today off lead she wandered …

Springer pup shy of visitors to the house Not rated yet
Hi I'm hoping someone can help, we have a 17 week old liver & white springer pup called Jess, she is totally adorable, obedient, calm, a good sleeper, …

Springer goes into trance like state with toy in mouth Not rated yet
Hi, I have a spaniel, almost a year old. She is brilliant in every sense of the word and couldn't ask for a better dog. Only concern is her with two …

SPringer Showing signs of aggression Not rated yet
My Springer has had several episodes of lip curling and teeth showing - toward us a few times and recently to a groomer - He also mouths a great deal.I …

mixing a Springer Spaniel pup with a 10 year old dog Not rated yet
we have a lovely tempered 10 year old springer spaniel and are thinking about getting a springer pup, is it wise when our 10 year old has been the only …

My 7 week old springer puppy is timid Not rated yet
She is good I am slowly potty training her, I praise her and say all the loving stuff, then she just Runs back into her caged area and flops down on the …

Possesive Springer Not rated yet
I have an 8 month old Springer Spaniel. She has quite quickly become possessive of toys and bones. She will growl and snap at other dogs although I can …

Springer Spaniel with Seperation anxiety Not rated yet
Hi all I have a 14 month old English springer spaniel who has suddenly started to take a dislike to his crate, prior to this we would say "bedtime" and …

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Springer Puppy wont stop biting! Not rated yet
leo our male springer spainiel puppy is very naughty and wont stop biting everyone, how do we train him not to bite? he also scratches at your leg and …

4 year old springer wont stop chewing Not rated yet
How can I stop my 4 year old springer spaniel from chewing, whenever we leave him in the house he chews shoes, cushions anything he can find. He has also …

Springer Spaniel with Sudden aggressive behaviour Not rated yet
I have a 4yr old English springer and she is the most loveable dog you could have but the last couple of weeks she has started biting objects and turning …

Springer with sudden aggressive behaviour Not rated yet
I have a 4yr old English springer and she is the most loveable dog you could have but the last couple of weeks she has started biting objects and turning …

very energetic springers Not rated yet
My neighbour has two springers and he has tried to train them to walk properly but nothing has worked and this has caused them to be very energetic and …

Springer Spaniel puppy barking at night Not rated yet
Hi, My Springet spaniel pup is now 4 mths old. We have had him for 2 mths and he sleeps in the crate at nite( only until he stops teething then he …

Springer mating problem Not rated yet
I have a springer spaniel, shes 2 now. we want to mate her but the male we are planning to mate her with is abit agressive due to problems when he was …

snapping springer puppy Not rated yet
will my springer grow out of snapping shes 14 weeks old ive had many puppies but none that snap the way my springer doe Return to Love Springer Spaniels …

Springer not acting normal Not rated yet
Woke up to my 3 year old springer this morning....was having difficulty getting up and was howling and not responding to his name....and pacing....What …

Springer having trouble walking on lead  Not rated yet
Hi guys this is my first time posting on here, I have a 2yr old springer bitch we have trouble walking her on the lead, she just constantly pulls, usually …

Cage/Crate training!! Not rated yet
I have a 10 week old make springer who has just started to pee in his cage. He has. Even in a cage from 7weeks but has just moved into a larger one. When …

Snappy Springer Bitch Not rated yet
My 5 year old Springer Spaniel Bitch is usually very submissive but 2 years ago we bought a Sprocker Bitch. They get on very well together but the older …

I want a springer spaniel but the neighbors have Chooks.  Not rated yet
If you get a springer spaniel as a pup can it learn not to attack your neighbors chooks? In every other way this breed is ideal for us. Ej Return …

Two year old female springer started to act like a teenager Not rated yet
Our perfect, well behaved 2 year old female springer has started to not listen...sort of like a teenager...is this normal? Suggestions to lure her back …

Introducing a new pup to an older female Springer Spaniel Not rated yet
Hello Fellow Springer Fans, I have the pleasure of sharing my home and family with a much loved and beautiful 8 year old female Springer Spaniel called …

Springer Spaniel nipping other dogs when playing  Not rated yet
how can you stop a 2 year old from nipping other dogs when playing Return to Love Springer Spaniels FAQs Return to Love Springer Spaniels Homepage …

Four month old springer spaniel growled and tried to bite my significant other  Not rated yet
I have a English Springer Spaniel who is four months now. I got him when he was 3 months. He has been such a gd puppy. He is being crate trained and while …

How to stop my Springer from being agressive towards other dogs Not rated yet
How do I stop my 2 year old Springer Spaniel from being agressive to my other two dogs. She is treat and toy agressive to dogs only not humans and she …

Naughty springer Not rated yet
Hi I have a springer spaniel who is two in april, ever since we have had him(since june 2010) he has chased his own shadow, he pounces on it and scratches …

our springer licks then pees on other dogs Not rated yet
Hiya, well just recently our springer, male. Has started to lick other male dogs middle bits and then cock his leg up at them to scent. I kno this is probs …

Strange change in behaviour Not rated yet
I am really looking for some help. I have a 8 year old ESS who we have had since a puppy and as we both work he has been used to staying on his own during …

Springer Spaniel Developing Separation Anxiety Not rated yet
Hi there, My 5 month old ESS has started to show some signs of separation anxiety. Whenever we leave him tied to an area of the house (a table for example, …

Dummy training Issues with a Springer Spaniel Not rated yet
How do I stop my springer trying to snap the dummy out of my hand before I throw it, I also have trouble getting him to drop the dummy when he brings it …

my female springer spaniel lunges at other dogs  Not rated yet
I have a 2 year old female who is very soft and silly in the house but if out walkies I have to have her on a lead if I come across another dog. She …

Female Springer Spaniel will only pee in her own yard Not rated yet
My 2 year old female Springer will only pee in her own yard, never on walks or on leash. I recently had to kennel her for the weekend and I believe she …

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My Springer escapes from the backyard but only when we are back there, too Not rated yet
Our backyard chain-link fence is pretty shabby, we've had to place cinder blocks, rocks, and rods to the base of it to keep dogs and kids secure inside …

English Springer Spaniel Growls Not rated yet
Hello, We have had our eleven year old English Springer Spaniel Corky since he was eight weeks old. Since Corky was very young he has showed dominant behavior …

Springer Spaniel biting Not rated yet
Pippa is 8 months old, we have had her since she was 8 weeks. She is clearly a clever dog and can respond to all the usual commands. However, she …

Springer Spaniel who won't recall after an operation Not rated yet
I have a fifteen month old springer spaniel. We sent him to a gun dog trainer last summer and he was doing really well, but then he had an op on his …

Very frightened springer Spaniel Not rated yet
Hi I have a 15 month old springer Spaniel and she has been with me since she was 7 months old. I got her from a couple who worked full time and then went …

Biting Springer Spaniel Not rated yet
Our English Springer Spaniel is seven months old this month. She is fairly lively and at the moment is eating everything in the garden and at home. When …

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