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Scabs around Springers tail 
Hi my springer has got a couple of itchy scabs near the base of his tail any ideas Thanks oli Return to Love Springer Spaniels FAQs Return to …

Springer Spaniel whos Third Eyelid Becoming visible 
I am starting to worry that my 5 month old springer has an eye problem. We have had her since she was 9 weeks old but I just started to notice that her …

My 13yr old springer dog pants and tries to hide in the smallest of places 
My 13yr old springer has trouble with arthritis and is on medication for it but recently he has started to have like panic attacks where he tries to hide …

My five month old Springer Puppy is not very playful, always sleeping 
I have never owned a Springer Spaniel before but is it common for a five month old male puppy to be sleeping all the time and not playing? He is very …

Dry scabs on my springers skin 
My 9 months old springer keeps getting dry crusty scab like patches on her skin. She has been to the vet and we have had antibiotics but they keep coming …

13 y/o springer spaniel bitch - extremely over-excited in the am, help! 
My mum has 2 13 y/o english springer spaniels (litter sisters) who are now getting quite aged. But one is becoming almost unmanageable in the morning …

Springer Refusing most meals 
I have a 6 1/2 month old english springer. She appears healthy and full of energy. The problem is her sudden decrease in dietary intake. I changed the …

Springer with Skin Problems 
My 3 year old springer Dexter has terrible skin problems. We have tested for allergies. This does not seem to be the problem. We have changed his diet …

Springer destroying his bed 
I HAVE A 7 MONTH OLD SPRINGER WHO IS PRETTY GOOD IN MOST THINGS HE DOES ,THE ONLY THING AT THE MOMENT IS WE CANT GET HIM TO SLEEP IN OR ON A DOG BED OF …

Springer suffering a sudden loss of vision 
What could be the cause of my 12 yr. old springer sort of suddenly losing vision and hearing and pacing. Vets say take her for an MRI, see an opthmologist …

Springer Not recognising me her owner 
Today Molly our English springer spaniel whose 11 was in my father in law's garden I climbed the fence to get in & instead of her barking Molly was cautious …

Springer - around 9 years old just started snoring 
My Springer Spaniel just started snoring. Should I be concerned? From Anna@love-springer-spaniels.com Hi there I don't think you have anything …

Springer Spaniel Mix 
11 year old springer spaniel mix (male) has developed a very bad limp in the left foreleg. We have had him at the vet who after x-rays and scans cannot …

Springer Spaniel High Temperature 
I have a 7 year old Springer Spaniel who has a very high temperature which came on over a day or two, currently 45 degrees, and really unwell. Off food, …

Springer Spaniel Weight Query 
My black and White springer full dog is a fantastic, 100%fit and very strong and muscular, he is 24kg and vet says he perfect, I'm worried because you …

Unwell Springer in Australia 
We have a six year old English/Welsh Springer called Lily who we adore! We've had her since she was seven weeks old. She has always been fit and healthy, …

Springer with Stiff after laying down and joints clicking 
My Springer Spaniel is 10 yrs old and has recently been suffering with stiff joints after laying down. Whenever she gets up she limps on her back legs. …

springer unable to jump 
My springer spaniel has stopped jumping on the furniture over the past few days. he appears to be unable to do this and you can see she wants to but just …

My 9 Year old Springer is developing lumps on his chest 
He has three lumps on his chest all within a two inch radius of each other, and another on his back towards his hind quarters. From Anna@love-springer-spaniels.com …

Can anyone please offer any advice on our Springers new dirty habit? 
Our Springer is four and half and we have had him for three years, having got him from a rescue centre. He is a good dog who is very obeidient and well …

Other dogs keep humping my male springer  
Oscar is now one and a half and he is neutered but other male dogs keep trying to hump him and he is getting so fed up with it he's becoming aggressive …

Springer who holds up front paw constantly 
my does my springer hold up his front paw all the time. From Anna@love-springer-spaniels.com Hi there, he may have an injury or have a thorn or …

my springer chases his tail  
Hello there , My 13 month old male springer Jake , has recently started to Chase his tail , I was wondering if any one had answers to this . I'm …

Springer Spaniel "Silent Season" 
I'm waiting for my springer (5 yr old) to come into season as I want to breed from her and have already lined up a suitable male springer. Her seasons …

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Lump and colour change on our springer spaniel 
Hi there, My 11week springer had her first vaccine a week ago. She now has a lump at the site of the injection. The lump is about a cm big and is moveable. …

My Springer drinks LOADS 
Hi, I have a 4 month old springer boy who drinks what I would consider to be quite a lot. I have a 1 1/2 yr old Beagle and if I compare the 2 they …

My Spaniel having issues with his back legs :( 
Hi my 1yr Spaniel as been having issues for a few months hes been to the vets but they cant seem to solve the problem. - He gets very tired very quickly …

Springer Spaniel with an overshot jaw 
Hello I have a 14WEEK OLD Springer called Floss. she is developing what I understand to be called an overshot jaw (lower jaw is shorter than the top) …

16 Year Old Springer ~ mixed  
I have a 16 year old springer who is a major part of my family. He is still eating ok and drinking water. But he does not to get out of his bed lately. …

Springer Spaniel with a sores on both front elbows 
My 12 year old male Springer Spaniel, Ewan has a big sore on each front elbow, with the vets advice we apply Hibiscrub and the vet has prescribed Prednicare …

Calming down my springer??????Advice please 
Hi I have a four year old springer bitch who is absolutely mad. Mad as a hatter and absolutely uncontrolable excitement when out on a walk....she goes …

Springer who is Underweight 
Hi. My male Springer has just turned 10 and seems to have lost weight in the past year. He now looks too thin. I've tried feeding him more but it just …

When should we have our ESS bitch spayed? 
Hi, we have a beautiful ESS bitch called Poppy. She is 13 months old and has just come into season, we think this is the first time, havent noticed any …

1 year old spinger always itching 
I have a 1 year old springer spaniel and he seems to always be itching. He does not have fleas. I have given him baths using oatmeal shampoo and conditioner …

4 and half month old springer not very well? 
our 4 and half month old springer is not very well, went off his food 3 days ago and has had upset stomach last couple of days and was sick this morning, …

Springer Spaniel Season 
My springer is 19 months old, and although she showed all the signs of having a season 9 months ago, there was no blood or anything. I thought it could …

Spaying a Springer Spaniel female 
What is best age to spay english springer spaniel puppy? Ours is 6 1/2 months old...now? Or wait a bit? Return to Love Springer Spaniels FAQs …

Springer Spaniel not eating dog food 
My 5 year old bitch refuses to eat dog food. She will only eat scraps from our meals. I have tried all sorts of dry and wet food. Although she might initially …

Springer spaniel puppy has stopped barking 
Springer spaniel puppy has stopped barking is this a problem? Return to Your Springer Spaniel Pictures Return to Love Springer Spaniels Homepage …

Springer Spaniels litter at 10 yrs old 
Our springer spaniel Sue is 10 years old. She had a litter of 6 pups 2 days ago and they all died the last 2 only died today they were all weak at birth. …

Changing hair colour on a Springer Spaniel 
I have a 2 year old bitch named poppy, she has a lovely coat and lovely markings but over the last few days we have notice a large amount of liver spots …

Is my springer spaniel small for her age? 
Hi I have a 5 month (21 week) old springer spaniel bitch from working lines. Ive recently weighed her and she is 9 Kg and roughly 14 inches at the withers. …

My 16 week old English springer is huge ! 
I've just had a check up at my Vets with my English springer , who has just weighted in 11.5 kg ! My vet said he is biggest pup she has ever seen ! Which …

my 12 year old springer molly isnt eating 
I have a beautiful springer molly who is 12 years old. Seasonally she gets a blocked nose which I clean regularly however when this happens she becomes …

Springer Spaniel with Bad breath 
My 5 month Bailey breath smells horrible any ideas to help this ? I buy him bones and dental sticks but still the same. Return to Love Springer Spaniels …

Springers Getting Fat 
My Springer (Tegan) is Quite Chunky and were wondering how to get her weight down, shes 4 in october, so we dont no if its a thing with age, she doesn't …

Springer Spaniel who's ribs you can see 
I have a six month springer spaniel dog. I have fed him dry food since I got him. He is very active but will eat all the time if I let him. You …

Weight of a springer spaniel at 14 weeks old 
Hello, my puppy is 14 weeks old and I have been getting comments that he looks small for his age. He weighs in at 7 kg and I am feeding him Robbies …

springer puppy unsteady on his feet 
Hello, my partner and I have recently purchased an 8week springer puppy to live with our existing springer Forest who is a year and three months. It …

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Springer Spaniel with a sore paw 
My two year old springer has a sore paw which she lick constantly some pus has come out but she is still licking From Anna@love-springer-spaniels.com …

Seizures in Springer Spaniels 
My wife and I are looking to make a springer spaniel part of our family, but have known them in the past to be prone to seizures. Is this common with …

Does eating bones cause health problems in springer spaniels? 
My eight month old springer spaniel was being looked after by my partner's mum for afew hours yesterday, when I went to pick him up he was chewing on and …

how old is too old to spay your springer spaniel? 
I have an 8-year-old female English Springer Spaniel. We adopted her last year and have gone through two cycles of heat with her. The first wasn't …

Springer spaniel who's exhausted after short walk 
Our English springer is a 13month old bitch who has become increasingly tired since her first season at 10 months old. Today we did our usual loop which …

Springer Spaniel with Allergies 
Hi - I adopted a Springer Spaniel at age 5 and struggle with his seasonal allergies. Beginning in late April, he has weeping eyes, his guard hairs …

Worried about my springer spaniels health 
I am worried about my springer spaniel we live near the forest and our back gate leads on to the forest where I take her for walks. She always rushes …

Daisy our English Springer Spaniel is too thin! 
We have an almost 2year old springer. According to weight guides she is 3kg underweight. For the last 2 - 3 weeks we increased her food and even give her …

Springer Spaniel who Keeps eating toys 
Hello I have a 9 months ESS who constantly chews and eats his toys. We only ever buy what is meant to be robust toys such as Kongs however he chews …

8 week old Springer Spaniel puppy not eating much 
Hi, I've recently brought home our new puppy, shes 8 weeks old. According to her feeding shes to have 4 meals a day which equates to 100gs a day so four …

Springer Spaniel not eating properly 
I have a 3 year old Springer Spaniel bitch who had a high temp approx 2 weeks ago. The anti biotics worked but ever since she will not eat her food unless …

Springer spaniel walking 
My 15 week old springer spaniel gets walked 4 mile per day when I come home from work. The wife takes her for a stroll in the park and a bit of fetch early …

Exercise for a 14 week old springer spaniel puppy 
I am a keen but by no means professionl jogger. I go out 3 or 4 times a week for about 20 minutes. Is it safe to take my 14 week old springer with me? …

Springer Spaniel Puppy with Strong Smelling Urine 
We have a 15 week old Springer Spaniel puppy and he has very strong smelling urine, any suggestions to what this could be?? Thanks!! From Anna@love-springer-spaniels. …

My 15 month old springer spaniel with repeating sore leg?  
My 15 month old male springer saw the vet 3 months ago because he was limping on his front right leg, we saw the vet twice and she tought it was a muscle …

Springer Spaniel with stomach upset 
My springer has been unwell for almost 2 weeks. I have taken her to the vets on several occasions, she has had 3 courses of antibiotics and endured an …

Springer Spaniel with a sore leg 
I have a 5 month old springer, when I was at work on friday he must have gotten himself trapped in my bedroom, by the time I got home he had gone mad trying …

Springer Spaniel damaging his tail by wagging 
Archie is 6mnths old from a field line but with a full length tail which we do NOT want to dock. He has started wagging it so much he is making it bled …

Springer Spaniel with a Sore Leg 
My 9 month old Springer Spaniel has a sore on his back leg, (see pic). It looks a bit like Eczema, a little scab which is dry to the touch. He doesn’t …

Dry skin on my Springer Spaniel 
I have a 2 year old gorgeous English Springer - Sid :) We love him to bits, but he is driving me mad with his moulting and constant flakes of skin everywhere. …

Springer Spaniel with a Black Nail 
Hi My Springer has been limping on investigation she has pulled one of her nails out and another has gone black? Should I visit the vet or just trim …

My 10 year old springer spaniel is losing hair in a mirror image on both sides of his body whats going on? 
My 10 year old "baby" is a very active and happy springer spaniel.He started losing his hair about a year ago. It is a mirror image loss on both sides …

Springer Spaniel not eating or Drinking 
Our springer spaniel bitch who is 8, hasn't eaten very much for 2 days. She ate 1 tiny bit of lamb and a couple of tiny dog biscuits but hasn't been outside …

Springer Spaniel Terrified of Trucks 
We have a very sweet 7 month old Springer Spaniel female from reputable California breeder of field dogs. Our main concern with her is her fear of …

Springer who is stiff and sore 
My spaniel is very stiff and can't stand up straight,I found some lumps on him. He keeps moaning in pain. From Anna@love-springer-spaniels.com I …

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Springer Spaniel Puppy with abroken leg 
My 13 week old springer has broken his front leg any suggestions to keep him happy in his cage as he is there 3 months ............................:-( …

Springer Spaniel seasons Not rated yet
My springer spaniel is 2 years old and has only had one season which was a year ago. is this normal? Thanks Return to Love Springer Spaniels FAQs …

Springer spaniel coming into heat Not rated yet
We have a 9 year old Bitch whose in heat again after only 3 months, she had not been neutered as we only recently adopted her, is this normal? Return …

springer spaniel gone mad Not rated yet
We have a 14 year old springer who woke us up at 1 am barking and ran from one end of our house to the other with super power and super speed.He continued …

springer is attacking our other dog Not rated yet
We have three dogs. We had had our springer since she was 5 weeks old. We had our. Pekingese when we brought our springer home.. our springer is three …

Springer Spaniel with bad bad breath and licking alot Not rated yet
I have a 9 1/2 year old ESS named Schlager, all of a sudden I am noticing very bad breath and he has been licking his paws, tummy. He seems like his crazy …

Springer with Incomplete ossification of the humeral condyle Not rated yet
Hi, My Radley has just had surgery for Incomplete ossification of the humeral condyle (IOHC) is a condition in which there is a weakness in the humeral …

Uneven coat on our springer Not rated yet
Our 2 yr old springer spaniel has a very dry left flank as opposed to the rest of her coat which is oily and silky - any reason for this?? From Anna@love-springer-spa …

Spinger Spaniel Panting alot Not rated yet
My springer spaniel is 5 months old and I have recently noticed her panting a lot more than usual. I thought she could been too warm so tried cooling …

My six month old Springer puppy is very loose Not rated yet
Hi we have a six month old Springer.who last week had very bad sickness and diarrhoea. We took her to the vet and the vet gave her an injection and some …

Wet and dirty springer spaniel Not rated yet
This is for any new springer owners - having had my boy for about 18 months now, I am so lucky that he just relaxes and lets me hose down his legs and …

Working dog food for Springer Spaniels Not rated yet
Will giving my springer working dog food make him more hyper? Autarky food is what he is on at the moment and it is hypoallergenic. I was wondering …

Springer spaniel who does not like girls Not rated yet
We have a springer of just 2.75 years He is very good natured and constantly plays with our son aged 7 and his friends. We have recently noticed that …

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