Some typical characteristics
Brittany spaniels, also known as Brittany,
Breton Espagneul, or Breton, belong to the group of pointing retrievers,
and are a very beautiful and sociable medium size breed. A Brittany
spaniel shows a not very dense coat, usually of brown-reddish color
and white, although there are some Brittanies of black and white as
There are some main physical characteristics
we can name regarding Brittany spaniels. One of these main characteristics
is given by their ears, which are of triangular shape and placed high.
Also, they are characterized by a rather broad chest and soft coat
as well as by a rather compact and agile general appearance. Their
eyes are brown, although they might show a different color while they
In general, Brittany spanielsí temperament
is very sociable and they tend to be extremely active and intelligent.
A Brittany spaniel needs to be close to their family and would show
separation anxiety symptoms when left along for too long. This is
a very sociable, active and playful breed; they need to play and be
While being a puppy, a Brittany would
usually show a much higher hyperactivity than other puppies. This
way, it is important for the new family to be ready for it and count
with time for playing with him. This puppy will need a lot of you
attention but will surely reward your efforts with a lot of love and
Once your Brittany spaniel puppy comes
home, you should take him to a veterinarian who can check him, give
him any vaccinations he might need, and guide you on how to take care
of him and feed him. No matter what the breed of a dog is, it is always
recommendable to take your new puppy to a veterinarian and ask for
professional guidance on how to properly take care of him.
It is very important to remember the
fact that Brittany spaniels are very active and therefore they will
need to exercise and play every day. Brittanies usually are hyperactive
and, if they do not have a space for playing and exercising, they
will demonstrate their need for it by chewing, barking, and playing
with almost anything they could find until you pay attention to them.
This is a very cute and friendly breed ideal to those who wish to
spend time and play with their dog.
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