The way that they create a story about each dog really make it hit home... sweet puppies.
So growing up, we always had a dog and at least one cat. Marcus' family always had at least one dog but mostly had smaller dogs like poodles, miniature pinschers, and as of recently a daschund. As you know, Marcus and I already have two cats and now that we're in the house we're finally ready to seriously look at breeders. For the longest time, I wanted a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel. But due to overbreeding, they are often inbred and have many health problems such as bulging eyes and severe ear issues. But I still think they're adorable. See?
Too cute, but they're bred for their looks not their brains. A lot of times, their eyes are so big that they can't see so well.
Because of all that research, I wanted to find a breed that is known for its health and laid-back personality. I found the Boykin Spaniel.
Owners say they have the strength, build, and size of a spaniel with the laid-back and intelligent personality of a lab. They're great with other dogs, cats, and even children. Perfect for us!