Meet the official dog of South Carolina.

Vital Stats

Height: 14 to 18 inches at the shoulder
Weight: 25 to 40 pounds
Coat: medium-length and flat to wavy
Life span: 10 to 12 years or more

Summary
The Boykin Spaniel is known for his hunting skills, but he makes just as good a companion to a family as to a hunter, thanks to his smarts and his friendly confidence.

The family should be an active one, however; this dog needs lots of exercise. Full Boykin Spaniel profile on DogTime.com

Compatible with kids:
5 out of 5 stars (5.0 / 5)
Affectionate with family:
5 out of 5 stars (5.0 / 5)
Vigor:
5 out of 5 stars (5.0 / 5)
Intelligence:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Predatory tendencies:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Dog friendly:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Ease of training:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Friendly toward strangers:
3 out of 5 stars (3.0 / 5)
General health:
3 out of 5 stars (3.0 / 5)
Watchdog ability:
3 out of 5 stars (3.0 / 5)
Cold tolerance:
3 out of 5 stars (3.0 / 5)
Amount of shedding:
2 out of 5 stars (2.0 / 5)
Apartment appropriate:
1 out of 5 stars (1.0 / 5)
Easy to groom:
1 out of 5 stars (1.0 / 5)
Average:
3.4 out of 5 stars (3.4 / 5)