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

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
[usrlist “Compatible with kids:5” “Affectionate with family:5” “Vigor:5” “Intelligence:4” “Predatory tendencies:4” “Dog friendly:4” “Ease of training:4” “Friendly toward strangers:3” “General health:3” “Watchdog ability:3” “Cold tolerance:3” “Amount of shedding:2” “Apartment appropriate:1” “Easy to groom:1”]