This distinctive dog has a noble character and history.

Vital Stats

Height: 10 to 11 inches at shoulder
Weight: 8 to 14 pounds
Coat: long and silky
Life span: 10 to 12 years or more

Summary
Nicknamed “Charlies” after the king who loved them, English Toy Spaniels are quieter and more reclusive than their Cavalier cousins, but they can have a mischievous spark.

They tend to prefer a single person and are not a “hail fellow, well met” type of dog. Full English Toy Spaniel profile on DogTime.com

Affectionate with family:
5 out of 5 stars (5.0 / 5)
Good for new owners:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Apartment appropriate:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Amount of shedding:
3 out of 5 stars (3.0 / 5)
Mouthiness:
3 out of 5 stars (3.0 / 5)
Potential for weight gain:
3 out of 5 stars (3.0 / 5)
Sensitivity:
3 out of 5 stars (3.0 / 5)
Watchdog ability:
2 out of 5 stars (2.0 / 5)
Predatory tendencies:
2 out of 5 stars (2.0 / 5)
Heat Tolerance:
2 out of 5 stars (2.0 / 5)
Cold tolerance:
2 out of 5 stars (2.0 / 5)
Compatible with kids:
1 out of 5 stars (1.0 / 5)
Drooling potential:
1 out of 5 stars (1.0 / 5)
Ease at being home alone:
1 out of 5 stars (1.0 / 5)
Average:
2.6 out of 5 stars (2.6 / 5)