Its strength and agility means that it can navigate through thick brambles with relative ease and its love of water means that no terrain is off limits to it. The English Springer Spaniel's build is athletic, to suit a dog that is designed to work all day. The eyes should be bright, alert and engaging, displaying signs of affection and trust.
The English Springer Spaniel comes in three colors; firstly liver and white, which is the most common image of English Springers. Secondly they also come in black and white; finally Spaniels can be black, white and tan.
They are prone to conditions such as Hip Dysplasia and genetic eye conditions but eye and hip scores from breeders are helping to reduce the likely hood of these conditions following on in the line.