American Water Spaniel

Originally bred as hunting dogs, particularly for retrieving waterfowl, they have a strong prey drive and are skilled swimmers, making them excellent companions for hunters. American Water Spaniels are typically friendly and outgoing dogs. They enjoy spending time with their families and are often good with children and other pets when properly socialized. These dogs are intelligent and eager to please their owners. They respond well to positive reinforcement training methods and enjoy mental stimulation. As their name suggests, American Water Spaniels have a natural affinity for water. They enjoy swimming and playing in bodies of water, making them ideal companions for outdoor activities like boating and fishing.