About Cocker Spaniels
Twice in the past century has the affectionate, adorable Cocker Spaniel been America’s Number One dog. The breed is still one of the most popular in the nation, and for tons of good reasons. Just see for yourself...
Energetic & Playful
Despite its luxurious coat and dainty appearance, the Cocker Spaniel loves adventure and always has time to play.
With one of the most beautiful coats in the dog world and a face that will melt your heart, Cocker Spaniels are one of the most adorable breeds around.
Cocker Spaniels are people-pleasers, and the breed is famous for their agreeable and affectionate attitude.
Cocker Spaniels are intelligent and extremely eager to please—two traits that make for a successful canine student.
Fun for the Whole Family
Cocker Spaniels make fantastic family dogs. They’re kindhearted and gentle, and get along with just about everyone.
Cocker Spaniel puppies come in tons of different coat colors and coat patterns, making them a great choice for owners who like a little variety.
Cocker Spaniel Puppy Alumni
Finding the perfect Cocker Spaniel puppy has never been easier.
Our 3 Part Mission
The happiness of our customers, our breeders, and your puppy is the foundation of everything we do.
Connect responsible, ethical breeders with responsible, ethical buyers. Our mission is to take the uncertainty and headache out of finding the perfect puppy.
Help owners keep their puppies happy and healthy throughout the dog's entire life by sourcing and creating the best products, services, and learning materials.
Accelerate the elimination of puppy mills by empowering humane breeders and exposing those with inhumane operations. We want to be part of the solution.
5 Star Breeders
We only work with Cocker Spaniel breeders who pass our 47 breeder standards. Here are a few of them...
About Uptown Approved Breeders
No puppy mills. No scams. We thoroughly vet all breeders based on our 47 Breeder Standards. When you find a puppy at Uptown, you're not just getting a dog--you're getting peace of mind that your new best friend is coming from an experienced, ethical breeder who loves dogs just as much as you do.
Questions & Answers
Descended from the ancient Spaniel hunting breed that is believed to have originated in Spain (hence the name), Cocker Spaniels are long-haired small to medium-sized dogs. Today's Cocker Spaniel puppies in Boston and beyond are gentle and affectionate pooches, with lively energy and devotion that make them excellent companion pets.
Just browse the pups Cocker Spaniel breeders in Boston and across the country feature on the site. Chat with the breeder of the pup that catches your eye. With your questions answered, about everything from health and behavior to history, you can talk about transportation. Soon one of those Cocker Spaniels for sale in Boston will be in your home.
It should go smoothly. Cocker Spaniels are famed for being people-pleasers, plus they're intelligent, so understanding and obeying commands comes naturally. Some can be stubborn, and others a little mischievous, but overall if you choose one of the Boston Cocker Spaniel puppies for sale you'll have an obedient furry friend.
Keep in mind that Cocker Spaniels are sensitive, and can be a bit anxious. So crying, as they experience separation from their mothers and littermates, is common over the first few nights. Top Boston Cocker Spaniel breeders suggest you ease the adjustment with a steady routine for feeding and walking, and by establishing a regular sleep spot.
An active pooch first bred to go on long hunts, Cocker Spaniels love to get out for walks. The top Cocker Spaniel breeders Boston has recommended walks of up to one hour a day, gradually building up to this length until they're about nine months old. And don’t slack off on walk time -- Cocker Spaniels can be subject to obesity if they're not burning calories!
We don't dissuade against reputable shelters. Just be aware that the Cocker Spaniel puppies Boston shelter have, if they have them, won't come with the important health and behavioral histories you get from the professionals in our network. This info is especially important with Cocker Spaniels, widely bred by non-professionals due to their popularity.
Any of the Cocker Spaniel puppies for sale Boston breeders and companies offer will do well with a high-protein diet that fuels their energetic activity. Good dry kibble with a protein content of around 20% is ideal. Cocker Spaniels are known for shamelessly using their adorability to entice you to give them treats, but keep the goodies to less than 10% of their diets.
Yes. Cocker Spaniels aren't very big, so size won't be an issue in an apartment. And they're not known to be big barkers, and so unlikely they'll disturb nearby neighbors. But be sure to get them out for their regular exercise. Owners find that long morning walks keep Cocker Spaniels content and peaceful in the pad the rest of the day.
As the name suggests, it's an amateur who mates dogs with none of the safeguards we insist on from our network members. Some backyard breeders are inscrutable, some are well-intentioned, but all contribute to the problems of unhealthy dogs and overpopulation. Best to stick with the pros when browsing the Cocker Spaniels for sale Boston offers.
American Cocker Spaniels usually get to be about 12 or 13 inches high and often weigh from 25 to 30 pounds. Their cousins, English Cocker Spaniels, are a little bigger, at 15 to 17 inches tall, and weighing up to 35 pounds. And should you choose a Cocker Spaniel Boston breeders are tempting you with you'll find that their hearts are ginormous!
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