Cocker Spaniel

Cocker Spaniel


COAT TYPE/TEXTURE/LENGTH: Single/Smooth/Long

RECOMMENDED CARE:
*FULL GROOMING INTERVAL - every 4-6 weeks
*MAINTENANCE BATH - every 2-3 weeks
*BRUSHING/COMBING - every 2-3 days
*EAR CLEANING - Ears need to be checked often and cleaned if needed. 
Metro Pet Spa offers special products to make this task much easier - Jungle Mist. Jungle Mist is a baking soda/soy-based product that eliminates unpleasant odors and keeps yeast and bacteria from growing. Use this product externally on the inside ear flaps to absorb unpleasant odor. We also offer a great ear cleaner for safe and effective cleaning of the ear canal called EpiOtic.

HEALTH CONCERNS:
*Eye disorders - cataracts, glaucoma, retinal atrophy, cherry eye, dry eye.
*Defects of the hips & knees - disk disease
*Heart disease
*Liver disease
*Epilepsy
*Hypothyroidism - hormone underproduction of the thyroid gland.
*Allergies
*Skin conditions & skim masses
*Ear infections
*Autoimmune diseases - autoimmune hemolytic anemia (AIHA) in which the dog's immune system attacks its own red blood cells resulting in anemia.