Boykin Spaniel

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Breed Group: Sporting
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Overview
A relatively modern breed, the Boykin Spaniel breed is highly regarded for their hunting abilities of water fowl. Originating in the Southern United States, the Boykin Spaniel is designated as the official dog of South Carolina.
Character
The Boykin Spaniel is sturdy, of medium size, and well-built. This breed possesses agility, speed, and endurance. Boykin Spaniel's are capable of covering any type of terrain in any weather, and are excellent swimmers. They are skilled both in field and water retrieving.
Temperament
The Boykin Spaniel is amicable, loyal, devoted, and docile. The Boykin Spaniel is an enthusiastic hunter, pleasant companion, and willing worker. They thrive on human contact and get along exceptionally well with children and other pets.
Care
The Boykin Spaniel requires regular brushing to prevent matting. Bathing should be done when necessary. It is important to regularly check the ears for debris or infection. The Boykin Spaniel breed is prone to such health issues as eye problems, hip dysplasia, skin and heart problems.
Coat
The Boykin Spaniel coat is of short to medium length, is straight to moderately wavy, and fine in texture. There is light feathering on the ears, legs, feet, chest, and underside.
Training
Boykin Spaniel's excel in structured agility and obedience classes. The Boykin Spaniel possesses a softer temperament than other Spaniel breeds so does not respond to harsh or heavy-handed methods. They do quite well with motivational training. They require fairness and consistency.
Activity
The Boykin Spaniel is not recommended for apartment living. They require daily exercise and mental stimulation or they will become bored and destructive. This breed is exceedingly driven and energetic and do best in a rural setting. They thrive on hunting, swimming, and family activity.
Weight
Male: 30-40; Female: 25-35 lbs
Height
Male: 15.5-18; Female: 14-16.5 inches
Color(s)
Brown or Liver
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Expected Budget: Buying vs. Owning in 2017

Learn what to expect when researching the price of Boykin Spaniel puppies.

How much do Boykin Spaniel puppies cost?

The cost to buy a Boykin Spaniel varies greatly and depends on many factors such as the breeders' location, reputation, litter size, lineage of the puppy, breed popularity (supply and demand), training, socialization efforts, breed lines and much more. Review how much Boykin Spaniel puppies for sale sell for below.

The current median price for all Boykin Spaniels sold is $900.00. This is the price you can expect to budget for a Boykin Spaniel with papers but without breeding rights nor show quality. Expect to pay less for a puppy without papers, however, we do not recommend buying a puppy without papers.

Looking for a dog with a superior lineage? Are you trying to determine how much a puppy with breeding rights and papers would cost? You should expect to pay a premium for a puppy with breeding rights or even for a puppy advertised as show quality with papers. You should budget anywhere from $1,500 upwards to $4,300 or even more for a Boykin Spaniel with top breed lines and a superior pedigree. The average cost for all Boykin Spaniels sold is $800.

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What can I expect to pay for a puppy?

Median Price: $900.00
Average Price: $800.00
Top Quality: $1,500.00 to $4,300.00

*Data sourced from the sale of 103 Boykin Spaniel puppies across the United States on NextDayPets.com.

Annual cost of owning a Boykin Spaniel puppy

Before buying a puppy it is important to understand the associated costs of owning a dog. The annual cost or "upkeep" is often overlooked when determining a Boykin Spaniels true ownership cost. When calculating your budget make sure you account for the price of food, vaccines, heartworm, deworming, flea control, vet bills, spay/neuter fees, grooming, dental care, food, training and supplies such as a collar, leash, crate, bed, bowls, bones, and toys. All of these items can add up quickly so make sure you estimate anywhere from $500 - $2,000 or more for the first year then about $500 - $1,000 or more every year thereafter to meet the annual financial obligations of your growing, loving dog.

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Most Popular Boykin Spaniel Names for 2017

We've compiled the top 20 male and female names for 2017 after analyzing the sale of 103 Boykin Spaniel dogs.
  • 1. Daisy's Girl
  • 2. Boykins
  • 3. Boykin Pups
  • 4. Daisy's Boy
  • 5. Rocker
  • 6. Rocker Pups
  • 7. Edith's Pups
  • 8. Boy A
  • 9. Marty
  • 10. Puppy
  • 11. Stella
  • 12. Spud
  • 13. Sister's Pup
  • 14. Shirley
  • 15. Scarlett Pup
  • 16. Scarlett
  • 17. Sadie
  • 18. Rocky
  • 19. Rip
  • 20. Nick

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Featured Breeder of Boykin Spaniels with Puppies For Sale
Red Creek Kennel
Member Since: November 2015
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Red Creek Kennel specializes in breeding and promoting both Boykin Spaniels and English Cocker Spaniels. We have an active program for all of our dogs. Most have been trained for upland feathered game. We have sold puppies to families in a variety of states. The feedback has been heartwarming. Both breeds make great flushing and retrieving dogs. We have one owner who has trained his Boykin for trailing deer, another uses his for turkey hunting. Several buyers have trained their dogs for duck, pheasant, dove and quail hunting. Boykin and English Cocker Spaniels also make loyal household pets. Red Creek Kennel in Vancleave, MS welcomes visitors. We are proud to show off our dogs and the housing we have designed for them.

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How do you groom a Boykin Spaniel?

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The Boykin Spaniel requires regular brushing to prevent matting. Bathing should be done when necessary. It is important to regularly check the ears for debris or infection. The Boykin Spaniel breed is prone to such health issues as eye problems, hip dysplasia, skin and heart problems.

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The Boykin Spaniel coat is of short to medium length, is straight to moderately wavy, and fine in texture. There is light feathering on the ears, legs, feet, chest, and underside.

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Updated: 11/21/2017