The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel is a delightful adaptable breed suitable for most situations. Those of us who are owned by this breed are passionate about it; whether pet owner, breeder or exhibitor.
This website is an informational website focusing on the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel and its health, genetics, breeding, research and any issues surrounding the health and future well-being of the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel. Unlike other websites we do not take an A-Z approach to dog health. Certainly ANY dog, whether purebred or not, may be afflicted with any health condition but a breed may be predisposed to (could inherit) only a handful of the 620 traits and disorders (# per OMIA - Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals which dogs can develop. This site concentrates mainly on the conditions for which there is considered a breed disposition in the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel.
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