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Clumber Spaniel

Clumber Spaniels is the biggest of the spaniel breed. This breed is very affectionate and calm. They are not as active as some of the other spaniel breeds and can easily become a couch potato. This breed is very smart and can easily learn new tricks. They are often seen with a family that enjoys spending time at home. 

Common Health Issues In Clumber Spaniels 

The most common issues seen with Clumber Spaniels relate to their skin and ears. Otherwise, these dogs are very healthy. Some of the few health conditions that could be seen in Clumber Spaniels  are:

All of these issues will need constant care and monitoring to help keep your Clumber Spaniel healthy and happy. If you notice anything wrong with your Clumber Spaniel skin or ear, they should see a vet right away. Some issues can be very painful.

Pet Health Insurance for your Clumber Spaniel

If you are looking for pet health insurance for your Clumber Spaniel, you should ensure that skin and ear infections issues are covered. You will also want to find insurance that has short waiting times on any treatment or surgery. If you prolong these treatments, your dog may have lifelong issues as the result. 

Many times, skin and ear issues are considered a pre-existing condition and may not be covered for this breed.

You could also consider enrolling in Pet Assure, a veterinary discount plan that is a low-cost pet insurance alternative. This plan has no exclusions due to age, breed, or hereditary conditions. Even pre-existing conditions are covered! Get a quote today. It's perfect for your Clumber Spaniel!

 Medically Reviewed by Sara Ochoa, DVM

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