Docker

Docker

Breed Characteristics

Type:Mix
Life Span:12-14 Years
Hypoallergenic:No

Docker Build Information

The Docker dog is a medium-sized cross breed between a Dachshund and a Cocker Spaniel. The most common color schemes for Dockers are black, tan, brown, golden, white, and black and tan. Dockers can expect to live between 12 and 14 years, and at maturity will weigh between 20 and 30 pounds.

Size:Medium
Length (Male):13-20 in.
Length (Female):14-16 in.
Weight:15 - 25 lbs

Behaviour and Personality

The Docker is known for being affectionate, loyal to its master and very sociable. It requires regular exercise to stay healthy, and is one of the more difficult dogs to train, requiring patience of its owner.

Activity Level:Active
Affection Level:Very Affectionate
Barking:Moderate
Kid Friendliness:Very Friendly

Appearance

Colors:Black, Black & Tan, Gold, Light Brown, White
Shedding:Moderate
Grooming:Low Maintenance
Coat Type:Silky

Docker Pet Insurance

When adding a dog or cat to your family you want to make sure your pet is happy, healthy and protected. During its lifetime your pet is exposed to many illnesses and diseases and some breeds are affected by a congenital disease which is a condition existing at birth. At these moments when your pet is ill or maybe needs surgery, you want to be protected for the unexpected and high veterinarian costs.

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Breed Talents and Facts

The Docker is a very affectionate and loving Dachshund and Cocker Spaniel mix.

Training:Hard
Sighting Capabilities:Yes
Herding Skills:Yes
Dutiful Watchdog:Yes