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What is a cavalier King Charles spaniel mix?

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Cavalier King Charles spaniel mixes are dogs that are the result of a mating between a cavalier King Charles spaniel breed of dog and a dog of another breed. Cavalier King Charles spaniels are small, long-haired dogs originally bred as sporting dogs and as companions to the European aristocracy.

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What is a cavalier King Charles spaniel mix?
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Cavalier King Charles spaniels have distinct, short muzzles and large, droopy ears that are covered in flowing hair. Their size, gentle temperament and appearance lead to them being used in many different mixes between breeds to produce small and attractive dogs that have a friendly disposition. Some common cavalier King Charles spaniel mixes are the cavador, a mix between a cavalier and a Labrador retriever; the cavapoo, a mix between a cavalier and a poodle; and the King Charles yorkie, a mix between a cavalier and a Yorkshire terrier.

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