The Spanish Water Dog is a breed of working dog native to Spain.
It is a medium-sized dog, with a height at the withers of 38 to 52 cm for males and 35 to 48 cm for females.
The average weight generally varies between 14 and 20 kg.
The head is well proportioned to the body, with a slightly rounded skull. The eyes are medium sized, almond shaped, and brown in color. The ears are set at the eye line and are of medium size, worn hanging down.
Its coat is long, dense, and curly, and can be any color, including black, white, brown, or tricolor.
The Spanish Water Dog is an intelligent, active dog that gets along well with children and other pets.
The Spanish Water Dog is a versatile dog, used for hunting, guarding, livestock, companionship, therapy and blood research.