The English setter is very friendly from nature, is distinguished by movingly committed behavior. He will be an ideal friend for both adults and children. One can really rely on the setter’s exemplary behavior, not without reason he is called the “gentleman of the canine world.” In addition, setters are universally recognized as the ten most recommended breeds for the establishment. The nature of this dog is revealed in communication with a person, so you should not leave them to yourself, otherwise the dog will be sad.
Each owner wants to see his dog healthy, active and cheerful.
And, as you know, the basis of health is a proper, complete and balanced diet. Even if you purchase the freshest and highest-quality products, buy vitamins and mineral supplements, without a biochemical laboratory you cannot determine the exact nutritional value of the food you cook at home. That’s why PEDIGREE® has developed a special app that helps you evaluate how your pet’s diet meets its needs.
Proper nutrition in the first year of a puppy’s life largely determines how healthy and joyful your puppy will be in the future. Caring for the health of your pet, PEDIGREE® recommends a combination of dry and wet rations, which allows you to fully utilize the benefits of both. You can read more about this in the article.
Characteristics of the breed:
– indefatigable and strong
– Poorly tolerates loneliness
– Adores children and is peaceful with “strangers”
Height: 61–68 cm
Age: 10-12 years
Weight: 25–35 kg
Most English setters are great companions who show love and friendship towards all members of the household.
If you have a young family, and you want your children to grow up in the company of a reliable balanced dog, if you like walking and you need a worthy loyal companion, the English setter is ideal for you.
The English setter has a long and silky coat, but it is fairly easy to care for. It is enough to clean and comb it every week. For exhibitions, of course, trimming is necessary.
Conditions of detention
English setters are unlikely to be happy in the apartment. These doggies need space and movement.
The English setter is very active and is always looking forward to a daily walk. Given the nature of these dogs and the highly developed hunting instincts, during a walk you need to remember that the setter can very quickly disappear from sight and does not always return quickly. Regular obedience training is needed – it is better if they take place from an early age. In the evening, he is always happy to lie curled up at the feet of the owner, or even in his bed. It’s better not to let the dog do that.