Breed

American Water Spaniel


AKC Grouping
Sporting Group
Temperament
  • eager
  • happy
  • charming

Demeanor
friendly

Choosing the Best High-Protein American Water Spaniel Dog Food

In regard to weight, the American Water Spaniel is a small to average dog generally weighing 30-45 pounds (male), 25-40 pounds (female). The American Water Spaniel is also considered a medium-tall dog in regard to height, with an average height of 15-18 inches. If you're trying to figure out the optimal dog food for your American Water Spaniel, you should definitely consider the option of a high-protein dog food like those available from Spot & Tango. The American Water Spaniel is an AKC Registered breed in the 'Sporting Group' with roots originating back to the United States. The charming, eager and happy American Water Spaniel with a friendly demeanor, generally does particularly well on a high-protein dog food. This is thanks, in part to, its small to average size combined with its moderately active energy levels.


Breed

American Water Spaniel


AKC Grouping
Sporting Group
Temperment
  • eager
  • happy
  • charming
Demeanor
friendly

It's well known that setters, spaniels, pointers and retrievers are all active companions. Chosen commonly today thanks to their likeable personality more so than their ability to hunt, the AKC Grouping 'Sporting Group' is the most likely AKC group to benefit from a high-protein diet. This is due, in part, to a high-protein diet's ability to control weight gain while still providing much needed nutrients for this very active group of dog breeds. Hailing from the United States the American Water Spaniel is no exception to this truth. The American Water Spaniel's happy, charming and eager temperament makes for a great pet but their moderately active energy levels require a high-protein diet to give them enough nutrients and calories to sustain their level of energy. This is especially true if the American Water Spaniel tends to get a little overweight due to lack of access to exercise thanks to a high-protein dog food's calories to nutrients efficiency.


Energy
active
Grooming
brushing 2-3 times a week
Training
wanting to learn
Shedding
infrequently

The American Water Spaniel is considered a moderately active dog and thus your American Water Spaniel could benefit from a high-protein dog food due to that simple fact alone. A dog food rich in high-protein helps to build muscle and support the energy levels of a moderately active American Water Spaniel. Furthermore, the calories in high-protein dog food are more efficiently used by a moderately active dog like the American Water Spaniel. In fact, dogs that don't receive enough protein can actually experience muscle loss and see a noticeable drop in energy levels. Lastly, a high-protein dog food that's optimal for the American Water Spaniel is low in carbohydrates which are a non-essential component of a healthy diet for most dogs, but especially true for a moderately active American Water Spaniel.


The American Water Spaniel is a small to average, medium-tall dog weighing in at over 30 pounds. Dogs of this size could benefit from a well-rounded diet that have all the necessary nutrients for their small to average frame. While a high-protein dog food is important for small to average breeds due to the calorie efficiency in a high-protein diet, most important is the proper percentages and sources of those proteins and that essential nutrients are included in the diet. When you select a high-protein dog food for your American Water Spaniel at Spot & Tango, you can be assured that we have properly balanced a properly sourced, high-protein dog food while also including other essential nutrients needed for a small to average dog such as the American Water Spaniel.


Spot & Tango offers several high-protein meat options for your American Water Spaniel including a Turkey & Red Quinoa, Beef & Millet, and Lamb & Brown Rice option. All our recipes have an appropriate blend of spinach, carrots, peas, various fruits, eggs, parsley, apple cider vinegar, safflower oil, vegetable stock and an all-natural blend of vitamins & minerals to ensure meals are nutritionally balanced while still creating a high-protein dog food for an American Water Spaniel. 100% of the ingredients in our recipes are approved for human consumption (because dogs deserve to have the same quality food that we eat) and use USDA Certified meats. We never use preservatives, growth hormones or artificial additives. Our vegetables are an excellent source of fiber and vitamins our eggs help increase protein levels while also containing essential calcium and amino acids to support strong bones, build muscles and repair tissue. If you want a high-protein dog food for your American Water Spaniel, Spot & Tango could be the solution.