PURINA: Your Pet, Our Passion

TO ALL PET LOVERS: We would like to assure you that we are considered an essential business. Purina is operating as normal, our supply chains are open and all efforts are being made to ensure we can keep the stores stocked with product as best as we can during these uncertain times. We ask everyone to shop as normally as possible and to be considerate to ensure everyone can get the food they need for their pets. Please be kind, patient and considerate to other shoppers and all store staff during what is an unsettling time for all. Enjoy the extra time at home with loved ones, your pets will no doubt love having you home. We are still here for you, if you need any assistance our Pet Care Advisors are still available on 0800 738 847 or AskPurina@nz.nestle.com.


King Charles Spaniel

The King Charles Spaniel is an enthusiastic, eager-to-please little dog that thrives on companionship. This breed was a pet to many royals including Charles I and Queen Victoria. A descendant of hunting dogs, the King Charles Spaniel loves to romp outdoors. The breed needs moderate exercise, and his feathered coat requires regular grooming.
Living Considerations
  • Good with older children
  • Not hypoallergenic
  • Suitable for apartment living
Did you know?
The King Charles Spaniel is named for King Charles II, who was particularly fond of the breed. Rarely seen without a Spaniel at his heels, he wrote a decree that the breed should be accepted in any public place, even the Houses of Parliament. The King Charles Spaniel gained notoriety on the television show “Sex and the City” as Charlotte York’s beloved pet.
King Charles Spaniel
  • Size Small
  • Height 30 to 33 centimetres at the withers
  • Weight 6 to 8 kilograms
  • Coat Feathered
  • Energy Medium
  • Colour Blenheim, tricolour, ruby or black and tan
  • Activities Obedience, Conformation
  • Indoor/Outdoor Mostly indoor