Blast from the Past

written for Australasian Gundog       winter 2000 You are right if you believe the Clumber is an ancient type. The white spaniel appears throughout the aeons in illustration and text; and the spaniel of old was a heavy and long bodied dog with short broad ears. The...

The Clumber in Australia

The large, white spaniel from the United Kingdom has been known as the Clumber since the late 1700s. He acquired his name from the country seat of the Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyne situated in the area called the Dukeries to the north of Sherwood Forest in Nottingham....