The English poet E. V. Lucas wrote -
Of all the dogs that are so sweet,
The Spaniel is the most complete;
Of all the Spaniels, dearest far
The little Cocker spaniels are.
The Australian poet Dorothea Mackellar wrote -
IN PRAISE OF JOHN
(A Cocker Spaniel).
Our little John, our blessed John
Is glossy black to look upon;
Vera Page wrote -
There's a love that lingers always
Deep within my heart—
It's the love for Cocker Spaniels,
Here's how it got its start.
Yes, Snoopy is a Beagle but the ears are a good match!