Some health ailments that may develop in an English Springer Spaniel can be related to CHD, otitis externa, elbow dysplasia and phosphofructokinase. Minor health infractions can be in the form of PRA and retinal dysplasia. In some rare occurrences, experts have noted they have seizures, gastric torsion, patellar luxation, entropion and rage syndrome. These findings were not in all or event he vast majority of the English Springer Spaniel breed, just in some. Recommended screening by the vet for this breed involve eyesight tests, hips, hips and their elbows as well. The average lifespan for this type of Spaniel is from ten to fourteen years long. They generally weigh between forty to fifty pounds as full grown canines.