English Springer Spaniel. The English Springer Spaniel always seems to have this simple joy about them. They just seem happy go lucky. trotting across the show ring. The English Springer Spaniel looks to have a happy, joyful, open mouthed smile while in motion. Eyes closed, just feeling the moment. Not a care in the world. Photo details: Nikon D300S. Nikon 300mm f/4. Focal length 420mm. ISO 400. 1/3200 sec. f/5.6.