The Docker is a mix breed dog that is obtained by cross breeding between a Dachshund and a Cocker Spaniel purebreds. They are called hybrid dogs because they originate from two different pure breeds. These hybrids will have traits of both parent breeds. The best way to determine the characteristics of these hybrids is to study the parent breeds.
A comparative study of the parent breeds show that they are medium size dogs. They are courageous, social and loyal dogs who can make suitable family pets.