Jazz ,my Boykin Spaniel, enjoys riding on the bow of the boat . She also likes to jump in the water to swim and retrieve. THe Boykin Spaniel breed originated in South Carolina in the early 1900s and is the official S.C. state dog. THe breed is known for its outstanding bird and duck hunting skills of flushing and retrieving both on land and in water. In addition, they make wonderful family pets and friends.