Commonshall Spaniels

Commonshall Spaniels is a small amateur training kennels based in rural county Derry, Ireland. We breed, train and successfully compete in field trials with English Springer Spaniels which are carefully selected for their working ability and attitude.


We have bred winning dogs and our stud dogs have produced Field Trial Champions in Ireland, the UK, Denmark and Italy. We have also trained and exported dogs that have won championships to Denmark, Sweden and Italy.



Commonshall kennels are run by Ronan Gorman who is a successful field trial competitor and ‘A’ panel judge for spaniels.


Ronan won his first field trial award in 1998 and has gone on win handle many dogs to win trials (see winning dogs section).


Ronan delivers popular spaniel training classes in a number of European countries also has many years’ practical experience in training and shooting over most breeds of working gundogs.


+44 (0)7542 111542.