Irish Setter Breed Information

Irish Setter
Showdog.com Breed Since Sunday, June 01, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
23 676 1,854 5.9 14 14

Schedule of Points

Sex 1 2 3 4 5
Dogs 3 4 6 7 8
Bitches 3 4 5 6 7

Top Kennels in Breed

Rank Username Contact Last Visit
1 Ambord send a message to Ambordsend message Not Listed
2 AmbitionIrish send a message to AmbitionIrishsend message Not Listed
3 AmbitionStars send a message to AmbitionStarssend message Not Listed
4 Wicken send a message to Wickensend message 6 hours ago
5 Jolitar send a message to Jolitarsend message Not Listed
6 Barnsforde send a message to Barnsfordesend message 3 hours ago
7 Fenland send a message to Fenlandsend message Not Listed
8 Isleham send a message to Islehamsend message Not Listed
9 Amberline send a message to Amberlinesend message 3 hours ago
10 Ranchstars send a message to Ranchstarssend message 6 hours ago

Breed Scale of Points

Trait Importance
Head 10
Forequarter 10
Hindquarter 10
Gait 20
Top Neck and Back 15
Coat 5
Size 5
Feet 5
General 20


Lifespan
Lifespan refers to the earliest age (in months) that Irish Setter dogs can die on Showdog.com
"General" Factor
The "General" factor takes into account such things as show shine and temperament in addition to the other genetic traits.
Did you know?
The figure 8 exercise requires the team to heel in a figure 8 pattern either on or off leash. Generally two of the ring stewards will assist the judge with this exercise by acting as "posts", standing 8 feet apart, that the team walks around to form the loops of the figure 8.