Irish Wolfhound Breed Information

Irish Wolfhound
Showdog.com Breed Since Sunday, June 01, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
12 179 329 7.6 7 7

Schedule of Points

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

Top Kennels in Breed

Rank Username Contact Last Visit
1 Spyte send a message to Spytesend message 3 hours ago
2 BanCree Kennels send a message to BanCree Kennelssend message 6 hours ago
3 Polaris Dogs send a message to Polaris Dogssend message 2 days ago
4 Tireachan send a message to Tireachansend message 2 hours ago
5 Patroclus send a message to Patroclussend message 13 hours ago
6 Mayo Magic send a message to Mayo Magicsend message 15 hours ago
7 Leap Castle Kennels send a message to Leap Castle Kennelssend message 9 hours ago
8 Larbro send a message to Larbrosend message 6 hours ago

Breed Scale of Points

Trait Importance
Head 10
Forequarter 10
Hindquarter 10
Gait 15
Top Neck and Back 5
Coat 5
Size 20
Feet 5
General 20
Breed Colors
Blue Fawn 8%
Blue Brindle 0.00
Blue 0.00
Black 0.00
Brindle 8%
Cream 8%
Gray 8%
Gray & Brindle 8%
Gray Wheaten 8%
Gray Wheaten & Brindle 8%
Red 8%
Red & Brindle 8%
Red Wheaten 8%
Silver 0.00
Silver Brindle 0.00
Wheaten 8%
Wheaten & Brindle 8%
White 8%
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Lifespan
Lifespan refers to the earliest age (in months) that Irish Wolfhound 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.