Irish Wolfhound Breed Information

Irish Wolfhound
Showdog.com Breed Since Sunday, June 01, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
17 227 600 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 Chittery2 send a message to Chittery2send message 1 day ago
2 Tireachan send a message to Tireachansend message 1 hour ago
3 Solimar send a message to Solimarsend message 1 day ago
4 Spyte send a message to Spytesend message 1 hour ago
5 SherryP send a message to SherryPsend message 9 hours ago
6 Leap Castle Kennels send a message to Leap Castle Kennelssend message 21 hours ago
7 Showdogz1 send a message to Showdogz1send message 8 days ago
8 Mayo Magic send a message to Mayo Magicsend message 3 hours ago
9 Polaris Dogs send a message to Polaris Dogssend message 7 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?
A conformation dog show is not a comparison of one dog to another but a comparison of each dog to a judge's mental image of the ideal breed type as outlined in the individual breed's breed standard.