Irish Wolfhound Breed Information

Irish Wolfhound
Showdog.com Breed Since Sunday, June 01, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
15 262 449 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 23 minutes ago
2 Spyte send a message to Spytesend message 4 hours ago
3 Tireachan send a message to Tireachansend message 9 hours ago
4 Leap Castle Kennels send a message to Leap Castle Kennelssend message 11 hours ago
5 Solimar send a message to Solimarsend message 16 hours ago
6 CelticFire send a message to CelticFiresend message 9 hours ago
7 Azalea Hill send a message to Azalea Hillsend message 5 hours ago
8 CaelpointeKennels send a message to CaelpointeKennelssend message 15 hours ago
9 Lokei send a message to Lokeisend message 21 hours ago
10 Boksu send a message to Boksusend 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.