Irish Setter Breed Information

Irish Setter
Showdog.com Breed Since Sunday, June 01, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
24 739 2,328 5.9 14 14

Schedule of Points

Sex 1 2 3 4 5
Dogs 3 5 6 8 11
Bitches 4 5 9 14 16

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 Barnsforde send a message to Barnsfordesend message 5 hours ago
4 Arietta send a message to Ariettasend message 5 hours ago
5 Fenland send a message to Fenlandsend message Not Listed
6 Wicken send a message to Wickensend message 5 hours ago
7 AmbitionStars send a message to AmbitionStarssend message Not Listed
8 Jolitar send a message to Jolitarsend message Not Listed
9 Amberline send a message to Amberlinesend message 5 hours ago
10 Ranchstars send a message to Ranchstarssend message 3 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 sit for exam is a modified version of the Stand for Exam. It is generally used in novice level classes and requires the handler to order the dog to sit and then to move away from the dog the length of the leash. The judge will then approach the dog and pet the dog's head.