Irish Setter Breed Information

Irish Setter
Showdog.com Breed Since Sunday, June 01, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
17 517 1,203 5.9 14 14

Schedule of Points

Sex 1 2 3 4 5
Dogs 3 6 7 8 14
Bitches 3 5 9 10 19

Top Kennels in Breed

Rank Username Contact Last Visit
1 Barnsforde send a message to Barnsfordesend message 58 minutes ago
2 Arietta send a message to Ariettasend message 14 hours ago
3 Wicken send a message to Wickensend message 30 minutes ago
4 Ranchstars send a message to Ranchstarssend message 30 minutes ago
5 Fenland send a message to Fenlandsend message Not Listed
6 Amberline send a message to Amberlinesend message 1 hour ago
7 AmbitionIrish send a message to AmbitionIrishsend message Not Listed
8 Jolitar send a message to Jolitarsend message Not Listed
9 CaelpointeKennels send a message to CaelpointeKennelssend message 1 day ago
10 Chorus send a message to Chorussend message 7 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.