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Irish Setter

Irish Setter
Origin Ireland
Classification Gundog
Height 61-71cm / 24-28in
Weight 25-34kg / 55-75lb
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Exercise High
Easily Trainable Yes
Watchdog Poor
Good with Children Yes
Good with Other Animals Medium
Indoor / Outdoor Living Indoor
Grooming Twice Weekly
Feeding Normal Diet
Size Large

Irish Setter Description

The Irish Setter, also known as the Red Setter is an elegant breed of dog with a long muzzle and fairly long, silky chestnut coloured coat. Their chest, underside, legs and the tail are all feathered. The hair on the dog's head is short.

Irish Setter Character

You could not wish to meet a sweeter natured dog than the Irish Setter, they are so calm and friendly and love children. One of the most endearing features is that they remain puppies throughout their lives.

Please note: This is only a guide.

You must contact a breeder club, read relevant literature and even contact vets to understand the full requirements of this breed.

Please ensure your lifestyle, home and family are suited to this particular breed and you fully understand the requirements needed to give the dog the life it deserves.