Name: Irish red and white setter
Other names: Irish R&W Setter, IRWS
Country of origin: Ireland
Size Type: Large Breed Dogs
Group: Sporting Dog Breeds, Gun Dog Breeds
Life span: 10 – 13 years
Temperament: authentic, loyal, energetic, playful, dedicated, gentle
Height: Males: 62-66 cm; Females: 56-61 cm
Weight: Males: 25-34 kg; Females: 25-34 kg
Color: Red and white
Price of puppies: $1500 – $2500 USD
The Irish Red and White Setter is bred primarily for fieldwork and should be judged primarily in terms of that work. Strong, well balanced, and well proportioned, without clumsiness; athletic rather than agile. Aristocratic, passionate, and intelligent.
Aristocratic, passionate, and intelligent. Demonstrates a benevolent, friendly attitude, behind which decisiveness, courage, and strong temperament should be visible. The Red and White Setter is a very friendly, reliable, and easily trainable gun dog.