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Irish Red Setter breed Information

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On this page you will find a range of information designed to assist you when making the decision on whether Irish Red Setter puppies are right for you.

Thanks to Eireannmada Irish Setters for the pictures of Irish Red Setter puppies & adults used on this page, and the additional information provided.

Although commonly referred to as "Red Setters", the correct name for this breed is "Irish Setters". They can alternatively be known as Irish Red Setters, although this term is not strictly correct.

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Irish (Red) Setter puppies for sale Australia

Although commonly referred to as "Red Setters", the correct name for this breed is "Irish Setters". They can alternatively be known as Irish Red Setters, although this term is not strictly correct.


Irish Red Setter breed information:
Adult weight range:
27-32kg/59.5-70.5lbs
Average lifespan:
12-14 years
Adult height at shoulder:
Males:69cm/27" Females:65cm/25"
Average weekly cost:
$25
Colour:
The long and silky coat of the Irish (Red) Setter comes in a variety of shades of red, most commonly the darker shades.
Grooming:
Irish (Red) Setters require daily brushing to maintain their beautiful, flowing coat.
History:
The Irish (Red) Setter was developed to hunt, and is a product of crossing a range of spaniels, setters and pointers. It has an excellent sense of smell and if well trained is also an excellent pointer.
Positives:
Irish (Red) Setters are outgoing, friendly dogs who love to play with just about everybody.
Negatives:
Owners must be prepared to maintain the daily grooming requirements, which are essential for Irish Red Setters. Like many pure bred dogs, Irish (Red) Setters can suffer a range of genetic problems such as elbow & hip dysplasia. Intending owners should review the ancestry of any pup they are intending to purchase with the breeder.


Irish Red Setter breeders, Australia

Eireanmada Irish Setters, VIC

 

Irish Red Setter Photo Gallery