Breed Characteristics:

Adaptability:

English Setter is rated 3 out of 5 in Adaptability. This means English Setter has scored high and is suitable in Adaptability parameter.

English Setter is rated 1 out of 5 in Adaptibility in living in apartment. This means English Setter has scored low and is not suitable in Adaptibility in living in apartment parameter.

English Setter is rated 3 out of 5 in Good For Novice Owners. This means English Setter has scored high and is suitable in Good For Novice Owners parameter.

English Setter is rated 4 out of 5 in Sensitivity Level.. This means English Setter has scored high and is suitable in Sensitivity Level. parameter.

English Setter is rated 1 out of 5 in Tolerates Being Alone.. This means English Setter has scored low and is not suitable in Tolerates Being Alone. parameter.

English Setter is rated 4 out of 5 in Tolerates Cold Weather.. This means English Setter has scored high and is suitable in Tolerates Cold Weather. parameter.

English Setter is rated 3 out of 5 in Tolerates Hot Weather.. This means English Setter has scored high and is suitable in Tolerates Hot Weather. parameter.

All Around Friendliness:

English Setter is rated 5 out of 5 in All Around Friendliness.. This means English Setter has scored high and is suitable in All Around Friendliness. parameter.

English Setter is rated 5 out of 5 in Affectionate with Family.. This means English Setter has scored high and is suitable in Affectionate with Family. parameter.

English Setter is rated 5 out of 5 in Incredibly Kid Friendly Dogs.. This means English Setter has scored high and is suitable in Incredibly Kid Friendly Dogs. parameter.

English Setter is rated 5 out of 5 in Friendly Dog.. This means English Setter has scored high and is suitable in Friendly Dog. parameter.

English Setter is rated 5 out of 5 in Friendly Toward Strangers.. This means English Setter has scored high and is suitable in Friendly Toward Strangers. parameter.

Health Grooming:

English Setter is rated 3 out of 5 in Health Grooming.. This means English Setter has scored high and is suitable in Health Grooming. parameter.

English Setter is rated 3 out of 5 in Amount Of Shedding.. This means English Setter has scored high and is suitable in Amount Of Shedding. parameter.

English Setter is rated 2 out of 5 in Drooling Potential.. This means English Setter has scored low and is not suitable in Drooling Potential. parameter.

English Setter is rated 3 out of 5 in Easy To Groom.. This means English Setter has scored high and is suitable in Easy To Groom. parameter.

English Setter is rated 3 out of 5 in General Health.. This means English Setter has scored high and is suitable in General Health. parameter.

English Setter is rated 5 out of 5 in Potential For Weight Gain.. This means English Setter has scored high and is suitable in Potential For Weight Gain. parameter.

English Setter is rated 3 out of 5 in Size.. This means English Setter has scored high and is suitable in Size. parameter.

Trainability:

English Setter is rated 4 out of 5 in Trainability.. This means English Setter has scored high and is suitable in Trainability. parameter.

English Setter is rated 3 out of 5 in Easy To Train.. This means English Setter has scored high and is suitable in Easy To Train. parameter.

English Setter is rated 5 out of 5 in Intelligence.. This means English Setter has scored high and is suitable in Intelligence. parameter.

English Setter is rated 4 out of 5 in Potential For Mouthiness.. This means English Setter has scored high and is suitable in Potential For Mouthiness. parameter.

English Setter is rated 5 out of 5 in Prey Drive.. This means English Setter has scored high and is suitable in Prey Drive. parameter.

English Setter is rated 4 out of 5 in Tendency To Bark Or Howl.. This means English Setter has scored high and is suitable in Tendency To Bark Or Howl. parameter.

English Setter is rated 5 out of 5 in Wanderlust Potential.. This means English Setter has scored high and is suitable in Wanderlust Potential. parameter.

Exercise Needs:

English Setter is rated 4 out of 5 in Exercise Needs.. This means English Setter has scored high and is suitable in Exercise Needs. parameter.

English Setter is rated 4 out of 5 in Energy Level.. This means English Setter has scored high and is suitable in Energy Level. parameter.

English Setter is rated 2 out of 5 in Intensity.. This means English Setter has scored low and is not suitable in Intensity. parameter.

English Setter is rated 5 out of 5 in Exercise Needs.. This means English Setter has scored high and is suitable in Exercise Needs. parameter.

English Setter is rated 5 out of 5 in Potential For Playfulness.. This means English Setter has scored high and is suitable in Potential For Playfulness. parameter.

Vital Stats:

Dog Breed Group

Sporting Dogs

Height

1 foot, 11 inches to 2 feet, 3 inches tall at the shoulder

Weight

45 to 80 pounds

Life Span

11 to 15 years

Highlights

English Setters can become nuisance barkers, so discourage this habit when they are young.English Setters gain weight easily, so measure their food and cut back some if they appear to be getting pudgy.A fenced yard is essential; English Setters can’t be trusted to stay in a yard without fencing.English Setters have great digging and jumping abilities, make sure they have a secure fence.They can be difficult to potty train, so start early and be consistent.To get a healthy dog, never buy a puppy from an irresponsible breeder, puppy mill, or pet store. Look for a reputable breeder who tests her breeding dogs to make sure they’re free of genetic diseases that they might pass onto the puppies, and that they have sound temperaments.