Irish Setters originated as a gundogs in their native Ireland, and the dog breed‘s popularity soon spread, thanks to the beauty of their rich mahogany coat and their enthusiasm as bird dogs. They’re friendly, mischievous, and inquisitive, with a high energy level. This is a bold and boisterous family friend with the potential to do well in many canine sports and activities. See all Irish Setter characteristics below!Irish Setter Dog Breed Pictures Irish Setter Dog Breed Information, Pictures, Characteristics & Facts - DogtimeInitiate Gallery Additional articles that will interest you:AdoptionIrish Dog NamesBringing Home Your DogTraining To Walk On-LeashHousetraining PuppiesFeeding A PuppyIndoor Activities For DogsTeaching Your Dog TricksHow To Take Pictures Of Your Dog

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Key Vitals of Irish Setter Dog
Name Dog Breed Group Height Weight Life Span
Irish Setter Dog Sporting Dogs 2 feet, 1 inch to 2 feet, 3 inches tall at the shoulder 60 to 70 pounds 11 to 15 years