Irish Red and White Setter

  • Size

  • Height

    24.5 to 26 inches for males, 22.5 to 24 inches for females
  • Weight

    50 to 75 pounds
  • Coat

    Medium/Long - Feathered
  • Color

    Mahogany or rich chestnut red
  • Energy

  • Activities

    Hunting, tracking, retrieving, agility, obedience, conformation
  • Indoor/Outdoor


This strong, intelligent dog is not just a different colored version of the Irish Setter, but a distinct breed. The Irish Red and White Setter’s keen nose and ability to handle a variety of terrain and weather conditions make him an excellent hunter. Known for his endurance in the field, the high-energy Irish Red and White Setter needs ample exercise. Having a calm, friendly temperament, this breed is a good family companion. Weekly brushing is recommended along with routinely checking for burrs and matting in his feathered coat.

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