"We have had a couple of setter meets one in thorndon the other in highlands park and there was a training day at South weald Between us we have 4 IRWs One a puppy We have a friend with 2 IS and another locally with 1"
"It really makes your day when someone recognises the breed it doesnot happen that often. but it is a pleasure talking to those who ask what breed . Its the argumentative ones that leave me biting my tongue"
"puppys are listed for club members of 2 years or longer On irws club gb; litters are often welcomed on the facebook groups It is worth joining the club. We often list litters that are selling slowly on our lovenjoel setters website,The kennel…"
"10 years ago we took our young red setter to wales camping.The poor animal came back with a bald neck it spent all its time on the lead;Wall to wall sheep everywhere.One large area of beach opposit the university of Swansea allows dogs all year…"
"karen lockwood in suffolk has a litter of 5 females.Red and whites are more cautious of people than reds.Our two have a very good recall something which our red one would only do if it suited her. The bitches are better at problem solving than the…"
"we use a figure of 8 halter from Harvey Daniels gun dog supplies even if the dog gets the nose loop off which they occasionally do ,the bit around the neck tightens and becomes a standard gun dog slip.Even if the dog will walk to heel if you walk…"
"when we bought our red setter over 10 years ago people came up to us and it was usually "we had one of those once" one guy stopped his lorry to talk to us.The Reds are very striking but the red and whites particularly the females go under…"
"We were in the country park when we were separated from our red and whites by a large column of joggers they were panicing. Our older red irish was in the middle of the path with the group going either side of her and getting lots of pats on the…"
"we have been using it for 18 months dogs love it.One dog has salmon oil available from their sister company Mariners choice.Our three on kibble only with occasional treats my daughters one has a raw diet but if you not organised and run out of veg…"
"We feed ours on Challenge which is salmon and potato kibble switching it with chicken and garlic. We have tried Royal Canin but they got fed up with it. we tried other things but they tired of it .they never tired of Bakers complete which is said to…"
"We went to essex fun day it was a nightmare she made the final 20 out of about 200 but to see them running and having fun is more impressive than their looks.Our red old lady is a large dog a lot of the young ones I see now seem too thin"
married to Madeleine father to susie main walker to Holly 8 yr old red setter who thinks she is a person handicapped by a slight speech impediment and gifted with a large perpetual motion limb arrached to her rear end, and Poppy 3 an Irish Red and white setter who is pleased to be a dog and loves running and chasing birds and persecuting her big step sister misty 2 yrs Poppys favourite pup