Irish Setter Characteristics
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Irish Setter ("red setter") is a gundog which was bred for hunting, specifically for setting or locating and pointing upland game-birds. Nowadays he is great companion and family dog. This healthy, beautiful, efficient, hardy and unusually intelligent dog has a beautiful appearance and devoted temperament.
Height of Irish Setter: Males 23 to 26.5 ins (58-67 cm); Female 21.5 to 24.5 ins (55 cm-62 cm).
Weight of Irish Setter: Males 65 to 75 lb (29 to 34 kg); Females 55 to 65 lb (25 to 29 kg)
Life Span: 10 to 11 years