The Irish Red Setter is a dog breed that was developed in Ireland during the 1700s . This breed was created from the breed of Old Spanish Pointer, also known as setting spaniels, and the early Scottish setters breed. It is interesting that the original Irish Setters had white coloring
Origin: Ireland Life Expectancy: 12-14 years Height Range: 25-27 inches Weight Range: 60-75 lbs Colors: Deep Red Temperament: Irish Setters are highly energetic dogs. Intelligent, affectionate, and high spirited, these dogs make great country life companions. This breed can be very high strung and others can be more laid back.