Irish Breeds

The American Kennel Club Celebrates These Irish Dog Breeds

It’s no surprise that Ireland has produced many immortal writers, poets and musicians, but did you know there are several dog breeds that hail from the Emerald Isle? In honor of St. Patrick’s Day on March 17th, the American Kennel Club® celebrates the breeds of Ireland.

  • Glen of Imaal TerrierGlen of Imaal Terrier
  • Irish Red and White Setter Irish Red and White Setter
  • Irish SetterIrish Setter
  • Irish TerrierIrish Terrier
  • Irish Water SpanielIrish Water Spaniel
  • Irish WolfhoundIrish Wolfhound
  • Kerry Blue TerrierKerry Blue Terrier
  • Soft-Coated Wheaten TerrierSoft-Coated Wheaten Terrier