Complete Breed Guide to the Rare Irish Water Spaniel

Complete Breed Guide to the Rare Irish Water Spaniel

The amber eyes and curly locks of an Irish Water Spaniel. (Photo: Slowmtiongli via Canva) What is an Irish Water Spaniel? An Irish Water Spaniel is a breed of gun dog that was originally developed in Ireland. The exact origins of this breed are not well known, but...
Irish Glen of Imaal Terrier: All You Need to Know

Irish Glen of Imaal Terrier: All You Need to Know

Irish Glen of Imaal Terrier (Photo: CaptureLight via Canva) Glen of Imaal Terrier Dog Breed In a remote part of the Wicklow Mountains on the east coast of Ireland lies the Glen of Imaal. This isolated place is thought to be the origin of the Glen of Imaal Terrier, the...
The Complete Guide to the Irish Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier

The Complete Guide to the Irish Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier

An Irish Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier in grass. (Photo: slowmotiongli via Canva) The Charming Irish Terrier Dog Breed The Irish Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier was the last of the nine Irish breeds to be recognised by the Irish Kennel Club in 1937. Perhaps it was a case of...
The Complete Guide to the Kerry Blue Terrier

The Complete Guide to the Kerry Blue Terrier

The legendary Kerry Blue Terrier from Ireland. (Photo: Vkarlov via Canva) What type of animal is a Kerry Blue? A Kerry Blue is a breed of terrier that originally comes from Ireland. Famed for the bluey hue of its soft, dense, wavy coat, this medium sized dog has a...
The Complete Guide to the 9 Irish Dog Breeds

The Complete Guide to the 9 Irish Dog Breeds

Irish Setter (Photo: rebius via Canva) Breeds of Irish Dogs How many Irish dog breeds are there? There are nine officially recognised Irish dog breeds. They range in size from small Glen of Imaal Terrier to one of the largest of all dogs, the Irish Wolfhound. Each...