The Irish Setter is a setter, a breed of gun-dog, and family dog. The term Irish Setter is commonly used to encompass the show-bred dog recognized by the American Kennel Club as well as the field-bred Red Setter recognized by the Field Dog Stud Book.
Temperament: Affectionate, Energetic, Lively, Independent, Companionable, Playful
Weight: Female: 53–64 lbs (24–29 kg), Male: 60–71 lbs (27–32 kg)
Height: Female: 22–24 inches (55–62 cm), Male: 23–26 inches (58–67 cm)
Colors: Mahogany, Chestnut, Red
Litter Size: 9