Irish Wolfhound Club of America, Inc.

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Welcome to the Irish Wolfhound Club of America Website!

We hope our website will help you find the information you need. There are links to dozens of resources, articles and contacts for you to explore. Enjoy your visit and bookmark our site so you can easily return for new information!

Are you considering adding a Wolfhound to your family? Perhaps you have seen an ad for “Irish Wolfhound Puppies for Sale”? Please visit our section on Finding Irish Wolfhound Puppies for important information on selecting a good breeder, what to look for in a healthy puppy and much more. Do you have a question about your Wolfhound’s health or care? Visit the Health section to be directed to articles and resources regarding health conditions in the Irish Wolfhound.

The IWCA serves as the national parent breed club within the American Kennel Club. Our goals include encouraging the highest quality of Irish Wolfhounds as described in our Standard of Excellence and providing education for owners, breeders, judges and the general public. Our annual National Specialty includes conformation, obedience, rally and coursing events. The IWCA also sponsors health research initiatives and rescue efforts on behalf of our hounds.

The Latest News

"Texas 72" - Donation Update

"Texas 72" – Donation Update – December 29, 2014 – Permission to cross post By...

12/29/2014 | Read More »

This day in IW history, 60 years ago

"Ch. The McGillacudy, Irish wolfhound owned by Clyde B. Smith, Cooper Rd., Middletown. is mascot ...

03/17/2015 | Read More »

Health Testing at the 2015 National Specialty

Health Testing:Monday May 25th, 9 am to 2 pm, Steve Roberts, DVM, MS, DACVO eye testing by for OF...

02/18/2015 | Read More »

Harp and Hound Reorganizes!

The IWCA Board is pleased to announce the appointment of Jeanne Patterson as Editor-in-Chief of H...

02/04/2015 | Read More »