2014 National Specialty
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By the Lake
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resting hound

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

Heart Testing at IWCA 2014 National - openings available

The Irish Wolfhound Foundation sponsors heart testing as part of heart disease research on Wednes...

04/18/2014 | Read More »

Eye Clinic at IWCA 2014

The IWF is sponsoring a CERF clinic at the IWCA National Specialty.

04/18/2014 | Read More »

IWCA National Judging Schedule Available

The Show Superintendent has published the Judging Schedule for our 84th National Specialty Show

04/17/2014 | Read More »

Last Call for Auction Items

Have that special IW item that you would like to see bring in a great price at the Specialty Auct...

04/16/2014 | Read More »

Congratulations to IWAGS Coursers

Congratulations to the hounds and their owners at IWAGS who coursed early in the morning

04/16/2014 | Read More »