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

LGRA Names Top 2015 IWs

The Large Gazehound Racing Association's top Irish Wolfhounds for 2015 include

02/10/2016 | Read More »

IW Booth Wins Prize

The Irish Wolfhound booth at Eukanuba's Meet the Breeds won 3rd place in the Hound group!

12/16/2015 | Read More »

Eukanuba National Championship Dog Show

There have been many questions over the past couple of days regarding the AKC's mistake in the pr...

09/29/2015 | Read More »

Linda Breidenstein

Long time IWCA member Linda Briedenstein passed away on July 21, 2015.

07/23/2015 | Read More »