Wolfhound and IWCA News
The Comparative Genetics Laboratory at the University of Wisconsin School of Veterinary Medicine is looking for pedigreed Irish Wolfhounds (IWs) to help gather preliminary data for research grants aimed to understand the genetics of osteosarcoma.
Congratulations to the two Irish Wolfhounds who met the criteria for the 2019 AKC Obedience Classic and the one invited to the 2019 AKC Agility Invitational!
At their April 2019 meeting, the AKC Board of Directors voted to permanently retire the Irish Wolfhound kennel name Fleetwind.
The IWCA is proud to announce that the 2018 Outstanding Sportsmanship Award was given to Doug Marx at the 2019 National Specialty in Santa Fe, NM.
The IWCA honored several club members’ Irish Wolfhounds at the Annual General Membership Meeting in Santa Fe, NM on Tuesday, May 14.
The Large Gazehound Racing Association's (LGRA) Top Irish Wolfhounds for 2018.
The American Sighthound Field Association (ASFA) saw 47 Irish Wolfhounds lure coursing
As we close 2018 and begin 2019, we look forward to Westminster Kennel Club, the IWCA National Specialty, and all the regional IW club specialties with our up and coming pups, our specials, and our veterans. Watching us from another plane will be several noted IWCA members who used to stand beside us.
The IWCA Performance Committee is excited to announce the new Versatility Certificate (VC) and Versatility Certificate Excellent (VCX) Medallions.