Wolfhound and IWCA News
The Irish Wolfhound Foundation has made the PowerPoint slides from the cardiac presentations given by Dr. Tyrrell and Mariellen Dentino at the 2016 IWCA National Specialty show permanently available on their website.
Since 2012, the IWCA has been in support of the Irish Wolfhound Clubs in Australia's breeders' efforts to combat DOGS Victoria's insistence on registering Irish Wolfhounds with dubious parentage. A ruling earlier this month appears to be a step toward remedying this matter.
The Irish Wolfhound Health Group in Great Britain is working with the University of Nottingham to survey owners who have had Irish Wolfhounds with osteosarcoma.
Results of our national specialty are live
Due to unforeseen circumstances our Obedience and Rally
The Orthopedic Foundation for Animals, in cooperation with the ACVIM Cardiologists, has now adopted a new clearance system for cardiac disease which is much more appropriate for Irish Wolfhounds.
The AKC's Meet the Breeds was part of Westminster Show events in New York City on Saturday, February 13, 2016. The IWCA booth was a huge hit with the crowds.
The Large Gazehound Racing Association's top Irish Wolfhounds for 2015 include