Most acceptable companion and friend in the homes and the fields. The Irish Red & White Setter is bred primarily for the fields. The standard as set out hereunder must be interpreted chiefly from this point of view and all Judges at bench shows must judge the exhibits chiefly from the working standpoint.
Group 7 Pointing Dogs Section 2 British and Irish Pointers and Setters With working trial.
Strong well balanced and proportioned without lumber; athletic rather than racy. The Irish Red & White Setter is bred primarily for the field and must be judged chiefly from the working standpoint.
Behavior and character
Aristocratic, keen and intelligent. Displays a kindly, friendly attitude, behind which should be discernible determination, courage and high spirit. The Red and White Setter is very friendly, dependable and easily trained gundog.