Irish Wolfhound

The amiable Irish Wolfhound is an immense, muscular hound gracefully built along classic Greyhound lines, capable of great speed at the gallop. A male might stand nearly 3 feet at the shoulder and weigh up to 180 pounds. Females will run smaller but are still a whole lot of hound.

Irish Wolfhound Lore

Irish Wolfhound Lore: A Trio of Tales to Celebrate an Irish Icon  photo: The Irish Wolfhound has been celebrated through legend and lore as one of the Emerald Isle’s greatest symbols. The printed word came to Ireland in the 5th century ...