The IRISH WOLFHOUND
Used as guardians, persued game, specialized in protection, and hunting of wolves.
They inspired literature, poetry, and mythology.
Category: Hound Group
Scientific name: Canis lupus familiaris
Temperament: Thoughtful, Dignified, Loyal, Patient, Sweet-Tempered, Generous
Colors: Black, White, Brindle, Fawn, Grey, Red
Height: 32 inches minimum (male), 30 inches minimum (female)
Weight: 120 pounds (male), 105 pounds (female)
Life expectancy: 6 – 10 years