Meet the Irish Setter

by SheKnows
Oct 26, 2013 at 9:00 a.m. ET
The profile of an adult Irish Setter.

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Bred to hunt, the Irish Setter needs a lot of work to stay satisfied.

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The Irish Setter is a bird dog, helping hunter's catch their prey.

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In need of an active lifestyle, the Irish Setter is not recommended for apartment living.

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Playful and fun, the Irish Setter is loving dog.

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Even though his coat is full and lustrous, the Irish Setter requires little grooming.

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With a pleasant temperament, the Irish Setter is a perfect fit for an active family.

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A lovable guy, the Irish Setter does well with children.

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Moderate on the barking, the Irish Setter is an okay watchdog.

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End your busy day with a little affection from your Irish Setter, who loves hugs and rubs.