English Setter
Laverack Setter

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English Setter
Laverack Setter
Lawerak Setter

Great Britain, 1800s
The English Setter is one of the oldest breed of gundog.

Companion, Retrieving

Life Expectancy
This breed can live as long as 13-14 years of age

Weight & Height
55 to 70 pounds & 24 to 27 inches tall

Known Health Problems
Hip and Elbow Dysplasia, Allergies, Deafness, Hypothyroidism

Physical Description
Large, muscular dog has medium length drop ears, a black or brown nose and dark brown eyes. The head is long and lean and the tail is straight and tapers to a point.

This setter is quiet, but loyal, gentle and affectionate. They tend to do well with both children and other animals.. They thoroughly enjoy the company of their human companions and do not like to be left alone.


Living Conditions
Not suitable for apartment living. They would do best with an active family in a rural or suburban setting.

coat should be brushed daily to keep it in top condition

The English Setter is a highly energetic dog and should be allowed daily vigorous walks on a leash or a fenced yard to run in.

Coat Texture
Long, straight coat feathers on the legs, ears, chest, belly and tail.

Coat Colors


Liver White

Lemon White

Black White

6-8 pups per litter

Continental Kennel Club
American Kennel Club
United Kennel Club
New Zealand Kennel Club
American Pet Registry
Fédération Cynologique Internationale
Canadian Kennel Club
National Kennel Club


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English Setter Breeders

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