Irish Setter Breeders Club

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Welcome To The Irish Setter Breeders Club Official Website.

The 2021 Yearbook is now available to view online as a book. Click on the “ISBC Members Area” If you are a member Log In and signup.

We hope you will find interesting information about the Irish Setter here as well as links to other useful sites including the Irish Setter Rescue & Rehome


Come on in, join our Club!

As a member you will receive two informative newsletters per year, plus our world famous yearbook. If you are involved in the showing community your entries to our shows will also be slightly cheaper.
If you’re not already a member why not join us? Our purpose as a club is to promote the health and welfare of our beautiful breed and to support their owners and breeders in that endeavour.

So if you are an owner or even just a lover of Irish Setters, you’d be most welcome to join our club. We have hundreds of members throughout the UK, Europe and the rest of the world.
Join us now to receive the current yearbook.

Just print off one of the application forms and send to our membership secretary Chris Sheldon. We look forward to welcoming you into our setter family.

2023 Calendar Competition Time !!
It’s that time of year again to get your entries in for the ISBC & ISR&R Calendar 2023. We cannot produce this wonderful calendar without your help and support. Your wonderful pictures make the calendar what it is today and supports the wonderful work that Rescue do.
1st Prize £25 + Your Winning Photo On The Front Cover.
2nd Prize £15
3rd Prize £10
Send your photos to Paula Lucas at
Entries close July 31st and good luck
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Kate O`Callaghan Memorial Open Show 31st July Click Here For Results

2021 Year Book added to Members Area. Join the ISBC to view the book.

50th Anniversary Championship Show Results Click Here For More Details

Latest Championship Show List For 2022 and 2023 Click Here For More Details

KC Announcement For Crufts Qualification 2023.

Joint Irish Setter Breed Clubs  Judges List Published Click Here For More Details

Joint Irish Setter Breed Clubs Judging List Questionnaire (Updated 2021 Version) Click Here For More Details

New changes announced to the joint breed clubs judging criteria take a look: Judging Criteria 2021 Click Here

Kennel Club Judges Training Quick Link To All Information. Click Here For More Details


Kennel Club requirements and elegibility for open show judges 2021 as stated in their press release 24th February. Click Here For More Details

Latest From The Kennel Club:- Code of Best Practice Updated For Breed Appreciation Days and Multiple Choice Exams. Click Here For More Details

Judges requirements and eligibility announced JEP.The Kennel Clubs latest news . Click Here-JEP Update (February 2020)

Forthcoming Events

19th November

The Sybil Lennox Memorial Open Show

Judge:- Mrs Pat Pike (Redclyst/Glenury)

Venue:- Markfield Community Centre,

Markfield, Leicestershire