Irish Wolfhounds are one of the rarest creature there is. What makes them so special is their size which also makes them look pretty cute. That’s why the Irish are not the only people who love them – who can NOT love them???
Irish Wolfhounds are believed to be one of the oldest creatures in the world, dating as far back as 391 AD. Back in the time, they were mostly used as hunting and guardian dogs. People needed these special dogs especially for protection against wolves and also for hunting them down. And that’s where their name came from.
#1. Auntie Terri
Nowadays, people keep Irish Wolfhounds only because they have a heart as big as their size. They are gentle, sensitive and noble. Some other characteristics they possess are: patient, loyal, generous and sweet-tempered.
#2 This Irish Wolfhound Testing The Ice Cream For His Human
Their size varies depending on their gender. The male Irish Woldfound can grow at least 32 inches tall (81 cm) and weighs at least 120 pounds (54 kg). Whereas the female Irish Wolfhound can grow at least 30 inches tall (76 cm) and weighs at least 105 pounds (47 kg). Their life expectancy is from 6 to 10 years.
#3 Throwback To When The Grass Was Green And It Was Just Her And Him
Take a look at more than 15 priceless photos of this magnificent and massive creature.