Height: male: about 27 in.; female: about 25 in. Weight: male: about 70 lbs.; female: about 60 lbs. Life Span: 12-14 years
Well-proportioned and athletic, he is powerful and good-natured. He is more heavily built than the Irish Setter. Aristocratic, keen and intelligent. Strong, powerful, well-balanced and proportioned without lumber. They display a kindly, friendly attitude, behind which is a discernible determination, courage and high spirit. May first appear aloof, but warms to companionship quickly.