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Irish Water Spaniel Association.

The Irish Water Spaniel Association (IWSA) is a Kennel Club registered Breed Club promoting the interests of the IWS through its various events and through the publication of its Members Year Book and Newsletters. 


It also aims to promote the breeding of sound, healthy IWS through advocating the use of appropriate KC/BVA Health screening for the breed and participation in current and future Health studies and initiatives.

The IWSA has an active Welfare team which can provide advice, support and assistance when there is an IWS in need.  


New Membership applications are welcomed.

New Puppy Litter Cuddling

Introduction to Gundog Work
Sunday, 26th Jun, 09:00 – 13:30
Witney, Witney OX29 7RU, UK

See EVENTS for details

The IWSA has not currently been asked to advertise any litters


Photo Competition - Update!


We have our fifth winner, selected from the entries received for the Puppy Playtime theme.  Our congratulation go to Allen Gawne for his delightful picture of Polly with her ball. You can see it HERE.

PLUS - Voting is now OPEN in the 'Wash and Brushup' themed competition. Members can see entries and cast their votes HERE

AND LASTLY - Entry OPENS on Sunday 22nd May to our sixth theme 'Getting Very Wet'.  An Irish Water Spaniel getting wet is  very much par for the course, so we're hoping to see another lovely batch of entries from Members soon.

Here's how to submit YOUR entries!

Can you help? Have you had an IWS that has been diagnosed with an autoimmune disease..?


24 May 2022

Judges Lists updated.

See Lists:-   A1,     A3,     B  &   C

New litter advertised 21 February 2022 - See HERE for details