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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

30 April 2022 - IWSA Gundog Workshops x 2

                              (Battle, TN33 9NZ)

See EVENTS for details

The IWSA has not currently been asked to advertise any litters


Photo Competition - Update!


We have our fourth winner, selected from the entries received for the At The Dog Show theme. Our congratulation to Yunsun Choi for the great  picture she captured of two IWS introducing themselves to each other on  the IWSA 'Discover Dogs' stand at Crufts. You can see it HERE.


Voting is now OPEN to select the winner of our fourth theme 'Puppy Playtime'. Another lovely batch of entries, and you can see them all HERE, from where Members can also vote for their favourite photo!

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


New litter advertised 21 February 2022 - See HERE for details