On the AKC website at
the history portion of the IRWS there are 4 photos of IRWS.
The first three of the four photos are of our IRWS. Lougherne
Harvest (our foundation male from Vincent Brennan in N. Ireland)
is shown in step with his 8 week old great grandson O’Dobhailien
Cashel Toryn , O’Dobhailien Tralee is detail #1. AKC
has cropped out her bird holder full of woodcock, and detail
#2 is of CH O’Dobhailien Shields Promise retrieving
O'Dobhailien "Aengus" For Mizen was selected
to represent the breed in Brazil's 2018 Caes &
In The Curious History Of Irish Dogs
by David Blake Knox, copyright 2017, there are four IRWS and
one outcross featured in the book. Our GCH O’Dobhailien
O’Halloran Heritage JH “Reig” is featured
as a puppy at the top of page in the photos portion. On the
same page below our "Reig" is O’Dobhailien
“Logan” Asthore with her then puppy "Tilly",
CH O’Dobhailien Lass Of Tillygreig JH.
Our O’Dobhailien IRWS are featured in the AKC's
The New Complete Dog Book, 21st edition, copyright
2015. On page 116 is O’Dobhailien True Celtic Triskele,
“Rogan” as a seated puppy. On page 119 is a picture
of CH O’Dobhailien Vincent’s Pride JH, “Vinnie,”
hunting in SD at a pheasant opener. Vinnie is litter brother
to CH O'Dobhailien Cailin Alainn SH, first AKC breed Champion.
O'Dobhailien Mayo "Abbey" is featured on
the Winter 2013 cover of The Upland Almanac
Bob was interviewed and quoted in the August 2009 issue
of Gun Dog magazine and CH O'Dobhailien Cailin
Alainn SH (then a JH) was mentioned, as she was the first
AKC breed Champion and was working toward her SH at the time.