Irish Wolfhound Association of New England

Thank you for your interest in the Irish Wolfhound Association of New England.  You are in the right place if you are looking to meet, learn, share, and widen your social circle around Irish Wolfhounds. 


Update – September 19, 2022

Our Annual Specialty took place on September 18 & 19 at the Showcase for Dogs in East Windsor, CT. Catalog and placements are listed below. Best of Breed photo is posted on the 2022 Specialty tab. Thank you to all participants! The show’s success is because of all of you and we very much appreciate your support.

Thanks go out to the Irish Wolfhound Foundation, and to Dr. William Tyrrell, DVM, DACVIM (Cardiology) for the heart clinic. 

Reminder that our annual specialty will be held next year on June 11 & 12 at the Showcase for Dogs. As we are moving the event to spring, our annual fun match will be in September. More to come!!!

Our 2023 IWANE Calendar is now available for online purchase.  Calendars are $25.00 which includes shipping to the US and Canada. There may be an additional cost for international shipments. 

On November 12 & 13 we will be holding our Fast CAT and CAT events in Gorham, ME.  Below is the premium list for those trials. Please use the links in the premium list for submission and payment.

Our fall Meet & Greet will take place on November 5, 2022.  We will meet at the Dog Mountain in St. Johnsbury, Vermont. This event is a day to meet other Irish Wolfhound owners and club members, as well as an opportunity for potential owners to meet and talk about our noble breed.

You can always reach out to the IWANE secretary for more information on any of the events being planned.

Our IWANE coffee mugs will be offered in limited supply at the Annual Specialty. These mugs are the perfect size for a hot cup of joe, tea or anything, really! Get them while they last!!

Mugs are 11 ounces.

We will continue to social distance and adhere to local Covid guideline for our outdoor gatherings in order to keep everyone safe and stop the spread of Covid-19.

Below are the updated IWANE membership applications. Please download the editable PDF and send to the IWANE secretary via email or address listed on the form. Email is preferable.

Should you have any questions at all please reach out to the secretary:

Members can now use PayPal for annual dues and donations!! Please be sure to make a note on any donations as to where you would like it to be applied.

For annual dues, in your browser, please type in or click this link: It will bring you to the IWANE PayPal page. Please add $2.00 for a transaction fee to your dues.

Regular Membership Dues: $35.00 ($37.00 via PayPal)

Associate Membership Dues: $30.00 ($32.00 via PayPal)

Health, Education, Rescue and General Fund Donations welcome! Please Press the Donate Button to make a donation.