Northern California Irish Wolfhound Club


Slide show highlighting club activities

NCIWC is dedicated to promote the continued well being and preservation of the Irish Wolfhounds by example, and education. NCIWC  sponsors many activities for this purpose. The activities range from shows and matches, to backpacking and public venues such as Celtic fairs and Parades.

Club meetings are held six times per year. Meetings are open for all club members.

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This is a fun event for you and your dog(s). You will be strolling along raised walkways overlooking the ocean. Lunch will be served at the London Bridge Pub (and yes, the dogs are invited!). So join us for a beautiful stroll along the beach. We have scheduled a club board meeting after lunch; all members and guest are welcome

DATE: Saturday, January 17th, 2015.  Click here for more information

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Lure trials coming up in February. Information entry forms and premium list below.


NCIWC ASFA all breed lure trial 02-07-2015

NCIWC AKC all breed lure Trial 02-08-2015




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The Gathering of the CU December 6, 2014 Toro park (near Salinas).

12-06-14 CUE 010 (3)It was a perfect sunny day with lots of fun. More pictures of this event can be found in the club event photo gallery.

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Carmel by the Sea, Holiday get together

December 7, 2014

Spent the day first with the dogs romping on the beach, and then a lunch with our hounds, and finally window shopping down town Carmel.  More pictures of this event can be found in the club event photo gallery.


Irish Wolfhounds Playing at the beach in Carmel


We had over ten Irish wolfhounds romping on the beach, what a sight! The restaurant had wonderful service and good food. Thanks to all that came. A big Thank You to Harry Burr for providing the pictures of this event.

Click here for information

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2014 tee logo 11B

Our Specialty, our first back to back was a grand success. A big thank you to Robin Burchett for providing the Marked catalogs with the results of judging.

Click here for Friday results  Mrs. Pask

Click here for Saturday results Mr. Pask

Click here for NCIWC Specialty AKC Lure Trial

Click here NCIWC Spec ASFA LureTrial 2014

Friday, October 24, 2014 – Obedience (Mr. C J Pat Alvarez), Conformation (Mrs. Pat Pask), ASFA Lure (Kathy Kelly)

Saturday, October 25, 2014 – Sweeps (Bernie Smith), Conformation (Mr. Peter Pask) Judges Dinner

Sunday, October 26, 2014 – AKC Lure Trial (Ginnie Koscinski)

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18th Annual Celtic Festival September 26 to 28, 2014 Nevada County Fairgrounds Grass Valley in Northern California

“Great Celtic Hounds of Antiquity”

Was as usual a grand success even with the rain. Our hounds always put the shine on the event.


Grass Valley Celtic fair 2014

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Hi: A montage video of the Irish Wolfhound Backpacking adventures sponsored by NCIWC is available. Click here for video

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  Candid picture of the Month


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 This is for you; any club member. Add some photos in the candid section of you and your hounds; like these samples: Just upload to the web team by clicking here.



 Rollin' in the grass always makes me smile!

Rollin’ in the grass always makes me smile!






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