Top 10 facts about the Irish wolfhound you never knew
10. Irish wolfhounds are the world’s tallest dog breed – they’re giant!
9. They held pride of place in ancient Ireland – as they should have
8. They narrowly escaped extinction – we’re thankful for that
7. They don’t make great watchdogs – gentle, not violent
6. They have had many job roles – including man’s best friend
5. The breed dates as far back as before Christ – been about since forever