Gordon Setters (Reg'd)

"Where Classic Looks Meet Contemporary Style"

Et "Settera"

Gordon Setter Standard

The Gordon Setter Club of America (GSCA) and its members are responsible for writing the standard of excellence for the breed.  This standard is adopted by the American Kennel Club (AKC), and is used to judge dogs in AKC Conformation Dog Shows, as well as being a benchmark for breeders.

About Gordon Setters

Beauty, brains and birdsense: these words describe the Gordon Setter. History suggests the existence of black and tan setters as far back as the 16th century in Scotland and England...

Gordon Setter FAQ's

Answers to common questions about the Gordon Setter breed.

Gordon Setter Medical Problems

Gordon Setters are generally a healthy breed, but can be prone to some health problems of varying degrees of severity.

Grooming Your Gordon Setter

A Gordon Setter without at least a little regular grooming, will begin to lose his or her beautiful setter outline.  Follow these step-by-step instructions to help keep your Gordon Setter looking their best. 

Our Favorite Links

Our friends in the Gordon Setter community and favorite links in the world of purebred dogs.


Artwork by Heidi Moon, includes setter note cards, prints, commissioned work and apparel.

Gordon Setter Children Books

Three delightful children's books written by Jean Sievert, feature adorable Gordon tales.