Welcome to the English Setter Association Website


This is the national breed club for the English Setter in the United Kingdom. It was founded in 1951 and has around 700 members worldwide. The English Setter Association aims to support those who own the breed as companions as well as those who wish to show their dogs. These pages will provide information on all aspects of owning an English Setter as well as all activities of the Association.

Welcome to the new responsive website. We do hope that you be able to navigate easily with changes made to the site but do apologise in advance should you encounter any problems. It is advisable to use the latest version of your web browser, updates are available and will ensure that your viewing experience is enhanced. The website has been redesigned for all types of media device with all sized screens. Although not yet fully completed the new website will be updated with information as soon as possible.


  •                LATEST NEWS:-
  • New November 2016 Updates To Judging Lists, See Judging Lists
  • 2017 Show Calendar now available with downloads added to Show Scene Page, Click Show Scene
  • Now is the time to think about your advertisment in the 2017 ESA Year Book. Full details are on the 'Notice Board'.
  • NESS Ch Show Results, See Show Scene, Show Results 2016
  • English Setter Association 2017 Ch Sh Schedule, see Notice Board
  • Midland English Setter Society 2017 Ch Show, see Notice Board
  • Northern English Setter Society Shows 2017 see Notice Board.

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