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, click yellow links shown on revolving banner to go directly to page required
  • Closing date for Yearbook advertising extended, to be received by 25th January 2019 see Yearbook
  • The 2019 Show Diary is now available with venue's, click Show Scene, Show Diary
  • ESA Championship Show 2019 details now available, click Notice Board
  • Details of funeral arrangements for Keith Lewis (Kegil), see Notice Board
  • Important details about 2019 Year Book now avaliable, click this link Year Book 2019
  • Important BEC Letter to C & B List Judges, see Notice Board
  • Puppies available, now listed on Puppy Register, See About Breed - Puppy Register
  • Important information regarding the Judges Competency Framework is available, see Notice Board
  • Updated Judging Lists July 2018, see Judging Lists
  • New Nina Green book, for details see About Breed - Books
  • New limited edition Bournehouse Prints by Stuart Mallard for sale, see Notice Board

If the information you require is unavailable or if you have any suggestions regarding editorial you wish to see included on this site, please use the Contact Us link on menu.