The Schwarz Kennels

and the Dire Wolf Project

Ahwna AKC Irish Wolfhound



  • Conformation:
  • weight:
  • Temperament:
  • Intelligence:
  • Trainability:
  • Prey Drive:
  • Scores as of:

At 8 wks old

Ahwna was a very dark pup and as she matured her hair grew longer and her coat lighter.

Ahwna at one year old


Woodrow Wilson is an Awhna pup out of Rainier the AKC malamute


AKC pure bred Irish Wolfhound


Test Scores: 1 (low Bad) - 10 (high Good)

our tests are rated 1-10 on our AA standards for companion dog excellent in temperament.



   Intelligence (process of thought) 10
   Pitch of/Vocal sounds 10
   Barking 1
   Whining and talking back 9
   Prey drive 1
   Chewing 1
   Swallowing stuff 1
   Dominance/aggression towards humans 10
   Challenging owner/trainer 10
   Child friendly 10
   Dominance/aggression towards other dogs 8
   Dominance/aggression towards smaller animals 3
   Soft/hard bite (mouth) 5
   Touch sensitivity 5
   Emotional sensitivity 2
   Sound sensitivity 8
   Ease of training for the average person 4
   Velcro (not wanting to wander) 5
   Genetic hyperness or Energy level (pacing the fence line) 5
   Investigative or inquisitive (independence) 2
   Stubborness (doing what it wants instead of what you want) 2
   Eating of feces 5
   Sanitational pooping in the designated spot 3
   Sloppy drinking 3
   Age of life 1
   Heath issues 4
   Retrieving or carrying objects 2
   Digging 1
   Conformation 4
   girth 5
   Eyes 5
   Ears 2
   Nose 10
   Girth of Skull 6
   Length of Tail 1
   Feet 4
   Neck 4
   Topline 3
   Gait 7


Schwarz dogs are NOT working dogs

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