in Awww 15 Cool Facts About Irish Wolfhounds by Judy Powell November 3, 2020, 8:01 am 12shares Facebook Twitter Email Pinterest 7 Their large size may be intimidating, but don’t mistake them for a great guard dog. This overly friendly breed isn’t aggressive and tends to trust strangers too much. Credit Judy Powell 8 A note penned in 391 A.D. from a Roman consul to his brother mentioned this breed of dog, thanking him for the gift of an “Irish dog.” He went on to say: “All Rome viewed them in wonder.” Credit Judy Powell 9 “Wolfdogs of Ireland” were of utmost prestige; often presented as gifts to Roman consuls, kings, shahs of Persia, and other world leaders. They were often delivered wearing chains and collars made from authentic silver and gold. Credit Judy Powell Page 3 of 5Previous 12345Next12shares Facebook Twitter Email Pinterest See more Previous article 15 Adorable Pics Proving That Spaniels Like Autumn Next article 14 Things Only Pug Parents Can Understand Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment * Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.