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This is a comprehensive Health Handbook which provides specific information about your Wheaten Terrier.

This includes Hereditary Diseases and Health Testing, DNA storage and the PLN-Associated Variant Genes test. Also useful facts about other health conditions.

With the exception of the pANCA and other Research Projects, the content largely reflects the pages contained in this website.

To download the Health Handbook click here: (pdf format)


last updated: April, 2021

April 2021 - Update to Post Mortem requirements

Antech PLE Test, reformat of Testing Adult dogs and Veterinary tests

November 2020 - More on Gulpies and other minor textual amendments

June 2020 - Further information on 'Gulpies'

May 2020 - New testing protocols from PennGen for Degenerative Myelopathy, Microphthalmia and PLN and some minor amendments and updates.