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
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.