This website provides information about 

  • health issues

  • health research

  • health screening data

  • litter information

for the Glen of Imaal Terrier

Head study of a wheaten Glen of Imaal Terrier in the bluebells


Glen of Imaal Terrier Health Facebook Group

All Glen owners are very welcome to join our group!

Health issues

This section has information on the following breed health conditions and issues:

Ask the breeder

This section encourages prospective puppy owners to discuss the above health issues with breeders.

There is a health checklist to download and print off.

Glen DNA archive

Please support the archive for the benefit of future generations of Glens. Thank you.

Health surveys & Research

This section provides links to health survey reports and information about Glen research projects.

UK breeding since 2011

The health and litter spreadsheet in this section lists all UK Kennel Club registered Glen of Imaal Terrier stud dogs and brood bitches that have sired/whelped litters since 1st January 2011.

There are also links to the breed clubs' Codes of Ethics, which provide "best practice" guidance to breeders.

Find a Glen puppy (UK)

  • Available litters, or 'no puppies' message will appear below the 'Search' box.

  • Click on the 'Glen of Imaal Terrier' link in the litter box that  you would like to view.

  • If the 'Sorry, there are no puppies for sale that match your search terms' message appears, please try the link again another day.

  • We only register about 10 - 14 litters per year, so you may have to wait a while for a litter to be advertised.​



  • notifying the GOITA & EFG health coordinators of:

    • any new diagnosis

    • date/age & cause of death



  • participating in health surveys

  • contributing to the Glen DNA Archive

  • volunteering your Glen for relevant research studies​