Glen of Imaal Terrier Information

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Glen of Imaal Terrier

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Glen of Imaal Terrier

The Glen of Imaal Terrier At a Glance
Recognized By
AKC, KCUK, FCI 
Country of Origin
Ireland 
Life Expectancy
12 - 14 yrs 
Height Range
Up to 14 
Weight Range
32 - 50 lbs 
Colors
Wheaten, blue, or brindle 
Trainability
Should receive firm, consistent training. Easily distracted if there is something more interesting to do! 
With Children
Generally good, but supervise with small children. 
With Animals
Not to be left alone with small pets. Variable with cats. Adults will not back down from a fight if challenged and should be supervised with other dogs. Opposite-sex pairs tend to be best. 
Climate
Adaptable, but do not like it very hot 
Indoor/Outdoor
Either, but like human company. Preferably indoors with family. 
Exercise Reqd
Not built to be running companions! Love rambling walks. Should be leashed in the company of other dogs. May give chase to rabbits, etc. 
Grooming Reqd
Regular brushing to prevent matts and tangles. Ideally should be stripped twice a year for comfort, and good coat growth. 
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Recently we rescued of Glen of Imaal from our local SPCA. She is 4 yrs old and is a very focused little girl. A mind of her own, not real affectionate, but very loyal at the same time. She has trained me well.
- Posted by Teresa Samples from Sacamento, CA
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Glen of Imaal Terrier Common Health Screenings
The following health screenings are often performed by responsible Glen of Imaal Terrier breeders:

CERF Screening (Canine Eye Research Foundation)
Hip Dysplasia (OFA or PennHIP)