Canis ISSN: 2398-2942 Border Terrier Contributor(s): Steve Dean Introduction Biological Data Introduction General information Originates from Borders region. Common ancestry suggested with Dandie Dinmont Terrier and Bedlington Terrier. Friendly temperament but determined if roused. Good house dog and adaptable to most environments. Biological Data This article is available in full to registered subscribers Sign up now to purchase a 30 day trial, or Login Further ReadingPublicationsRefereed papers Recent references from PubMed and VetMedResource. Martin-Vaquero P et al (2012) A novel spongiform leukoencephalomyelopathy in Border Terrier puppies. JVIM 26 (2), 402-406 Full article. Other sources of information For information on Genetic Testing Providers (labs), genetic tests, and tests by breed, visit International Partnership for Dogs: https://dogwellnet.com/. For a list of DNA tests available for certain breeds worldwide, visit Kennel Club Worldwide DNA tests: https://www.thekennelclub.org.uk/health/for-breeders/dna-testing-simple-inherited-disorders/worldwide-dna-tests/. The Kennel Club Breed-specific requirements and recommendations including health screening: www.thekennelclub.org.uk/media/9846/abs_breed_specific_requirements_and_recommendations_web.pdf. Roslin Williams A (1996) The Border Terrier Today. Ringpress Books. ISBN 1 86054 006 6. Roslin Williams A (1996) Border Terriers Today. Howell. ISBN 0876050542. Roslin Williams A (1994) The Border Terrier. 4th edn. Anne Roslin Williams. ISBN 0 9524095 5 0. Animal Health Trust: www.ahtdnatesting.co.uk/tests/shaking-puppy-syndrome/ Canine Genetic Diseases Network: www.caninegeneticdiseases.net/leuko Organisation(s) Visit the Kennel Club website to search for details of KC-registered breed clubs: thekennelclub.org.uk/services/public/findaclub/breed/. The Border Terrier Club: www.theborderterrierclub.co.uk. Visit the American Kennel Club website to search for details of AKC-recognized breed clubs: www.akc.org/clubs/search. The Border Terrier Club of America: www.btcoa.org.