About Gleanntan Kennels


Puppies - Acquiring a Gleanntan Skye

Remembering Gleanntan's
Cofounder, Donna C. Dale

Remembering Gleanntan's
Cofounder, Ben Dale

A Listing of AKC Champions 
bred by Gleanntan Kennels

Now in the Ring

Gleanntan Skyes
in Everyday Life

International Affiliations

Gleanntan Skyes Featured in Print

Gleanntan Skyes Featured in Videos

About the Skye Terrier

Skye Terrier Temperament

Skye Terriers In History

Skye Terrier Bibliography & Internet Resources

Article Library

Michael J. Pesare & Maida Connor
Roxana Rohrich

Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

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 GCHB. Ch. Gleanntan Gaelforce - "Cooper"
BEST OF BREED - 137th Westminster Kennel Club show - New York City
February 12, 2013 - Judge: David A. Alexander
Multiple Group Winning - Group Placing - Specialty Winning
#2 Skye Terrier in the United States - 2012 (breed & group points)
#1 owner handled (by his breeder)
Owned by Dr. Travis S. Wright & Gleanntan

 GCH. Ch. Gleanntan Angels' Gift - "Poppy"
Select Bitch - 143rd Westminster Kennel Club show - New York City
February 12, 2019 - Judge: Alfred J. Ferruggiaro
Owned by Gleanntan

The Latest News & Photos
Updated August 11, 2019

On August 4, 2019, at the Mahoning-Shenango KC show GCH. Ch. Gleanntan's Sure Shot Greyjoy - "Archer" won the terrier group under judge Desmond J. Murphy in an entry of 214 terriers. He was handled by his co-breeder. This was Archer's second group win in just over two weeks.

On July 15, 2019, at the Twin Brooks KC show GCH. Ch. Gleanntan's Sure Shot Greyjoy - "Archer" won the terrier group under judge Terry L. Stacy owner/handled by Antoinelle Vulpis. Archer is now a multiple group winner.

Gleanntan's 123rd AKC champion - Ch. Gleanntan Angels' Gift - "Poppy" completed her AKC championship in just 13 shows, all before the age of 10 months. Poppy represents the 11th generation of an unbroken tail female line, carrying the Gleanntan kennel prefix and dating back to the early 1970s. On August 3, 2019, Poppy earned the final points for her AKC Grand Champion title. She completed her title with 27 points and 6 majors (GCH requires 25 points and 3 majors.)

BEST IN SHOW! GCHB. Ch. Dexter Jetser Bohemia Skywalker - "Dexter" earned BEST IN SHOW at the Bushy Run KC show on Saturday, July 2, 2016 under judge Mrs. Betsy Yates. Earlier in the day, he earned BOB under judge Judith White and Group 1 under judge Ms. Marjorie Underwood. Dexter was bred by Jaroslava Serak, Kennel Bohemia Skywalker, Prague, Czech Republic and imported by Gleanntan in January, 2013.

Gleanntan was honored to be featured in a 5-page interview in the March, 2016 issue of Dogs in Review, an internationally respected dog publication. Special thanks to Editor-in-Chief, Allan Reznik, for his kind words in his Editor's Column. Click here to read the article.

GCHB. Ch. Gleanntan Glindathegoodwitch - "Glinda"
GCHB. Ch. Gleanntan Glindathegoodwitch
The #1 Skye Terrier bitch -
in the United States (#5 Skye) - 2011
The first Skye Terrier bitch (#4 Skye) to earn
the AKC Grand Champion title
Second Generation Multiple Group Winner
& Specialty Winner

GCHB. Ch. Gleanntan Comeflywithme!
#1 Skye Terrier - Breed Points - 2010
First breeder/owner handled Skye
(#2 Skye) to earn the
AKC Grand Champion title
Always breeder/owner handled
Multiple Group Winner & Specialty Winner

Ch. Gleanntan Gee Whillikers - "Michael"
Ch. Gleanntan Gee Whillikers
9 All-Breed Bests in Show - 91 Group Firsts
#1 Skye Terrier
** 1999, * 2000, ** 2005
* Pedigree Award Winner   ** Group Points

Ch. Gleanntan Gottalookatme
The #1 Skye Terrier
in the United States
All Systems - 2007
2008 Westminster KC BOB Winner

Ch. Gleanntan Grandxpose - "Emily"
Ch. Gleanntan Grandxpose
The #1 Skye Terrier bitch
in the United States 
2001, 2002 (and #3 Skye overall)
and 2005 (Group Points - as a Veteran)
Multiple Group & Specialty Winner

Ch. Gleanntan Gotitxactlyrite - "Arnie"
Am. & Can. Ch. Gleanntan Gotitxactlyrite
#1 Skye Terrier - 2003
Pedigree Award Winner - Owner/Handled
#1 Skye Terrier - Group Points - 2004

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