Puppies - Acquiring a
Cofounder, Donna C. Dale
Cofounder, Ben Dale
A Listing of
bred by Gleanntan Kennels
Now in the Ring
in Everyday Life
Skyes Featured in Print
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Terriers In History
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Michael J. Pesare & Maida Connor
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
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
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