Banshee has average terrier instincts when it comes to prey drive (mice) and ball drive (retrieving & chasing). Very social - She enjoys other dogs and is quite people oriented too. She is a sensible dog and not an over-reactive dog, meaning she uses her head to think a situation through. Defensive drives; Banshee is not a bully in any way, she never causes trouble and always gets on well with other dogs. She is always happy, in a playful mood and looking for a good time with anyone willing to play with her.
- Sitting by the campfire with her people
- Loud noises. Banshee prefers a mellow environment
Known around here for: Being easy going and always happy! Banshee is always happy to do what everyone around her is doing.
BANSHEE'S HEALTH CLEARANCES TO DATE: (#'s in progress)
Identifier: DNA WPR#
DNA breed analysis on file; Dam & Sire's side
Primary Lens Luxation (PLL) OFA#
Patellas (knees) OFA#
BAER Full hearing in both ears. waiting on OFA numbers
Dilated Cardiomyopathy OFA#
Dilute (D-locus) coat color: OFA# (does not carry D gene)
Late onset Ataxia OFA#
Spinocerebellar Ataxia OFA#
OFA numbers can be verified at: offa.org
CBP means "Cleared by Parentage". If both parents (or both sets of grandparents) did not carry a gene marker for disease, it is not necessary to test their offspring as their pups will not carry it either. All the following disease markers have been CBP on the GSire's side of pedigree: *We are continually working to clear disease markers from our lines.
PRA (RCD-3), PRA (PRAG), PRA (RCD1-cGMP)
Canine Leucocyte Adhesion Deficiency
NCL (CLN2-TPP1), NCL (CLN8), NCL (CLN5-B-C)
Globoid Cell Leucodystrophy
VWD (WV1), VWD (vW-Kooiker)
Mucopolysaccharidosis Type VII
Severe Combined Immunodeficiency (SCIW, SCIX, SCID)