Welcome to the SGBTC's Boston Terrier Health pages!

We're glad that you stopped by and hope you find the information provided here interesting and useful. You will find links to other informative sites as well as articles, research and genetic information, and answers to Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs). Please check back periodically as we plan to update the page with new information on an ongoing basis.

The SGBTC Health Committee is dedicated to issues dealing with the health and well-being of the Boston Terrier.

As an affiliate of the Boston Terrier Club of America, the SGBTC Health Committee works to offer educational information in conjunction with the BTCA Health Committee.

To visit the Boston Terrier Club of America Health Committee's website CLICK HERE .

Dystocia in Boston Terriers
Free whelping –a thing of the past, or not?

Slipped Hocks
Information on disorders of the tarsus in dogs

What Health Test should Bostons Have?
An informative article by SGBTC member Pamela Preston on health testing for Boston Terriers

Help Take the STING out of Summer and Fall
This article is also featured in the Fall 2009 Issue of The Boston Quarterly