West Highland White Terrier

More commonly known as "Westie" this dog comes from Scotland. It is small with short legs, and has a medium-length hair and a soft and thick undercoat: maintain it regularly to keep it clean and beautiful!It is a remarkable pests hunter and a great “sportsdog”. Warning, this is not an apartment dog: he will be happier to take long walks in the woods or practice agility! He is affectionate, clever and sociable.

Ranking

64 th

Most popular breed

Origin

United Kingdom

Group

Size

Small

Activity

Kids dog

Coat

Long hair

breeds.lifeSpan

8 to 12

Weight

5 to 22lbs

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2 Questions about this breed

1

Black Skin Disease (alopecia) treatment

Mary W. | 13/07/2021
Last reply a year ago
Last reply a year ago
3

female westie, not willing to stand for breeding?

bess | 28/05/2013
Last reply 9 years ago
Last reply 9 years ago