West Highland White Terrier

Breed: West Highland White Terrier

Family: Terriers

Nationality: Great Britain, Scotland

Weight (kg): 7 - 10
Size (cm): 25 - 28
Hair type: long

Color Standards: White

Origin and History: The Cairn Terriers sometimes gave birth to white puppies. Breeders favored this feature.

Personality: Of a nervous temperament, very sensitive and affectionate, they need a lot of attention and a regular exercise.

Health problem known: No particular health problems noticed so far.

Note: Also nicknamed “westie”.