Life Span: Up to 14 years
Training: Requires extensive training
Family: Good in a Family
Grooming: Wash only once a month due to dry skin and allergies. You must brush frequently to keep their coats clean. Wash their ears weekly to prevent ear infections. You have to use Baby shampoo to bathe them.
Possible Health Issues: Hip problems, and Craniomandibular osteopathy(A normal bone replaced with a miniature bone).
West Highland White Terriers are also known as the "Westie." They are not lap dogs. They have a super strong tail that can get them out of tight places.