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West Highland Terrier

Group Terriers
AKC Group AKC Terriers
Temperament active, plucky
Size medium dog breeds
Feeding Moderate Feeding Dog breeds
Coat care Moderate Grooming
Activeness Moderately Active Dog Breeds
How friendly is this dog? Moderately Sociable Dog Breeds
Watch dog Moderately Good Watch Dog
Training Moderately difficult to train dogs breeds

West Highland Terrier Facts

First used for Hunting rats
Country of origins Great Britain
Year of origin 1800s
Colors White
Height (min) 10 inches (25 cm)
Height (max) 11 inches (28 cm)
Weight (min) 15 lbs (7 kg)
Weight (max) 22 lbs (10 kg)
Life expectancy (min) 15 years
Life expectancy (max) 17 years