West Highland White Terrier dog breed

West Highland White Terrier breed description

The west highland white terrier comes across as a very wise breed. The dog thrives best when doing tasks that involve mental challenges.

West Highland White Terriers sheds, but less than many other breeds. Although frequent care of the coat is not strictly necessary, it contributes to the dog's overall well-being and prosperity.

West Highland White Terriers respond well to obedience training, which is why they are descirbed as a breed which is easy to deal with (albeit all dogs are different). This dog breed are often focused in what it is doing, and easy to deal with. Although there are breeds that are characterized as even more energetic, this is still a breed that requires his daily walks. This dog breed appreciate exercise, but are not as demanding as many other breeds.

This dog breed is by nature very affectionate with people outside the family, but large variations occur between dogs anyway. They are usually affectionate with other dogs. The breed is considered child friendly but generalization here can be adversely. However, you should never leave small children alone with dogs. Many dogs are good with children, but differences within the breed is also quite large. As distant descendants of the wolf this breed still have some strong instincts. Puppies tend to bite in play, and this can increase lung adulthood if one ignores the problem.

This is a robust dog that can tolerate cold and low temperatures nice and thrive winter and summer. There are not any problems associated with having these dogs in an apartment.

The breed's anatomy: A west highland white terrier is a exciting breed short coat, and without doubt a beautiful dog.

Health: The health problems for west highland white terriers varies and also depends on the breeder. They which can occur Skin disorders, hypothyroidism, common canine disorders and other health problems in dogs.

More about this dog breed: The west highland white terrier originates from Scotland. This dog breed is sought after and easy to find in classified ads and even in animal shops. West Highland White Terriers were initially bred for ratting.

West Highland White Terrier kennel clubs: American Kennel Club places this dog breed in the group «terriers». United Kennel Club files this dog breed in the category «terrier». West Highland White Terrier is part of International Federation of Kennel Clubs and their registry of breeds as #85 in section «Small Terriers» (3.2) in the group «terriers» (registered 1987-06-24). Also recognized by the Canadian Kennel as «terriers».

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