Fun loving and devoted companion, this smallish breed of terrier is quick, with tremendous stamina and courage. It is know to be tenacious but not argumentative and is a excellent family dog.PURPOSE OF BREED:Originating from the Cairn Terrier, this white version was developed so it could be seen working at eliminating vermin, among the rocks in the Highlands of Scotland.AVERAGE LITTER SIZE:3 puppies
Double coated, with a topcoat consisting of moderate length straight hard hair and undercoat being a softer version of the topcoat. Its white coat will need regular stripping to maintain the quality of coat needed for wet cold conditions.
Jaw, hip and knee problems, skin and thyroid disorders.
The West Highland White Terrier is good with children and other pets.