West Highland white terrier


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West Highland white terrier

a small (15-22 lb), muscular, very alert dog with short legs and a distinctive, white, medium length, double coat made up of outer, hard hairs and soft fur underneath. The eyes and nose are dark, the ears erect and pointed, and the tail, which is naturally a medium length is carried upright or over the back. The breed is predisposed to atopic dermatitis, craniomandibular osteopathy and globoid cell leukodystrophy. Called also 'Westie'.
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Susceptible breeds include Golden Retrievers, Labrador Retrievers, Lhasa Apsos, Wire Fox Terriers, West Highland White Terriers, Dalmatians, Poodles, English Setters, Irish Setters, Boxers, and Bulldogs, among others, although any dog may be affected.
Terriers breeds (291): Airedale Terriers 9, American Staffordshire Terriers 6, Australian Terriers 10, Bedlington Terriers 12, Border Terriers 13, Bull Terriers (Colored) 4, Bull Terriers (White) 3, Cairn Terriers 13, Cesky Terriers 9, Dandie Dinmont Terriers 2, Fox Terriers (Smooth) 16, Fox Terriers (Wire) 8, Glen of Imaal Terriers 3, Irish Terriers 7, Kerry Blue Terriers 12, Lakeland Terriers 8, Manchester Terriers (Standard) 9, Miniature Bull Terriers 8, Miniature Schnauzers 18, Norfolk Terriers 9, Norwich Terriers 19, Parson Russell Terriers 11, Russell Terriers 15, Scottish Terriers 12, Sealyham Terriers 5, Skye Terriers 7, Soft Coated Wheaten Terriers 15, Staffordshire Bull Terriers 7, Welsh Terriers 5, West Highland White Terriers 16.
A West Highland white terriers are infamous for skin problems.
There were five breeds being farmed, including Scottish terriers, West Highland white terriers, Jack Russells, Shih-tzus and King Charles spaniels.
It's a trait common in West Highland white terriers.
West Highland white terriers suffer commonly with skin conditions and I experience this musty smell almost every time an afflicted Westie walks into the consulting room.
HIGH LIFE West Highland White Terriers play in snow near Lauder, Berwickshire
West Highland White terriers are well known for suffering skin conditions and allergies, with their delicate white skin sensitive to parasites and allergens.
Recently I heard that French bulldogs - simply adorable as they are - had entered the top 10 of the doggy charts, casually pushing West Highland white terriers out for the first time in living memory.
Cincinnati loves their West Highland White Terriers.
A West Highland white terriers are known for having sensitive skin, which can become inflamed and irritated by many things in our environment.

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