How much do you know about the adorable West Highland Terrier?

Westie Facts: These are 10 great bits of dog trivia you need know about the adorable West Highland Terrier 🐶

Westies are one of the most characterful breeds of dog out there, but how much do you really know about the West Highland Terrier?

Since the pandemic hit, more of us than ever have welcome a new four-legged friend into our homes, with the Kennel Club reporting soaring dog ownership.

But with 221 different breeds of pedigree dog to choose from, there’s plenty of thinking to do before you select your perfect pup.

Those with active lifestyles might want to consider a larger dog, while somebody with allergies will be looking for a hypoallergenic dog.

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There’s even academic guidance to seek out, with Psychologist Stanley Coren’s book ‘The Intelligence of Dogs’ ranking breeds by instincts, obedience, and the ability to adapt.

One dog that often features on people’s canine wishlists is the West Highland Terrier – they are an instantly recognisable breed of dog that make loving family pets.

Here are 10 fun and interesting facts about West Highland Terriers.

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