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West Highland Terrier Breed Profile
Among the endearing traits of the West Highland Terrier is that
they're sturdy, hardy, compact, lively, playful and inquisitive.
This dog breed is an great companion for children and is terrific with
Lifespan and Weight
The average lifespan of this canine breed is about 15 years. Having
said that, with the advancement of veterinary medicine, pets have been
acknowledged to live up to 20 years as well as longer. The typical
weight for this canine breed is around 13 to 22 lbs.
Probably the most common ailments and medical situations associated
with West Highland White Terriers consist of but are not restricted to
skin problems, hip challenges, hernias, jawbone challenges and liver
Housebreaking and Shedding
Housebreaking will be hard with this breed of dog as they are portion
of the terrier group. Shedding is regular, brush day-to-day to
maintain. Bathe only when essential.
Finest Owner Compatibility
Not suitable for the apartment or condo atmosphere. Not appropriate for
the frequent traveler. Most effective Owner lives inside a property and
has a yard to play in with lots of like and consideration to give.
Exactly where to buy
The very best spots to buy this dog breed are from reliable breeders,
animal shelters, and rescue organizations.
The typical expense for this breed of dog is around $850+ per dog.
Routine veterinary care must be included in your price range.
Not usually aggressive unless of course abused or neglected. Can be
prone to small dog syndrome.
This canine breed makes for a fantastic watchdog.
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Salt Lake City, Utah 84109
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