ANIMAL LIFE EXPECTANCY!

WEST HIGHLAND WHITE TERRIER

Picture of a west highland white terrier
LIFE SPAN: 15 years
Breed Name: West Highland White Terrier
Group: Terrier
Origin: Scotland

HISTORY

The early vermin-catching dogs indigenous to Scotland, collectively known as the Terriers of Scotland, developed from common root stock and eventually separated into defined breeds. The West Highland White Terrier was recognized by the United Kennel Club in 1919.