West Highland White Terrier Club of America

Westie Health, Behavior & Training Information

Health Committee

Links to information about the major diseases affecting Westies is provided on the website in the “Health Concerns” section. After reading the information provided, additional questions may be directed to the Chairperson of the Health Committee through e-mail or written correspondence.

Kay McGuire, DVM, Chairperson
21511 Forest Vista
Humble, TX 77338

****Attention Westie Owners****

Please go to the following link http://www.offa.org/surveys/survey_westie.html and take a few minutes to participate in this very important health survey for our breed. This is an opportunity for you to contribute in a big way to the future wellness of our breed!!!


Any information contained on this site relating to various medical, health, and fitness conditions of Westies and their treatment is for informational purposes only and is not meant to be a substitute for the advice provided by your own veterinarian. You should not use the information contained herein for diagnosing a Westie's health - you should always consult your own veterinarian.