West Highland White Terrier Club of America

Westie University

Welcome to Module #1, Conformation.

This Module consists of 5 lessons addressing Westie Conformation. As each lesson is added to the curriculum, the link will become active. The reference material for Module #1 is the Breed Standard. Links to the AKC Breed Standard and Illustrated Breed Standard are provided.

Study Materials

Module Quizzes (Reference the Illustrated Breed Standard PDF)

History and General Appearance - Reference Slides 1-10

Head & Temperament - Reference Slides 11- 16; 35-37

Neck and Body - Reference Slides 17-21

Hind and Forequarters - Reference Slides 22-29

Coat and Gait - Reference Slides 30-34