Weston

Weston

Breed Characteristics

Type:Mix
Family:Terrier
Group:Non-Sporting (Utility)
Life Span:12-15 Years

Weston Build Information

Westons are small-sized dogs which are a cross between a West Highland Terrier and a Coton de Tulear, achieving an adult weight between 12 and 17 lbs, and living for as long as 12 to 15 years. Their short, straight fur is easily groomed and is most often colored black, brown, white, cream, or some combination of these colors. Ears are flappy and fairly long, hugging the sides of the head.

Size:Small
Length (Male):8-12 in.
Length (Female):8-10 in.
Weight:< 14 lbs

Behaviour and Personality

It is an extremely affectionate dog, very friendly to family members and to other pets in the household, and has a very playful disposition, with lots of energy at play time. It requires a great deal of exercise in order to stay healthy and happy, and it is well-suited to being the family watchdog, since it barks loudly at the approach of strangers.

Activity Level:Slightly Active
Affection Level:Affectionate
Kid Friendliness:Very Friendly

Appearance

Colors:White
Shedding:Minimal
Grooming:Medium Maintenance
Coat Type:Soft

Weston Pet Insurance

When adding a dog or cat to your family you want to make sure your pet is happy, healthy and protected. During its lifetime your pet is exposed to many illnesses and diseases and some breeds are affected by a congenital disease which is a condition existing at birth. At these moments when your pet is ill or maybe needs surgery, you want to be protected for the unexpected and high veterinarian costs.

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Breed Talents and Facts

Training:Easy