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We are proud to be your trusted source for information about the various health issues that affect our Westies and impact the quality of life for Westies and their owners.


Thank you for visiting our site. We hope you will find the information you need to improve your Westie’s health and will be encouraged to support our research goals through participation in studies and/or financial support.


Please return often, as we will be updating news about diagnostics, treatments, and genetic tests as it becomes available.

Our Mission

  • Advance and support medical research to benefit the health and quality of life of West Highland White Terriers.


  • Develop and communicate information regarding the health, care, breeding and quality of life of Westies to Westie Owners, Westie Breeders and Veterinarians.

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