The Book of the West Highland White Terrier is a thoroughly thrilling and feisty tribute to this much loved breed. Featuring hundreds of beautiful color photographs of top Westies, this DOOR provides long-time Westie folk and newcomers to the breed with a complete portrait of this little dog as pet, show dog and obedience contender, and breeder. The book proves as useful as it is handsome and gives West Highland White owners much needed and proper advice on raising, training, grooming and loving this unique terrier breed. All owners can profit from Miss Nicholas's straightforward text, enriched by the priceless input of the top Westie breeders in America, England, Australia and Canada. Contents: Origin and Early History; Coming of Age in England; Early Days in the U.S.A.; Prominent American Westie Kennels; Westies in Canada; Westies in Australia; Becoming Acquainted With the Breed; Your Well-Groomed Westie; On Owning a Westie; Obedience Training; Caring for your Westie; Purchasing a Westie; Breeding Your West Highland White; The Making of a Show Dog; Index.