PURINA: Your Pet, Our Passion

TO ALL PET LOVERS: We would like to assure you that we are considered an essential business. Purina is operating as normal, our supply chains are open and all efforts are being made to ensure we can keep the stores stocked with product as best as we can during these uncertain times. We ask everyone to shop as normally as possible and to be considerate to ensure everyone can get the food they need for their pets. Please be kind, patient and considerate to other shoppers and all store staff during what is an unsettling time for all. Enjoy the extra time at home with loved ones, your pets will no doubt love having you home. We are still here for you, if you need any assistance our Pet Care Advisors are still available on 0800 738 847 or AskPurina@nz.nestle.com.


West Highland White Terrier

Known for his friendly, strong-willed personality and bright white coat, the West Highland White Terrier is an affectionate, happy and faithful family companion. A highly intelligent, speedy and cunning hunter, the Westie originated in 17th century Scotland. This spunky breed needs daily exercise, and his fluffy coat needs daily brushing and regular trimming.
Living Considerations
  • Suitable for apartment living
  • Good with children
  • Not hypoallergenic
Did you know?
The West Highland White Terrier also has been known as the Roseneath Terrier and the Poltalloch Terrier.
Also Known As:
Poltalloch Terrier
Roseneath Terrier
White Roseneath Terrier
West Highland White Terrier
  • Size Small
  • Height Males – at least 28 centimetres at the withers Females – at least 25 centimetres at the withers
  • Weight Males – 7 to 10 kilograms Females – 6 to 7 kilograms
  • Coat Medium
  • Energy Medium
  • Colour White
  • Activities Agility, Conformation, Obedience, Tracking
  • Indoor/Outdoor Indoor