Westies are a small sturdy dog. Their fur is always white and can be kept long or short. The males size usually ranges from 10 to 12 inches in height and 15 to 22 pounds in weight. The females are usually smaller, their height ranges from 9 to 11 inches and only weighing between 13 and 16 pounds.
The breed of Westies are known for being playful, alert, and sometimes even stubborn. They love to run around, play with balls, and have a good time. The westies life expectancy is about 15 years