The Westiepoo is a designer breed created through the cross of the WEst Highland Terrier and the Poodle breed. The Westiepoo is recognized by the ACHC (American Canine Hybrid Club) and can also be registered through IDCR (International Designer Canine Registry) and ICA (International Canine Association, Inc).
- Country of Origin: N/A
- Weight: 15 - 20 lbs
- Height: 10 - 14 inches
- Color: The most popular colors in this designer breed is white or beige.
The Westiepoo is active, even tempered and loves attention. This small bundle of joy does well with children & most other pets. The Westiepoo enjoys being held & snuggled up close with their owners.
Health concerns to watch for in the Westiepoo are:
• Ear Infections
• Fluxating Patella
All mixed breed dogs have a better chance of having less health concerns because of their genetic diversity.
Their coat for the most part is hypoallergenic.
Daily brushing is required in this designer breed. Clipping every 6 – 8 weeks will also help maintain a healthy coat. As their fine hair grows out longer, it is more prone to collect dirt & dead hair causing knotting & matting.