We always have been an
animal-foolish family. But our
interest for the West Highland White
Terriers was awakened in 1985, as we
saw one of these little white
goblins with our veterinarian when
it was romping about the garden full
of high spirits and zest for life.
We quickly all agreed that such a
dog should enrich our family!
Therefore we look around and our
first Westie moved in with us. But
it should still last whole 7 years
until the fever had gripped us
Little by little, we got pleasure
from showing our Westies at
exhibitions – and sometime matured
the idea of having a litter.
Primarily we wanted to have a self
bred Westie and one should be for my
It was in 1992 when we finally
started our own breeding under the
prefix "von Gesekendörpe"
with Happy and Emily.