Your favorite AKC dog breed is the West Highland White Terrier. This is the perfect breed gift, telling all about Westies. A great dog lover gift on a t shirt, hoodie, mug, sticker, magnet, button, ornament - makes a great Westie Christmas gift. The West Highland White Terrier originated in Scotland and is part of the AKC Terrier group. The Westie makes a smart, proud, spunky and hearty companion. Westies love people and have a mischievous side.