This is Stuart with his friend, Dixie, who’s a Westie. Contrary to what some folks think, Dixie is NOT a white Scottie. She’s a West Highland White Terrier. And that’s the end of that. There is no such thing as a white Scottie.
THIS is what these folks confuse with a white Scottie:
So is this:
And these two precious pups (along with some brindles):
There are black Scotties.Wheaten Scotties. Brindle Scotties. Black Brindle Scotties. Red Brindle Scotties. And Silver Brindle Scotties.
So now you know!
But wait!? What about Stuart’s white markings?
Yes. Some white is allowed in the breed standard, but not as much as Stuart had from the Wheaten gene in his lineage.
He sported his white “tuxedo” look with pride didn’t he? And there’ll never be another one like him.
Brush up….there may be a pop quiz coming up one Saturday. Are YOU a Saturday Scottie Scholar?