Legal Notices & Privacy Policy

Legal Notices

Website Privacy Policy

Terms of Use


The Westie Foundation of America, Inc. (WFA) maintains this website for your personal information and education.  You may download content from our website for your personal, non-commercial use.  However, you may not distribute, modify, reuse, repost (including, but not limited to, reposting to websites or email lists), transmit or use the content of this website (including, but not limited to, the text and images) without the prior written permission of the WFA.


By accessing and browsing this website, you accept the following terms:


Everything on this website is copyrighted unless otherwise noted and may not be used without prior written permission of the WFA.  Images displayed on this website are either the property of, or used with permission by, the WFA.  The use of these images by you, or anyone else authorized by you, is prohibited unless specific permission has been granted in writing by the WFA.  Any unauthorized use of the images may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, and other laws, regulations and statutes.


The WFA will use reasonable efforts to include accurate and up-to-date information but makes no warranties or representations as to either the accuracy or completeness of such information.  The WFA assumes no liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions in the content of this website.


The WFA is not responsible for the content of any external websites linked to from this domain,


Personal information: If you choose to give us any personal information via the Internet (e.g. name and address, etc.), we will not sell that information to any other individual, group or organization.  If you tell us that you do not wish to have this information used as a basis for further contact with you, we will respect your wishes.


Cookies: There are various programming technologies, including “cookies”, that are typically used to store & retrieve bits of information such as your preference settings for a website’s functions or features.  Cookies are small files which are stored on your own computer by your Internet browser software.  The WFA website may utilize cookies but only to save website preferences that enhance your user experience.  The WFA does not utilize cookies for tracking, storing, obtaining or retrieving any personal information.


Business relationships: The WFA website contains links to other websites.  The WFA is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such other websites.




Any information contained on this website relating to various medical, health and fitness conditions of Westies and their treatment is for informational purposes only and is not meant to be a substitute for the advice provided by your own veterinarian.  You should not use the information contained herein for diagnosing a Westie’s health - you should always consult your own veterinarian.