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What is Benny

We just adopted a terrier mix but we are trying to figure out what the mix is. We think he is a West Highland mixed with a Chiuaua, but we are not sure. He is 10 lbs and has fur like a westie but not as thick as a westie might have. What would this combination look like.
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675347 tn?1365460645
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I am SO useless at this!  But I'll tell you what I think he is.....a well-cute little dog!
He is so shiny and white, and totally sweet!
184674 tn?1360860493
Definitely part westie!
Are those spots on his back?
He looks all terrier. I'd guess from the spots on his back and the floppy ears that he could also have some, if not ½ rat terrier in him. Rat terriers are slightly larger than chihuahuas, but smaller than Jack Russells--they look a bit like miniature Jack Russells, I think.
675347 tn?1365460645
COMMUNITY LEADER
I saw a dog the other day I thought was a runt-like kind of Dobermann....."Oh NO" the lady says, "He's a Manchester Terrier"....(?) .....see what I mean? I'm SO no good at this...?
441382 tn?1452810569
He's definitely a cutie!  

I would say he definitely has Westie in him, and judging from the spots on him, I'd say that the other part was either Fox terrier (possibly wirehaired) or even a wirehaired Jack Russell.  I don't see any chihuahua in him at all, but it could be that it's just not visible because of the angle of this particular photograph.  He's adorable, though, and as long as he's healthy, that's all that counts!

Ghilly
740456 tn?1260449809
I would say malteese... ?
His fur looks too soft to be all terrier...
Darn cute dog though, no matter what the mix is =)
703897 tn?1248019974
how about a little bit of yorkie?
306867 tn?1299249709
I actually think there some Schnauzer in there. The shape of his head,ears and snout are very similar, and at first glance I thought it was a white Schnauzer. That silky coat is definitely not Schnauzer though.
He must be a new Benny breed. lol  He's adorable !
603946 tn?1333941839
schnauzer- how about shih tzu- I am not too good at it either
1254673 tn?1270647844
I would say that this dog definately has westie in it!
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