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Yorkshire Terrier

A Yorkshire Terrier
Nicknames Yorkie
Country of origin England
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.The Yorkshire Terrier is a small dog breed of Terrier type, developed in the 1800s in the historical area of Yorkshire in England.^ Yorkshire Terrier dog Images .
  • Yorkshire Terrier Dogs, Yorkshire Terrier Puppies Origin Yorkshire Terrier Puppies Bichon Frise 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.dogsyoulike.com [Source type: General]

^ The Yorkshire terrier dog breed is known for being a purse baby.
  • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • FL - Florida Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Orlando, and Jacksonville 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.floridayorkiebreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • NJ - New Jersey Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Newark, Jersey City, Paterson, Elizabeth, Edison, Woodbridge, Toms River, and Hamilton 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.newjerseyyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • FL - Florida Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Orlando, and Jacksonville 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.floridayorkiebreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • TX - Texas Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Houston, Dallas, San Antonio, Austin, Fort Worth, El Paso, Arlington, and Corpus Christi 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.texasyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • WA - Washington Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Vancouver, Bellevue, Everett, Federal Way, and Kent 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.washingtonyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • MD - Maryland Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Baltimore, Frederick, Gaithersburg, Rockville, Bowie, Hagerstown, Annapolis, and Salisbury 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.marylandyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • PA - Pennsylvania Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown, Erie, Reading, Scranton, Bethlehem, and Lancaster 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.pennsylvaniayorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • GA - Georgia Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Atlanta, Columbus, Savannah, Sandy Springs, Macon, Roswell, Albany, and Marietta 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.georgiayorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • IL - Illinois Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Chicago, Aurora, Rockford, Naperville, Joliet, Springfield, Peoria, and Elgin 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC illinoisyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • OH - Ohio Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Columbus, Cleveland, Toledo, Cincinnati, Akron, Dayton, Parma, and Canton 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC ohioyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]

^ This breed of dogs was developed in the early 1800's in the Northern part of England.

.The defining features of the breed are its small size and its silky blue and tan coat.^ Their blue and tan coat is distinctive.

^ The Yorkies coat is blue and tan in color.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Description, Yorkie Pictures 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.pets4you.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Blue/Tan long silk coat.

.The breed is nicknamed Yorkie and is placed in the Toy Terrier section of the Terrier Group by the Fédération Cynologique Internationale and in the Toy Group or Companion Group by other kennel clubs, although all agree that the breed is a terrier.^ Yorkshire Terriers are terriers and are in the Terrier group of the American Kennel Club (AKC).
  • All About Yorkshire Terriers, Yorkies, , training, care, books, kids, Dogs 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.loveyourdog.com [Source type: General]

^ We breed teacup and toy-size yorkies.

^ Today the Yorkshire terrier is in the toy, not the terrier, group.

.A winning showdog and a popular companion dog, the Yorkshire Terrier has also been part of the development of other breeds, such as the Australian Silky Terrier.^ Yorkshire Terrier dog Images .
  • Yorkshire Terrier Dogs, Yorkshire Terrier Puppies Origin Yorkshire Terrier Puppies Bichon Frise 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.dogsyoulike.com [Source type: General]

^ Yorkshire Terriers have been one of the most popular breeds in the U.S. ever since.
  • Yorkshire Terrier - Dogs & Dog Rescue 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.wikifido.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The Yorkshire terrier dog breed is known for being a purse baby.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC yorkshireterrierpuppybreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • FL - Florida Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Orlando, and Jacksonville 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.floridayorkiebreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • NJ - New Jersey Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Newark, Jersey City, Paterson, Elizabeth, Edison, Woodbridge, Toms River, and Hamilton 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.newjerseyyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • FL - Florida Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Orlando, and Jacksonville 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.floridayorkiebreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • TX - Texas Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Houston, Dallas, San Antonio, Austin, Fort Worth, El Paso, Arlington, and Corpus Christi 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.texasyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • WA - Washington Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Vancouver, Bellevue, Everett, Federal Way, and Kent 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.washingtonyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • MD - Maryland Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Baltimore, Frederick, Gaithersburg, Rockville, Bowie, Hagerstown, Annapolis, and Salisbury 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.marylandyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • PA - Pennsylvania Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown, Erie, Reading, Scranton, Bethlehem, and Lancaster 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.pennsylvaniayorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • GA - Georgia Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Atlanta, Columbus, Savannah, Sandy Springs, Macon, Roswell, Albany, and Marietta 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.georgiayorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • IL - Illinois Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Chicago, Aurora, Rockford, Naperville, Joliet, Springfield, Peoria, and Elgin 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC illinoisyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • OH - Ohio Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Columbus, Cleveland, Toledo, Cincinnati, Akron, Dayton, Parma, and Canton 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC ohioyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]

Contents

Coat

.For adult Yorkshire Terriers, the importance is placed on its coat colour, its quality, and its texture.^ Yorkshire Terrier puppies for sale - quality puppies.
  • Yorkshire Terrier puppies for sale - Yorkie puppies for sale - Yorkshire Terrier breeders - Yorkie breeders 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.breedersclub.net [Source type: General]

^ Yorkshire Terrier puppies for sale - Quality puppies.
  • Yorkshire Terrier puppies for sale - Yorkie puppies for sale - Yorkshire Terrier breeders - Yorkie breeders 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.breedersclub.net [Source type: General]

^ The breed standard for adult Yorkies places prime importance on coat color, quality and texture.
  • yorkie yorkshire terrier dog breeder pet yorkies puppies for sale 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC yorkie-yorkshire-terrier.com [Source type: General]

[1] .The hair must be glossy, fine, straight, and silky.^ Appearance The coat is glossy, fine, silky, straight, and long.
  • Puppy Education - Breed Section - Yorkshire Terrier 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.puppyeducation.com [Source type: General]

^ Coat: Glossy, fine and silky.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Puppies Breeders Terriers 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC puppydogweb.com [Source type: General]

^ Perfectly straight, fine, silky texture.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Breed Description - The Furry Critter Network 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.furrycritter.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Traditionally the coat is grown-out long and is parted down the middle of the back, but "must never impede movement."^ The coat is long, fine, and silky, parted down the middle.

^ His silky coat is five-to-six inches long and is parted in the middle.
  • Dog Owner's Guide: Yorkies, Silkies, and Aussies 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.canismajor.com [Source type: General]

^ Show dogs are groomed with the hair grown out long (sometimes trimmed to floor-length) and parted down the middle of the back.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.puppyfind.com [Source type: General]
  • Yorkshire Terrier Dog Breed Information 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.puppyfind.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
  • Yorkshire Terrier Dog Breed Profile 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC yorkshireterrierdogsforsale.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[2]
.Yorkies have very soft coats.^ The Yorkie's coat is very beautiful and luxurious.
  • All About Yorkshire Terriers, Yorkies, , training, care, books, kids, Dogs 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.loveyourdog.com [Source type: General]

^ The Yorkie puppy, or Yorkshire Terrier puppy, are a toy breed of dog that have long hair and which are of a very playful nature while also sporting a coat of blue and tan in color.

^ Yorki's are best known for their long smooth, soft, and silky coat of hair.
  • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • FL - Florida Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Orlando, and Jacksonville 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.floridayorkiebreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • NJ - New Jersey Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Newark, Jersey City, Paterson, Elizabeth, Edison, Woodbridge, Toms River, and Hamilton 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.newjerseyyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • FL - Florida Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Orlando, and Jacksonville 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.floridayorkiebreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • TX - Texas Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Houston, Dallas, San Antonio, Austin, Fort Worth, El Paso, Arlington, and Corpus Christi 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.texasyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • WA - Washington Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Vancouver, Bellevue, Everett, Federal Way, and Kent 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.washingtonyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • MD - Maryland Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Baltimore, Frederick, Gaithersburg, Rockville, Bowie, Hagerstown, Annapolis, and Salisbury 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.marylandyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • PA - Pennsylvania Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown, Erie, Reading, Scranton, Bethlehem, and Lancaster 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.pennsylvaniayorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • GA - Georgia Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Atlanta, Columbus, Savannah, Sandy Springs, Macon, Roswell, Albany, and Marietta 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.georgiayorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • IL - Illinois Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Chicago, Aurora, Rockford, Naperville, Joliet, Springfield, Peoria, and Elgin 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC illinoisyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • OH - Ohio Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Columbus, Cleveland, Toledo, Cincinnati, Akron, Dayton, Parma, and Canton 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC ohioyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]

.Yorkies have two types of coats; a silky or a soft.^ Yorki have long smooth, soft, silky beautiful coat of hair.
  • Teacup and Toy Yorkie Breeders, Tiny Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.buypuppiesdirect.com [Source type: General]
  • Teacup and Toy Yorkie Breeders, Tiny Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.buypuppiesdirect.com [Source type: General]

^ Grooming: The Yorkie has a long, silky shedding coat that mats easily and must be brushed and combed daily.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Dog Breed 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.mynicedoggy.com [Source type: General]

^ The profuse, flowing coat of the Yorkie is the hallmark of the breed and it demands constant care which should begin while the dog is only two or three months of age.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Breed Information 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.gopetsamerica.com [Source type: General]

.The silky coats are the coats of the show dogs.^ The show dog's length of coat makes constant care necessary to protect it from damage, but the breed is glad to engage in all the roistering activities of the larger terrier breeds.
  • My Elegant Paws - Yorkshire Terrier History & Breed Standard 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.myelegantpaws.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ This dog has an ultra long, fine, silky coat that parts along the spine and falls straight down on either side.

^ This breed comes in two varieties: the show dogs, smaller and with very long, silky coats, perfectly groomed, and the companion dogs, nearly twice the size and with shorter coats.
  • Yorkshire Terrier :: Dogs :: VIVAPETS 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.vivapets.com [Source type: General]

.The soft coats are short and you do not have to brush them very often.^ In either case, Yorkie hair is soft, silky, fine, and high-maintenance, and must either be trimmed short or washed and brushed frequently.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Dog Breed Information 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.heydogs.com [Source type: General]

^ You need to realize that a Yorkshire Terrier rescue dog's coat needs to be brushed every day and trimmed about once a month.
  • Yorkshire Terrier - Yorkie 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.buzzle.com [Source type: General]

^ In either case, Yorkie hair is soft, fine, and high-maintenance, and must either be trimmed short or washed and brushed frequently.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Dog 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC doggiewoggie.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.From the back of the neck to the base of the tail, the coat should be a dark gray to a steel-blue, and the hair on the tail should be a darker blue.^ The body is mostly blue, darker at the tail.
  • Yorkshire Terrier | Dog and Cat Breed Information & Breed Facts 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.petside.com [Source type: General]

^ Dark, steel blue silky coat from the back of the head to the base of the tail and a golden tan head, ears legs and chest.
  • Yorkshire Terriers: A guide to dogs and puppies of the Yorkshire Terrier breed 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.dogguide.net [Source type: General]

^ Colors : Dark steel blue from back of head to root of their tail.
  • Yorkshire Terrier puppies for sale - Yorkie puppies for sale - Yorkshire Terrier breeders - Yorkie breeders 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.breedersclub.net [Source type: General]

.On the head, high chest, and legs, the hair should be a bright, rich tan, darker at the roots than in the middle, that shades into a lighter tan at the tips.^ Hair on the tail should be a darker blue.On the head, chest and legs, hair should be a bright, rich tan, and darker at the roots than in the middle, shading to still lighter tan at the tips.
  • yorkie yorkshire terrier dog breeder pet yorkies puppies for sale 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC yorkie-yorkshire-terrier.com [Source type: General]

^ Face, chest and feet are bright tan .
  • Yorkshire Terrier puppies for sale - Yorkie puppies for sale - Yorkshire Terrier breeders - Yorkie breeders 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.breedersclub.net [Source type: General]

^ On the chest and legs: Tan or gold on the chest.
  • Knowing What an Ideal Yorkshire Terrier Looks Like - For Dummies 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.dummies.com [Source type: General]

.Also, in adult dogs, there should be no dark hairs intermingled with any of the tan coloured fur.^ There should be no sooty or black hair intermingled with any of the tan.
  • American Kennel Club - Yorkshire Terrier 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.akc.org [Source type: General]
  • Savvy Way Ranch - Yorkshire Terriers, Poodles and Draft Horses 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC savvyway.net [Source type: Original source]
  • YTCLA Yorkshire Terrier Club of Los Angeles 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.ytcla.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
  • AKC Standard Yorkshire Terrier Yorkshire Terriers Yorkie Yorkies 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.yorkiebaby.com [Source type: Original source]
  • My Elegant Paws - Yorkshire Terrier History & Breed Standard 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.myelegantpaws.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
  • AKC Yorkshire Yorkie Terrier Puppies For Sale Teacup Yorkies 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC nataliesyorkies.com [Source type: General]

^ Sooty or black hair intermingled with the tan.
  • United Kennel Club: Yorkshire Terrier (Revised May 1, 2008) 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.ukcdogs.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ This hair should not be intertwined with dark or sooty hairs.
  • Dog Breeds: The Yorkshire Terrier 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.thedogpark.com [Source type: General]

A Yorkshire Terrier puppy, 4 weeks old, displaying the characteristic black/steel black and tan coat.
.Adult Yorkshire Terriers that have other coat colours than the above, or that have wooly or extra fine coats, are still considered to be Yorkshire Terriers, and will be just as good of a companion as a dog with the correct coat.^ Yorkshire Terrier dog Images .
  • Yorkshire Terrier Dogs, Yorkshire Terrier Puppies Origin Yorkshire Terrier Puppies Bichon Frise 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.dogsyoulike.com [Source type: General]

^ Considering buying a Yorkshire Terrier Dog?
  • Teacup Yorkshire Terrier 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC hubpages.com [Source type: General]

^ Yorkshire Terrier - puppies, dogs for sale .
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.The only difference is that atypical Yorkshire Terriers should not be bred.^ Remember, the Yorkshire Terriers were bred to hunt.
  • Yorkie Breeders Site: Breeding Yorkies to Grooming Yorkshire Terriers! 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC yorkie.org [Source type: Original source]

^ When was the Yorkshire terrier bred?
  • Yorkshire terrier Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles about Yorkshire terrier 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.encyclopedia.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ As puppies, Yorkshire Terriers should be watched for hypoglycemia because their lack of muscle mass makes it hard for them to store and regulate blood sugar.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Description, Yorkie Pictures 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.pets4you.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[3] .In addition, care may be more difficult for "wooley" or "cottony" textured coats, or coats that are overly fine.^ Its coat is glossy, silky and fine in texture.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Breed - Dog Breeders, Yorkshire for Sale 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC petsfact.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Coat: Hair on body moderately long, perfectly straight (not wavy), glossy; fine silky texture, not woolly.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Breed Information - Breeders lists - Puppies for Sale - dogs4sale Australia 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.dogs4sale.com.au [Source type: General]

^ This is a very fine textured coat and it presents additional grooming challenges as it matts very easily.

[1] .One of the reasons given for not breeding "off-coloured" Yorkies is that the colour could be linked to a genetic defect that may affect the dog's health.^ It is believed that the breeding of "off-coloured" Yorkies may be a genetic defect that could affect the dog's health.

^ Yorkies have horrible tempers; they will frequently dig their needle-sharp teeth into people for no apparent reason, such as when they sit next to one of these dogs within six feet of them on a different couch.

^ Breed: Yorkshire Terrier Rich L on Oodle - Baltimore, MD 1 week ago Puppies now available Toy and teacup size Yorkies and occasional Morkies- Puppies come with shots up to date ( DHLLP ), dewormed, papers and one year health guarantee for genetic defects.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Dogs For Sale - Oodle.com 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.oodle.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[4]

Puppy coats

.Yorkshire Terrier puppies are not born with their adults coats.^ Yorkshire Terrier puppies for sale - quality puppies.
  • Yorkshire Terrier puppies for sale - Yorkie puppies for sale - Yorkshire Terrier breeders - Yorkie breeders 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.breedersclub.net [Source type: General]

^ Adorable Yorkshire Terrier puppies for sale.
  • Yorkshire Terrier puppies for sale - Yorkie puppies for sale - Yorkshire Terrier breeders - Yorkie breeders 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.breedersclub.net [Source type: General]

^ Yorkshire Terrier puppies for sale - Quality puppies.
  • Yorkshire Terrier puppies for sale - Yorkie puppies for sale - Yorkshire Terrier breeders - Yorkie breeders 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.breedersclub.net [Source type: General]

.Yorkies are born black with tan points and slowly transition in to their adults coats over many months, even years.^ Color Puppies are born black and tan.
  • SmallBark | Yorkshire Terrier 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.smallbark.com [Source type: General]

^ The Yorkie's coat is always blue and tan.
  • Yorkshire Terrier | Dog and Cat Breed Information & Breed Facts 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.petside.com [Source type: General]

^ All Yorkshire Terriers are born with smooth coats and are black with small tan points.
  • Yorkshire Terriers 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.k9web.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.As an adult, a Yorkie can be black and tan, blue and tan, blue and gold, or black and gold.^ The Yorkie's coat is always blue and tan.
  • Yorkshire Terrier | Dog and Cat Breed Information & Breed Facts 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.petside.com [Source type: General]

^ The Yorkies coat is blue and tan in color.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Description, Yorkie Pictures 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.pets4you.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The AKC also recognizes black instead of blue and gold instead of tan.
  • Knowing What an Ideal Yorkshire Terrier Looks Like - For Dummies 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.dummies.com [Source type: General]

[5]
.A newborn Yorkie puppy is born black with tan points on the muzzle, above the eyes, around the legs and feet and toes, the inside of the ears, and the underside of the tail[6].^ Babett is a female black and tan Yorkie puppy.

^ Color Puppies are born black and tan.
  • SmallBark | Yorkshire Terrier 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.smallbark.com [Source type: General]

^ Newborn Yorkie's are black with tan on the eyebrow, jaws, chest and feet.
  • Yorkshire Terrier puppies for sale - Yorkie puppies for sale - Yorkshire Terrier breeders - Yorkie breeders 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.breedersclub.net [Source type: General]

.Occasionally Yorkies are born with a white "star" on the chest or on one or more toes.^ Occasionally, Yorkies are born in other colors, but the so-called “rare gold Yorkies” or “parti-colored Yorkies” aren’t correct, and dogs in these or other colors or patterns would be disqualified from a dog show.
  • Yorkshire Terrier | Breed Center | Extensive Dog Breed Information | Learn & Connect | FetchDog 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.fetchdog.com [Source type: General]

^ The Biewer Yorkie is one of the world's smallest dogs rarely more than 7 lbs.
  • Biewer Yorkshire Terrier puppies for sale - Biewer Yorkshire Terrier breeders 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC breedersclub.net [Source type: General]

^ Developed in England around the mid 1800's, the Yorkie has developed into one of the more popular breeds of dogs today.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.anypet.com [Source type: General]

.These markings fade with age, and are usually gone within a few months.^ The age limit is usually reduced to two months at match shows so that puppies can have four months of training before they complete in the regular shows when they reach six months.
  • Did you know Yorkshire Terriers use to retrieve rats out of mines? 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC sharonsyorkiepuppies.com [Source type: General]

.A white "star" on the chest is generally an indication that the puppy will be a good coat grower in quantity, but not necessarially quality[6].^ Coat: A Yorkshire Terrier's coat is generally fine and smooth, black or gray (blue) on the body, with tan on the face and chest.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Breeders - Page 2 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.pupweb.com [Source type: General]
  • Yorkshire Terrier Breeders - Page 3 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.pupweb.com [Source type: General]

^ Description of the Yorkshire Terrier Dog and Puppies - Coat and Colours information The Yorkshire Terrier's coat is normally a shade of blue grey and their face, chest and feet are bright tan..
  • Yorkies - Yorkshire Terrier Dog & Puppies 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.dog-names.org.uk [Source type: General]

^ Dec 29, 2009 10 top quality yorkie puppies for free adoption: lovely and cute yorkie puppies for good homes they are akc registe...
  • Yorkshire Terrier News, Photos and Videos | BestDogs.com 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.bestdogs.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.It may take up to three years or more for the coat to reach its final colour.^ Pets Place does not take any responsibility for any breeders listed that may not be reputable or up to your standards.
  • Yorkshire Terrier 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC pets-place.net [Source type: General]

^ To keep your Yorkshire Terrier's coat short, you may give your dog a short crop - more popularly known as the 'puppy cut'.
  • Yorkshire Terrier: Training, Raising Yorkshire Terrrier Dog Breeds 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.trainpetdog.com [Source type: General]

^ More than 47 thousand Yorkies were registered in 2005, up from the 43.5 thousand registered the previous year.
  • Dog Owner's Guide: Yorkies, Silkies, and Aussies 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.canismajor.com [Source type: General]

[7] .P. H. Coombs, writing in 1891, complained about show wins awarded to puppies, when the dog's coat does not fully come in until three or four years old, "and the honour of winning such a prize (for a puppy) can therefore be of but little practical benefit to the owner" since the adult dog's colour cannot be exactly predicted.^ He is a little 8 year old Yorkie mix.

^ Size: As an adult, a Yorkshire Terrier's flowing coat may give the impression of a larger dog, but they generally only weigh 5-6 pounds.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Breeders - Page 2 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.pupweb.com [Source type: General]

^ Puppy owners should also be prepared for additional cost such as vaccinations, and visits to the vet.
  • Yorkshire Terrier (Yorkie) puppies for sale and adoption in the USA/Canada 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.freedoglistings.com [Source type: General]

[8]

Hypoallergenic coats

.The typical fine, straight, and silky Yorkshire Terrier coat has also been listed by many popular dog information websites as being hypoallergenic.^ The Yorkshire terrier dog breed is known for being a purse baby.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC yorkshireterrierpuppybreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • FL - Florida Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Orlando, and Jacksonville 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.floridayorkiebreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • NJ - New Jersey Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Newark, Jersey City, Paterson, Elizabeth, Edison, Woodbridge, Toms River, and Hamilton 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.newjerseyyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • FL - Florida Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Orlando, and Jacksonville 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.floridayorkiebreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • TX - Texas Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Houston, Dallas, San Antonio, Austin, Fort Worth, El Paso, Arlington, and Corpus Christi 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.texasyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • WA - Washington Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Vancouver, Bellevue, Everett, Federal Way, and Kent 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.washingtonyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • MD - Maryland Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Baltimore, Frederick, Gaithersburg, Rockville, Bowie, Hagerstown, Annapolis, and Salisbury 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.marylandyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • PA - Pennsylvania Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown, Erie, Reading, Scranton, Bethlehem, and Lancaster 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.pennsylvaniayorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • GA - Georgia Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Atlanta, Columbus, Savannah, Sandy Springs, Macon, Roswell, Albany, and Marietta 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.georgiayorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • IL - Illinois Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Chicago, Aurora, Rockford, Naperville, Joliet, Springfield, Peoria, and Elgin 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC illinoisyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • OH - Ohio Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Columbus, Cleveland, Toledo, Cincinnati, Akron, Dayton, Parma, and Canton 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC ohioyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]

^ CafePress > Yorkshire Terrier popular products .
  • Yorkshire Terrier Gifts, T-shirts, Stickers and more - CafePress 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC shop.cafepress.com [Source type: General]
  • Yorkshire Terrier Gifts, T-shirts, Stickers and more - CafePress 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC shop.cafepress.com [Source type: General]

^ The coat is silky, fine and lustrous.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Breed Information and Pictures 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.tinytracks.net [Source type: General]

.In comparison with many other breeds, Yorkies do not shed to the same degree, only losing small amounts when bathed or brushed.^ Many toy dogs end up with possession issues with their owner because they are only held when meeting other people and encountering new experience .

^ The hot trend is top breed Yorkies that tip the scales at three pounds, which has lead to concerns about the health of breeding such small dogs.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Lovers - Yorkshire Terrier Secrets - For Yorkshire Terrier Owners Or For Those Who Want O 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC yorkshireterrier.ning.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ We want to help other people experience the same joy and love that we've received from our " Family of Yorkies ".
  • Carlars Cuties Yorkshire Terriers, Kansas Yorkshire Terrier Breeder of Top Quality, Tiny Yorkshire Terrier Puppies 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.carlar.net [Source type: General]

.All dogs shed,[9] and it is the dog's dander and saliva that trigger most allergic reactions.^ They are a perfect dog if you have a child; most people think that they do not get along with children but it all depends how long they have been with children.
  • Yorkshire Terriers 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.hoflin.com [Source type: Original source]

^ Of all the breeds of dog in the world, the Yorkshire Terrier is definitely one of the most popular.

^ Despite having a hairy coat, the yorkie hardly ever sheds, making it a true blessing for those of us allergic to dog hair.
  • Yorkshire Terrier: Training, Raising Yorkshire Terrrier Dog Breeds 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.trainpetdog.com [Source type: General]

[10] .Allergists do recognise that at times a particular allergy patient will be able to tolerate a particular dog, but they agree that "the luck of the few with their pets cannot be stretched to fit all allergic people and entire breeds of dogs."^ All shapes, small sizes, and breeds of dogs and people are welcome!
  • Yorkshire Terrier Meetup Groups - Yorkshire Terrier Meetups 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC yorkie.meetup.com [Source type: General]

^ Dogs view more in Pets breeds .
  • Raising a Yorkshire Terrier - puppies yorkshire terrier - Viewpoints 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.viewpoints.com [Source type: General]

^ That means that they like to spend their time with others: people or dogs.
  • All About Yorkshire Terriers, Yorkies, , training, care, books, kids, Dogs 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.loveyourdog.com [Source type: General]

[11] .The Yorkshire Terrier coat is said to fall out only when brushed or broken, or just said to not shed.^ Do yorkshire terrier shed?
  • Do yorkshire terrier shed? - Yahoo! Answers 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC answers.yahoo.com [Source type: General]

^ What kind of coat does a Yorkshire terrier have?
  • Yorkshire terrier Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles about Yorkshire terrier 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.encyclopedia.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Yorkshire Terriers dont shed.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Breed Information and Pictures 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.tinytracks.net [Source type: General]

[12] .Although neither of those statements agree with what biologists, veterinarians, and allergists know about dog fur, allergists "think there really are differences in protein production between dogs that may help one patient and not another",[11] meaning that some allergic people may not have allergic reactions to a specific dog, like the Yorkie.^ My dog really really thinks he is a rottie!
  • All About Yorkshire Terriers, Yorkies, , training, care, books, kids, Dogs 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.loveyourdog.com [Source type: General]

^ The crosses between those dogs produced the original Yorkie.
  • Yorkshire Terrier dogs 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC zooclub.biz [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ But, there are different lines that may have come from different dogs in the first place.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Puppies Breeders Terriers 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC puppydogweb.com [Source type: General]

Coat care

.If the coat is the correct silky texture, maintenance for it is relatively easy, requiring a daily brushing and a bath every month.^ Their long coat requires regular brushing.
  • American Kennel Club - Yorkshire Terrier 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.akc.org [Source type: General]

^ The long silky coat does require a daily grooming.
  • Terrier Lover » Blog Archive » Keeping Your Yorkshire Terrier Groomed And Pampered 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC terrierlover.com [Source type: General]

^ Its coat is glossy, silky and fine in texture.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Breed - Dog Breeders, Yorkshire for Sale 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC petsfact.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Owners may trim the fur short for easier care.^ In either case, Yorkie fur is soft, fine, and high-maintenance, and must either be trimmed short or washed and brushed frequently.
  • Yorkshire Terrier at Animal Gifts Galore 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC animalgiftsgalore.com [Source type: General]
  • Yorkshire Terrier Dog Breed Information 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.usapetstoday.com [Source type: General]

^ Hair should be trimmed short on tips of ears and may be trimmed on feet to give them a neat appearance.
  • Savvy Way Ranch - Yorkshire Terriers, Poodles and Draft Horses 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC savvyway.net [Source type: Original source]

^ Several times a year, their feathering should be trimmed short to make it easier to comb.
  • Yorkshire Terrier FAQ: Frequently Asked Questions About Yorkshire Terrier Dogs 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.yourpurebredpuppy.com [Source type: General]

.For shows, the coat is left long, and may be trimmed to floor length to give ease of movement and a neater appearance.^ It may be trimmed to floor length to give ease of movement and a neater appearance, if desired.
  • Savvy Way Ranch - Yorkshire Terriers, Poodles and Draft Horses 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC savvyway.net [Source type: Original source]

^ Length to give a well balanced appearance.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Breed Standard - The Kennel Club 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.thekennelclub.org.uk [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
  • Yorkshire Terrier Breed Standard 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.arba.org [Source type: General]

^ The length of the coat in an adult reaches the floor.
  • Terrier Lover » Blog Archive » Keeping Your Yorkshire Terrier Groomed And Pampered 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC terrierlover.com [Source type: General]

.Hair on the feet and the tips of ears can also be trimmed.^ The hair on the tips of the ears should be trimmed short.
  • United Kennel Club: Yorkshire Terrier (Revised May 1, 2008) 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.ukcdogs.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ It should be trimmed short on tips of ears.
  • Yorkshire Terrier :: Dogs :: VIVAPETS 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.vivapets.com [Source type: General]

^ Yorkshire Terrier's hair be perfectly straight (not wavy).For show purposes, the coat is grown-out long and parted down the middle of the back, but may be trimmed to floor length to give ease of movement and a neater appearance.Hair on the feet and the tips of ears are also be trimmed.
  • yorkie yorkshire terrier dog breeder pet yorkies puppies for sale 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC yorkie-yorkshire-terrier.com [Source type: General]

[1][2]
.The traditional long coat is extremely high maintenance.^ They have an extremely long coat that is colored silver on the most part of their bodies and a tanned color on their neck, head and legs region.

^ The long flowing coat of today takes maintenance and regular grooming.

^ Care: The coat of a Yorkshire Terrier is generally high-maintenance when compared with many other breeds.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Breeders - Page 2 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.pupweb.com [Source type: General]

.To prevent breakage, the coat may be wrapped in rice paper, tissue paper, or plastic, after a light oiling with a coat oil.^ Show dogs often have their hair 'wrapped' in rice paper, after a light oiling.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Dog Breed Information 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.heydogs.com [Source type: General]
  • Yorkshire Terrier : Dog Breed : Video : Photos : Information 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC dogs.y2u.co.uk [Source type: General]

^ The traditional long coat is extremely high maintenance, requiring hours of daily brushing.To maintain the long coats of show dogs (between exhibitions), the hair may be wrapped in rice paper, after a light oiling, which prevents the hairs from being broken easily and keeps the coat in condition.As a more practical alternative, many Yorkie-owners opt to keep the dog's coat trimmed to a shorter all-over length.
  • yorkie yorkshire terrier dog breeder pet yorkies puppies for sale 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC yorkie-yorkshire-terrier.com [Source type: General]

^ To wrap, you need latex bands, wax-paper squares (or some other appropriate paper, like rice paper or bakery tissue), and a comb.
  • Knowing What an Ideal Yorkshire Terrier Looks Like - For Dummies 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.dummies.com [Source type: General]

.The oil has to be washed out once a month and the wraps must be fixed periodically during the week to prevent them from sliding down and breaking the hair.^ Health and Care Yorkies have long coats, and so they must be bathed regularly and their hair trimmed or shaved periodically.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Description, Yorkie Pictures 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.pets4you.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Once the puppies grow up to be eight weeks old, vaccines need to be monitored at regular intervals until they are about four months old.
  • Yorkshire Terrier: Training, Raising Yorkshire Terrrier Dog Breeds 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.trainpetdog.com [Source type: General]

^ If you don't wrap up your Yorkie's hair, it'll break off and stay at a length about even with the ground.
  • Knowing What an Ideal Yorkshire Terrier Looks Like - For Dummies 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.dummies.com [Source type: General]

.Elaborate care of the beautiful coat dates from the earliest days of the breed.^ Breed: Yorkshire Terrier catspups on Lycos Classifieds - Tampa (North Tampa), FL 3 days ago We have beautiful AKC Yorkie puppies for sale.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Dogs For Sale around Tampa - Lycos Classifieds 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC lycos.tampa.oodle.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The best-known feature of the breed is the long flowing hair coat, which requires constant care.
  • Yorkshire Terriers - Choosing a Yorkshire Terrier - Dog Breeds 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.petplace.com [Source type: General]

^ Breed: Yorkshire Terrier Ivonn T on Lycos Classifieds - San Diego, CA 6 days ago the most beautiful yorkie lil girls..
  • Yorkshire Terrier Dogs For Sale around San Diego - Lycos Classifieds 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC lycos.sandiego.oodle.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.In 1878, John Walsh described similar preparations: the coat is "well greased" with cocoanut oil, the dog is bathed weekly, and the dog's feet are "carefully kept in stockings."^ Description of the Yorkshire Terrier Dog and Puppies - Coat and Colours information The Yorkshire Terrier's coat is normally a shade of blue grey and their face, chest and feet are bright tan..
  • Yorkies - Yorkshire Terrier Dog & Puppies 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.dog-names.org.uk [Source type: General]

^ Remember to bathe your yorkie every couple of weeks (if needed, you can bathe them weekly if they have a show coat) Remember to brush your yorkie every other day.
  • How to Groom a Yorkshire Terrier - wikiHow 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.wikihow.com [Source type: General]

^ On another known fact is that it’s described as the tyrant of the dog world, it may well take you over, with your household if unchecked.

[13]

Other colours

A two year old silver blue and gold Yorkshire Terrier
.The Yorkshire Terrier is a tan dog with a blue saddle.^ Yorkshire Terrier - puppies, dogs for sale .
  • Yorkshire Terrier dogs 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC zooclub.biz [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Yorkshire Terriers as a breed are intelligent dogs.
  • yorkie yorkshire terrier dog breeder pet yorkies puppies for sale 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC yorkie-yorkshire-terrier.com [Source type: General]

^ Yorkshire Terrier dogs .
  • Yorkshire Terrier dogs 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC zooclub.biz [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Parti colours exist, although they are not correct for the breed standard.^ Because they differ from the colours stipulated in the breed standard, chocolate Yorkies are not eligible as show dogs.
  • Yorkshire Terriers & Yorkshire terrier breeders with puppies for salein South Africa 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.petsplace.co.za [Source type: General]

^ Although Yorkies are generally extremely friendly and outgoing, it is important to watch small children around this breed, as they are not always suitable for homes that have small children in them.
  • Yorkshire Terrier, Yorkshire Terriers, Teacup Yorkshire Terriers - Everything You Need To Know! 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.squidoo.com [Source type: General]

^ Although at the time it was more than twice the size of today's standard, the breed itself has changed little.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Breeders - Page 2 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.pupweb.com [Source type: General]

.The parti colour coat Is white with black/blue and tan.^ Colors: blue-black and tan .

^ Her grandfather is a black/white parti Yorkie.
  • Teacup and Toy Yorkie Breeders, Tiny Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.buypuppiesdirect.com [Source type: General]

^ Their colour is steel blue and tan.
  • Yorkshire Terriers & Yorkshire terrier breeders with puppies for salein South Africa 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.petsplace.co.za [Source type: General]

.It's very rare to get a a parti colour yorkie, and if they are found they tend to be very expensive.^ These Yorkies are very rare, and have a chocolate to red colored hair as opposed to Blue, Gold and Black Yorkshire Terriers.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Info - Yorkie Information and Dog Breed Facts 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.breederweb.com [Source type: General]

^ Because they differ from the colours stipulated in the breed standard, chocolate Yorkies are not eligible as show dogs.
  • Yorkshire Terriers & Yorkshire terrier breeders with puppies for salein South Africa 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.petsplace.co.za [Source type: General]

^ "It is very informative on all aspects of the Yorkie, with great ideas and forthcoming information and advice which isn't found anywhere else I've looked.

[14] .The breed is defined by its colour, and colours promoted as "rare" may indicate health problems or cross-breeding with other breeds of other colours.^ The breed may be recognized by other registries not indicated here.

^ The hot trend is top breed Yorkies that tip the scales at three pounds, which has lead to concerns about the health of breeding such small dogs.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Lovers - Yorkshire Terrier Secrets - For Yorkshire Terrier Owners Or For Those Who Want O 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC yorkshireterrier.ning.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Other common problems may include, but are not limited to, diarrhea, vomiting, along with extra and expensive tests prior to routine teeth cleanings and surgeries.
  • Dog Owner's Guide: Yorkies, Silkies, and Aussies 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.canismajor.com [Source type: General]

[4] .The AKC registration form for Yorkshire Terriers allows for four choices: blue and tan, blue and gold, black and tan, black and gold.^ Kerri is a female black & tan Yorkshire Terrier puppy.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC yorkshireterrierpuppybreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • FL - Florida Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Orlando, and Jacksonville 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.floridayorkiebreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • NJ - New Jersey Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Newark, Jersey City, Paterson, Elizabeth, Edison, Woodbridge, Toms River, and Hamilton 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.newjerseyyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • FL - Florida Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Orlando, and Jacksonville 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.floridayorkiebreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • TX - Texas Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Houston, Dallas, San Antonio, Austin, Fort Worth, El Paso, Arlington, and Corpus Christi 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.texasyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • WA - Washington Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Vancouver, Bellevue, Everett, Federal Way, and Kent 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.washingtonyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • MD - Maryland Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Baltimore, Frederick, Gaithersburg, Rockville, Bowie, Hagerstown, Annapolis, and Salisbury 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.marylandyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • PA - Pennsylvania Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown, Erie, Reading, Scranton, Bethlehem, and Lancaster 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.pennsylvaniayorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • GA - Georgia Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Atlanta, Columbus, Savannah, Sandy Springs, Macon, Roswell, Albany, and Marietta 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.georgiayorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • IL - Illinois Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Chicago, Aurora, Rockford, Naperville, Joliet, Springfield, Peoria, and Elgin 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC illinoisyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • OH - Ohio Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Columbus, Cleveland, Toledo, Cincinnati, Akron, Dayton, Parma, and Canton 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC ohioyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]

^ Myleigh is a female black and tan Yorkshire Terrier puppy.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC yorkshireterrierpuppybreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • FL - Florida Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Orlando, and Jacksonville 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.floridayorkiebreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • NJ - New Jersey Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Newark, Jersey City, Paterson, Elizabeth, Edison, Woodbridge, Toms River, and Hamilton 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.newjerseyyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • FL - Florida Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Orlando, and Jacksonville 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.floridayorkiebreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • TX - Texas Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Houston, Dallas, San Antonio, Austin, Fort Worth, El Paso, Arlington, and Corpus Christi 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.texasyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • WA - Washington Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Vancouver, Bellevue, Everett, Federal Way, and Kent 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.washingtonyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • MD - Maryland Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Baltimore, Frederick, Gaithersburg, Rockville, Bowie, Hagerstown, Annapolis, and Salisbury 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.marylandyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • PA - Pennsylvania Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown, Erie, Reading, Scranton, Bethlehem, and Lancaster 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.pennsylvaniayorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • GA - Georgia Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Atlanta, Columbus, Savannah, Sandy Springs, Macon, Roswell, Albany, and Marietta 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.georgiayorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • IL - Illinois Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Chicago, Aurora, Rockford, Naperville, Joliet, Springfield, Peoria, and Elgin 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC illinoisyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • OH - Ohio Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Columbus, Cleveland, Toledo, Cincinnati, Akron, Dayton, Parma, and Canton 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC ohioyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]

^ Shawn is a male black and tan Yorkshire Terrier puppy.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC yorkshireterrierpuppybreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • FL - Florida Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Orlando, and Jacksonville 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.floridayorkiebreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • NJ - New Jersey Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Newark, Jersey City, Paterson, Elizabeth, Edison, Woodbridge, Toms River, and Hamilton 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.newjerseyyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • FL - Florida Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Orlando, and Jacksonville 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.floridayorkiebreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • TX - Texas Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Houston, Dallas, San Antonio, Austin, Fort Worth, El Paso, Arlington, and Corpus Christi 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.texasyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • WA - Washington Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Vancouver, Bellevue, Everett, Federal Way, and Kent 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.washingtonyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • MD - Maryland Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Baltimore, Frederick, Gaithersburg, Rockville, Bowie, Hagerstown, Annapolis, and Salisbury 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.marylandyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • PA - Pennsylvania Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown, Erie, Reading, Scranton, Bethlehem, and Lancaster 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.pennsylvaniayorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • GA - Georgia Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Atlanta, Columbus, Savannah, Sandy Springs, Macon, Roswell, Albany, and Marietta 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.georgiayorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • IL - Illinois Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Chicago, Aurora, Rockford, Naperville, Joliet, Springfield, Peoria, and Elgin 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC illinoisyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • OH - Ohio Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Columbus, Cleveland, Toledo, Cincinnati, Akron, Dayton, Parma, and Canton 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC ohioyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]

.Colour alone will not affect whether or not a dog is a good companion and pet.^ In any case, the colour will not of course, affect the dog's quality as a companion.
  • Yorkshire Terriers 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.k9web.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ U.S. writes: Caring dog that will be a good companion.
  • Yorkshire Terriers 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.hoflin.com [Source type: Original source]

^ It is believed that the breeding of "off-coloured" Yorkies may be a genetic defect that could affect the dog's health.

.Even though off-coloured Yorkshire Terriers are advertised at premium prices, being of an unusual or untypical colour is neither new, desirable, nor exotic.^ Yorkshire Terriers - New Zealand 2009 .
  • Yorkshire Terriers 2009 - Your tour online 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.yourtouronline.com [Source type: General]

^ I just got a new Yorkshire Terrier.
  • Yorkshire Terrier FAQ: Frequently Asked Questions About Yorkshire Terrier Dogs 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.yourpurebredpuppy.com [Source type: General]

^ Find your new Yorkshire Terrier .
  • Yorkshire Terrier information, pictures and puppies: Yorkie | GreatDogSite.com 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.greatdogsite.com [Source type: General]

[14]
.Until recently, mismarked Yorkshire Terriers could be crossed with Biewer Terriers, a new breed originated in Germany from parti coloured Yorkshire Terriers.^ Yorkshire Terriers - New Zealand 2009 .
  • Yorkshire Terriers 2009 - Your tour online 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.yourtouronline.com [Source type: General]

^ Yorkshire Terrier breed.
  • yorkie yorkshire terrier dog breeder pet yorkies puppies for sale 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC yorkie-yorkshire-terrier.com [Source type: General]

^ Yorkshire Terriers as a breed are intelligent dogs.
  • yorkie yorkshire terrier dog breeder pet yorkies puppies for sale 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC yorkie-yorkshire-terrier.com [Source type: General]

[15] .Although the American Kennel Club will not deny registration of a Yorkshire Terrier on colour alone, the Yorkshire Terrier Club of America has a directive that "any solid colour or combination of colours other than blue and tan" for adult dogs is a disqualification, and "dogs of solid colour, unusual combination of colours, and parti-colours should be disqualified."^ Yorkshire Terriers are terriers and are in the Terrier group of the American Kennel Club (AKC).
  • All About Yorkshire Terriers, Yorkies, , training, care, books, kids, Dogs 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.loveyourdog.com [Source type: General]

^ What's the best dog food for Yorkshire Terriers?
  • Yorkshire Terrier FAQ: Frequently Asked Questions About Yorkshire Terrier Dogs 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.yourpurebredpuppy.com [Source type: General]

^ The coloring of the Yorkshire Terrier is rich tan and steel blue.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Dog Breed Info 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.edoglovers.com [Source type: General]

[7]

Character

.The ideal Yorkshire Terrier character or "personality" is described with a "carriage very upright" and "conveying an important air".[2] Though small, the Yorkshire Terrier is intelligent and active, loves attention and should not show the soft temperament seen in lapdogs.^ The Yorkshire Terrier has a big personality, despite its small size.
  • Yorkshire Terrier information, pictures and puppies: Yorkie | GreatDogSite.com 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.greatdogsite.com [Source type: General]

^ Adorable, great personality and very loving.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Stud Dog Directory 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.k9stud.com [Source type: General]

^ Yorkshire Terriers are intelligent, spirited and alert.
  • Yorkshire Terrier breed information | Yorkshire Terrier puppies for sale 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.europuppyusa.com [Source type: General]

Boldness

.The Yorkshire Terrier breed is bold and active.They are surprisingly brave for such a small breed.^ Yorkshire Terrier breed.
  • yorkie yorkshire terrier dog breeder pet yorkies puppies for sale 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC yorkie-yorkshire-terrier.com [Source type: General]

^ Yorkshire Terriers as a breed are intelligent dogs.
  • yorkie yorkshire terrier dog breeder pet yorkies puppies for sale 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC yorkie-yorkshire-terrier.com [Source type: General]

^ Description : Yorkshire Terriers are alert and active breed.
  • Yorkshire Terrier: Dog Breeds, Info and Pictures 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.caninecrib.com [Source type: General]

.They are, however, also quite loyal and affectionate.^ They require a significant amount of time spent with their owners, with whom they are loyal and affectionate.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale, Yorkshire Terrier Breeders 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.aaapets.com [Source type: General]

^ They are affectionate and loyal to the family but can be aggressive towards strangers if not properly socialized.
  • Yorkshire Terriers - Choosing a Yorkshire Terrier - Dog Breeds 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.petplace.com [Source type: General]

.Yorkshire Terrier puppies are especially loving and cuddly with their owners in their first 2-3 years.^ Yorkshire Terrier puppies for sale - quality puppies.
  • Yorkshire Terrier puppies for sale - Yorkie puppies for sale - Yorkshire Terrier breeders - Yorkie breeders 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.breedersclub.net [Source type: General]

^ Yorkshire Terrier puppies for sale , loved and socialized for your loving home.
  • Yorkshire Terrier puppies for sale - Yorkie puppies for sale - Yorkshire Terrier breeders - Yorkie breeders 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.breedersclub.net [Source type: General]

^ Find a Yorkshire Terrier puppy for adoption.
  • Adopt a Yorkshire Terrier puppy. Yorkshire Terrier adoption 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.pupforum.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

History

Three year old with characteristic long hair
.The Yorkshire Terrier originated in Yorkshire (and the adjoining Lancashire), a rugged region in northern England.^ The Yorkie originates from 19th-century England, in the region of Yorkshire.
  • Yorkie Rescue and Adoption- Adopt a Yorkshire Terrier Near You 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC adopt-a-yorkie.adoptapet.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ As the name imply s Yorkshires come from the rugged Northern England , Yorkshire region.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Accessories 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.squidoo.com [Source type: General]

^ Bred from hunting dogs in Yorkshire, England, the Yorkshire Terrier is named for this region.
  • Tucker the Yorkshire Terrier | Dogs | Daily Puppy 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.dailypuppy.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[16] .In the mid-nineteenth century, workers from Scotland came to Yorkshire in search of work and brought with them several different varieties of small terriers.^ In the mid-nineteenth century, craftsmen from Scotland who came to Yorkshire for work, brought with them several different varieties of small long-coated terriers, generally known as Scottish terriers.
  • Yorkshire Terrier: Training, Raising Yorkshire Terrrier Dog Breeds 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.trainpetdog.com [Source type: General]

^ We are a small breeder of Yorkshire Terriers and Maltese.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Dog Breeders At PuppySites.Com 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.puppysites.com [Source type: General]

^ The Yorkshire or Yorkie was developed in the mid-19th century in Yorkshire and Lancashire.

.Breeding of the Yorkshire terrier was "principally accomplished by the people--mostly operatives in cotton and woolen mills--in the counties of Yorkshire and Lancashire."^ I have been breeding Yorkshire Terriers for 10 years.
  • Yorkshire Terrier puppies for sale - Yorkie puppies for sale - Yorkshire Terrier breeders - Yorkie breeders 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.breedersclub.net [Source type: General]

^ ARTICLE from the Encyclopædia Britannica breed of dog also called Yorkie breed of toy dog developed about the mid-1800s in the English counties of Yorkshire and Lancashire.
  • Yorkshire terrier (breed of dog) -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.britannica.com [Source type: General]

^ History The Yorkshire Terrier is descended from Clydesdale and/or Paisley Terriers and the Waterside Terriers which migrated to the area around Glasgow in the county of York in the early nineteenth century.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Breed Description - The Furry Critter Network 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.furrycritter.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[17] Details are scarce. Mrs. A. Foster is quoted as saying in 1886, "If we consider that the mill operatives who originated the breed...were nearly all ignorant men, unaccustomed to imparting information for public use, we may see some reason why reliable facts have not been easily attained."[18]
Tirsa, A 4 months female yorkie
.What is known is that the breed sprang from three different dogs, a male named Old Crab and a female named Kitty, and another female whose name is not known.^ Two females & three males.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Dogs For Sale - Oodle.com 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.oodle.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The Breed Profiles are designed to inform you about different breeds, and to provide information that will help you choose the best dog for you.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Breed Profile - DogSorts 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.dogsorts.com [Source type: Original source]

^ Short dogs, long dogs, smart dogs, smiling dogs - this dog picture gallery is the perfect place to display your companion or even to assess different breeds for your family.
  • Dog Pictures - Yorkshire Terrier 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.5stardog.com [Source type: General]

[19] .The Paisley Terrier, a smaller version of the Skye Terrier that was bred for a beautiful long silky coat, also figured into the early dogs.^ Yorki have long smooth, soft, silky beautiful coat of hair.
  • Teacup and Toy Yorkie Breeders, Tiny Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.buypuppiesdirect.com [Source type: General]
  • Teacup and Toy Yorkie Breeders, Tiny Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.buypuppiesdirect.com [Source type: General]

^ History The Yorkshire Terrier is descended from Clydesdale and/or Paisley Terriers and the Waterside Terriers which migrated to the area around Glasgow in the county of York in the early nineteenth century.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Breed Description - The Furry Critter Network 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.furrycritter.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Yorkshire Terrier - The Yorkshire Terriers long, silky coat grows in a steal blue along the tail and body and a tan-hue on the remaining parts.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale, Yorkshire Terrier Breeders 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.aaapets.com [Source type: General]

.Some authorities believed that the Maltese was used as well.^ Some people even believe the Maltese originating in Asia may be involved in the bloodline.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Accessories 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.squidoo.com [Source type: General]

[20] ."They were all originally bred from Scotch terriers (note: meaning dogs from Scotland, not today's Scottish Terrier) and shown as such...the name Yorkshire Terrier was given to them on account of their being improved so much in Yorkshire."^ The Yorkshire terrier dog breed is known for being a purse baby.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC yorkshireterrierpuppybreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • FL - Florida Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Orlando, and Jacksonville 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.floridayorkiebreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • NJ - New Jersey Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Newark, Jersey City, Paterson, Elizabeth, Edison, Woodbridge, Toms River, and Hamilton 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.newjerseyyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • FL - Florida Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Orlando, and Jacksonville 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.floridayorkiebreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • TX - Texas Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Houston, Dallas, San Antonio, Austin, Fort Worth, El Paso, Arlington, and Corpus Christi 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.texasyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • WA - Washington Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Vancouver, Bellevue, Everett, Federal Way, and Kent 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.washingtonyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • MD - Maryland Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Baltimore, Frederick, Gaithersburg, Rockville, Bowie, Hagerstown, Annapolis, and Salisbury 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.marylandyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • PA - Pennsylvania Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown, Erie, Reading, Scranton, Bethlehem, and Lancaster 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.pennsylvaniayorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • GA - Georgia Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Atlanta, Columbus, Savannah, Sandy Springs, Macon, Roswell, Albany, and Marietta 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.georgiayorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • IL - Illinois Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Chicago, Aurora, Rockford, Naperville, Joliet, Springfield, Peoria, and Elgin 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC illinoisyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • OH - Ohio Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Columbus, Cleveland, Toledo, Cincinnati, Akron, Dayton, Parma, and Canton 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC ohioyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]

^ Yorkshire Terriers were first given their breed name in 1874.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Accessories 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.squidoo.com [Source type: General]

^ How much do Yorkshire Terriers shed?
  • Yorkshire Terrier FAQ: Frequently Asked Questions About Yorkshire Terrier Dogs 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.yourpurebredpuppy.com [Source type: General]

[18] .Yorkshire Terriers were shown in a dog show category (class) at the time called "Rough and Broken-coated, Broken-haired Scotch and Yorkshire Terriers". Hugh Dalziel, writing in 1878, says that "the classification of these dogs at shows and in the Kennel Club Stud Book is confusing and absurd" in lumping together these different types.^ Searching for the yorkshire terrier puppy, dog or stud has never been easier.
  • Search for wanted Yorkshire Terrier dogs and puppies and stud dogs and breeders 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.wellbredpets.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Yorkshire Terriers are terriers and are in the Terrier group of the American Kennel Club (AKC).
  • All About Yorkshire Terriers, Yorkies, , training, care, books, kids, Dogs 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.loveyourdog.com [Source type: General]

^ He was originally called Broken-haired Scottish Terriers.
  • Yorkshire Terriers 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.hoflin.com [Source type: Original source]

[21]
.In the early days of the breed, "almost anything in the shape of a Terrier having a long coat with blue on the body and fawn or silver coloured head and legs, with tail docked and ears trimmed, was received and admired as a Yorkshire Terrier".[17] But in the late 1860s, a popular Paisley type Yorkshire Terrier showdog named Huddersfield Ben, owned by a woman living in Yorkshire, Mary Ann Foster, was seen at dog shows throughout Great Britain, and defined the breed type for the Yorkshire Terrier.^ Yorkshire Terriers have been one of the most popular breeds in the U.S. ever since.
  • Yorkshire Terrier - Dogs & Dog Rescue 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.wikifido.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The body and tail are blue and the rest of the dog is tan.
  • Yorkshire Terrier information, Yorkshire Terriers, Yorkie, Yorkies 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.dogbreedinfo.com [Source type: General]

^ The Yorkshire terrier dog breed is known for being a purse baby.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC yorkshireterrierpuppybreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • FL - Florida Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Orlando, and Jacksonville 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.floridayorkiebreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • NJ - New Jersey Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Newark, Jersey City, Paterson, Elizabeth, Edison, Woodbridge, Toms River, and Hamilton 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.newjerseyyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • FL - Florida Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Orlando, and Jacksonville 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.floridayorkiebreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • TX - Texas Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Houston, Dallas, San Antonio, Austin, Fort Worth, El Paso, Arlington, and Corpus Christi 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.texasyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • WA - Washington Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Vancouver, Bellevue, Everett, Federal Way, and Kent 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.washingtonyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • MD - Maryland Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Baltimore, Frederick, Gaithersburg, Rockville, Bowie, Hagerstown, Annapolis, and Salisbury 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.marylandyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
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  • OH - Ohio Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Columbus, Cleveland, Toledo, Cincinnati, Akron, Dayton, Parma, and Canton 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC ohioyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]

[22]
.
Yorkshire Terriers -Mrs.
^ The character of Mrs. Coady (Patricia Hayes) in A Fish Called Wanda owns three Yorkshire Terriers.
  • Did you know Yorkshire Terriers use to retrieve rats out of mines? 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC sharonsyorkiepuppies.com [Source type: General]

Foster's "Huddersfield Ben" and Lady Giffard's "Katie" c. 1870

Huddersfield Ben

.Huddersfield Ben was a famous dog.^ Huddersfield Ben is generally recognized as the founding sire of the Yorkshire Terrier dog breed.
  • Yorkshire Terrier - Yorkie Dog Breed Information Facts About Yorkshire Terriers Dogs and Puppies Yorkshire Terriors 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.dogs-central.com [Source type: General]

^ One of the most famous early Yorkies was Huddersfield Ben, bred by a Mr. Eastwood and owned by Mr. M.A. Foster.
  • Yorkshire Terriers 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.k9web.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

His portrait was painted by George Earl[23] and in 1891 an authority on the breed wrote, "Huddersfield Ben was the best stud dog of his breed during his life-time, and one of the most remarkable dogs of any pet breed that ever lived; and most of the show specimens of the present day have one or more crosses of his blood in their pedigree."[24] A show winner, Huddersfield Ben quickly became the type of dog everyone wanted, and through his puppies has defined the breed as we know it today. He is still referred to as "father of the breed".[22]

In America

.The Yorkshire Terrier was introduced in the United States in 1872[16] and the first Yorkshire Terrier was registered with the American Kennel Club in 1878, making it one of the first twenty-five breeds to be approved for registration by the AKC. During the Victorian era, the Yorkshire Terrier was a popular pet and showdog in England, and as Americans embraced Victorian customs, so too did they embrace the Yorkshire Terrier.^ He became a fashionable pet during the Victorian era of the late 1800s.
  • Yorkshire Terriers 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.hoflin.com [Source type: Original source]

^ "The Yorkshire Terrier was a very popular pet during the late Victorian era, and it has remained so ever since.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Books and More - Canada's Guide to Dogs 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.canadasguidetodogs.com [Source type: General]

^ At the time of the Victorian era, the Yorkshire Terrier gained particular popularity among the Americans.
  • Yorkshire Terrier: Training, Raising Yorkshire Terrrier Dog Breeds 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.trainpetdog.com [Source type: General]

[25] .The breed's popularity dipped in the 1940s, when the percentage of small breed dogs registered fell to an all-time low of 18% of total registrations.^ All shapes, small sizes, and breeds of dogs and people are welcome!
  • Yorkshire Terrier Meetup Groups - Yorkshire Terrier Meetups 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC yorkie.meetup.com [Source type: General]

^ Yorkie & ALL small dog Lovers .
  • Yorkshire Terrier Meetup Groups - Yorkshire Terrier Meetups 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC yorkie.meetup.com [Source type: General]

^ Small Breed Dog lovers .
  • Yorkshire Terrier Meetup Groups - Yorkshire Terrier Meetups 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC yorkie.meetup.com [Source type: General]

[26] .Smoky, a Yorkshire Terrier and famous war dog from World War II, is credited with beginning a renewal of interest in the breed.^ The Yorkshire terrier dog breed is known for being a purse baby.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC yorkshireterrierpuppybreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
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^ Dog Breed - Yorkshire Terrier Charm more .
  • Buy A Yorkshire Terrier - Shop Smarter.com 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.smarter.com [Source type: General]

^ Interested in the history of the Yorkshire Terrier dog breed?
  • Adopt a Yorkshire Terrier | Dog Breeds | Petfinder 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.petfinder.com [Source type: General]

[27]

Health

.A number of health issues, some of them hereditary, have been found in individual Yorkshire Terriers, and are listed below.^ This was founded by The Yorkshire Terrier Club of America to do research on health issues relating to Yorkies.
  • Yorkshire Terriers 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.k9web.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ They were referred to as "Broken Haired Scottish Terriers" or "Yorkshire Terriers", until 1886, when the Kennel Club recognised the Yorkshire Terrier as an individual breed.
  • Yorkshire Terriers 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.k9web.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Yorkshire Terriers are "supposed" to stand about 7-8 inches at the shoulder and weigh 3-7 lbs, but some individuals are smaller, and many are larger.
  • Yorkshire Terrier FAQ: Frequently Asked Questions About Yorkshire Terrier Dogs 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.yourpurebredpuppy.com [Source type: General]

.There is no data on the percentage of dogs with these ailments, and it is not suggested that all Yorkshire Terriers have all of these ailments, or that any particular dog has any of these ailments.^ The Yorkshire Terrier is no exception to the rule.
  • Yorkshire Terrier - Yorkie Dog Breed Information Facts About Yorkshire Terriers Dogs and Puppies Yorkshire Terriors 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.dogs-central.com [Source type: General]

^ What's the best dog food for Yorkshire Terriers?
  • Yorkshire Terrier FAQ: Frequently Asked Questions About Yorkshire Terrier Dogs 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.yourpurebredpuppy.com [Source type: General]

^ We welcome all Yorkshire Terrier and dog lovers!
  • YorkieTalk.com - Yorkshire Terrier Community 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.yorkietalk.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Puppy buyers are advised to ask breeders if tests have been done for these diseases.^ These are breeders that you want to stay away from, because they are more in it for the financial gains and do not take proper care of the Yorkshire Terrier puppies.

^ Yorkshire Terrier dog breeders, you may place an ad for your puppies and/or adult dogs for sale on BreedersClub.net to find qualified buyers .
  • Yorkshire Terrier puppies for sale - Yorkie puppies for sale - Yorkshire Terrier breeders - Yorkie breeders 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.breedersclub.net [Source type: General]

^ Yorkshire Terrier puppies for sale - breeder of quality dogs; AKC registered, these puppies love children and raised with love in Ohio.
  • Yorkshire Terrier puppies for sale - Yorkie puppies for sale - Yorkshire Terrier breeders - Yorkie breeders 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.breedersclub.net [Source type: General]

Morbidity

.Health issues often seen in the Yorkshire Terrier include bronchitis, lymphangiectasia, Portosystemic shunt, cataracts, and keratitis sicca.^ Health The life expectancy of the Yorkshire Terrier is around 12-15 years, and there are a number of health problems to look out for with this breed.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Dog Breed Info 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.edoglovers.com [Source type: General]

^ All of our Biewer Yorkshire Terrier Puppies For Sale are Vet checked before leaving and have health and registration records.
  • Biewer Yorkshire Terrier Puppies For Sale 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.tinypuppy.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ A characture of the Yorkshire Terrier with 'Hairy Maclary's Bone' was issued by New Zealand in 1990 in commemoration of 'Children's Health'.
  • Yorkshire Terriers 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.animalstamps.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Additionally, injection reactions (inflammation or hair loss at the site of an injection) can occur.^ In many cases, Yorkies can have reactions at injection sites, where you may see signs of inflammation and/or hair loss at the site of the injection.
  • Yorkshire Terrier 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC hubpages.com [Source type: General]

[28] In addition they may have skin allergies.

Genetic defects

.Certain genetic disorders have been found in Yorkshire Terriers, including distichiasis, hydrocephalus, hypoplasia of dens, Legg–Calvé–Perthes syndrome, luxating patella, portosystemic shunt, retinal dysplasia, tracheal collapse, and bladder stones.^ As with many purebred dogs, the Yorkshire Terrier is prone to certain genetic disorders.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Dog Breed Information 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.heydogs.com [Source type: General]
  • Yorkshire Terrier : Dog Breed : Video : Photos : Information 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC dogs.y2u.co.uk [Source type: General]

^ Like many Toy breeds however, there is some incidence of heriditary/congenital disease in the form of patella luxation, open fontanellas, Perthe's disease and a smaller incidence of elongated soft palate and a tendency to collapsed trachea.
  • Yorkshire Terriers 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.k9web.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
  • Yorkshire Terriers 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.hoflin.com [Source type: Original source]

^ There is also the possibility of tracheal collapse, the cause of which is thought by many to be partially genetic, and partially caused by environment- specifically, the strain an energetic Yorkie puts on its neck when straining against its collar.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Dog Breed Information 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.heydogs.com [Source type: General]

[29] .The following are among the most common congenital defects that affect Yorkies.^ The most common congenital disorders include: .
  • Yorkshire Terrier 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC hubpages.com [Source type: General]

^ In order to avoid health problems it is important to keep stress to a minimum since stress is the most common factor for Yorkie puppies.

^ Unlike most breeds of its time, the Yorkie was the dog of the common man, as they were used to hunt rodents in small spaces and to chase them out of their burrows.
  • Yorkshire Terrier 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC hubpages.com [Source type: General]

.
  • Distichiae, eyelashes arising from an abnormal spot (usually the duct of the meibomian gland at the edge of the eyelid), are often found in Yorkies.^ Distichiasis of the eyelashes is caused when an abnormal spot in the duct in the gland at the edge of the eyelid, which can irritate the eye, scratching it and even scarring it.
    • Yorkshire Terrier 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC hubpages.com [Source type: General]

    [30] .Distichiae can irritate the eye and cause tearing, squinting, inflammation, corneal abrasions or corneal ulcers, and scarring.^ Distichiasis of the eyelashes is caused when an abnormal spot in the duct in the gland at the edge of the eyelid, which can irritate the eye, scratching it and even scarring it.
    • Yorkshire Terrier 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC hubpages.com [Source type: General]

    ^ The long hair should be prevented from falling into their eyes, thus causing irritation and infection, either by tying it back or trimming it.
    • Yorkshire Terriers 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.k9web.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .Treatment options may include manual removal, electrolysis, or surgery.^ Other common problems may include, but are not limited to, diarrhea, vomiting, along with extra and expensive tests prior to routine teeth cleanings and surgeries.
    • Dog Owner's Guide: Yorkies, Silkies, and Aussies 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.canismajor.com [Source type: General]

    [31]
  • .
  • Hypoplasia of dens is a non-formation of the pivot point of the second cervical vertebra, which leads to spinal cord damage.^ Hydroplasia of dens non-formation of the pivot point of the second cervical vertebra, which leads to spinal cord damage, causing signs ranging from neck pain to quadriplegia.
    • Yorkshire Terrier 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC hubpages.com [Source type: General]

    [29] Onset of the condition may occur at any age, producing signs ranging from neck pain to quadriplegia.[28]
  • .
  • Legg–Calvé–Perthes syndrome, which causes the top of the femur (thigh bone) to degenerate, occurs in Yorkies in certain lines.^ FL Alriko Yorkies, Yorkshire Terriers AKC CH. blood line, Top quality with baby doll face.
    • Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale, Yorkie Breeders 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.pets4you.com [Source type: General]

    [32] The condition appears to result from insufficient circulation to the area around the hip joint. .As the blood supply is reduced, the bone in the head of the femur collapses and dies and the cartilage coating around it becomes cracked and deformed.^ Legg-Perthes disease is the result of the top of the femur (thigh bone) to degenerate due to insufficient circulation to the area around the hip joint.
    • Yorkshire Terrier 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC hubpages.com [Source type: General]

    [32] .Usually the disease appears when the Yorkie is young (between five and eight months of age); signs are pain, limping, or lameness.^ The puppies will usually be older at about six months of age or older, but they will still be cute, often be neutered and inoculated and training will have begun.

    ^ Yorkies can be very small, usually weighing between 5 and 7 lb (2.5 to 3.5 kg).
    • Yorkshire Terrier Dog Breed Information 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.heydogs.com [Source type: General]

    [33] The standard treatment is surgery to remove the affected part of the bone.[33] Following surgery, muscles hold the femur in place and fibrous tissue forms in the area of removal to prevent bone rubbing on bone.[34] .Although the affected leg will be slightly shorter than prior to surgery, the Yorkie may regain almost normal use.^ Other common problems may include, but are not limited to, diarrhea, vomiting, along with extra and expensive tests prior to routine teeth cleanings and surgeries.
    • Dog Owner's Guide: Yorkies, Silkies, and Aussies 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.canismajor.com [Source type: General]

    ^ However, many pet Yorkies are somewhat larger than the show Yorkies; again this does not affect their suitability as pets or make them any less desirable as companions.
    • Yorkshire Terriers 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.k9web.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Although regular grooming may be an added expense for the Yorkie owner, Yorkies eat very little, and are not expensive to feed.
    • Yorkshire Terriers 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.k9web.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    [33]
  • .
  • Luxating patellas (slipping kneecaps) are another common defect considered to be genetic in Yorkies, although it may also be caused by an accidental fall.^ There is also the possibility of tracheal collapse, the cause of which is thought by many to be partially genetic, and partially caused by environment- specifically, the strain an energetic Yorkie puts on its neck when straining against its collar.
    • Yorkshire Terrier Dog Breed Information 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.heydogs.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Although this has caused a demand from legitimate, responsible Yorkie breeders, it also has created a lot of Yorkies for sale from questionable sources.

    ^ Although regular grooming may be an added expense for the Yorkie owner, Yorkies eat very little, and are not expensive to feed.
    • Yorkshire Terriers 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.k9web.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    Weak ligaments and tendons in the knee or malformed (too shallow) patellar grooves, allow the patella to slip out of its groove sideways.[35] .This causes the leg to 'lock up' with the foot held off the ground.^ If you don't wrap up your Yorkie's hair, it'll break off and stay at a length about even with the ground.
    • Knowing What an Ideal Yorkshire Terrier Looks Like - For Dummies 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.dummies.com [Source type: General]

    [35] .A dog with this problem may experience frequent pain and lameness or may be bothered by it only on occasion.^ Puppies, and occasionally mature dogs, are sometimes available, but to approved homes only.
    • Yorkshire Terrier Breeders, Australia 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.dogzonline.com.au [Source type: General]

    ^ The Yorkie is a great dog, the only problems you may have is they are a cuddly dog and would rather sit on the couch and cuddle up with you rather than going outside to play.
    • Yorkshire Terriers 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.hoflin.com [Source type: Original source]

    ^ They are sometimes intolerant of young children and may snap at them, but children who have been taught to behave appropriately around dogs should have no problem at all.
    • Yorkshire Terriers 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.hoflin.com [Source type: Original source]

    .Over time, the patellar ridges can become worn down, making the groove even more shallow and causing the dog to become increasingly lame.^ Patellar luxation (knee dislocation) is caused by weak ligaments and tendons in the knee or malformed (too shallow) patellar grooves, which allow the patella to slip out of its groove sideways.
    • Yorkshire Terrier 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC hubpages.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Yorkies are known as being one of the smallest dogs on earth and even fully grown they usually weigh no more than seven pounds.

    ^ More dominant dogs in the breed can be harder to train, especially the down command , as laying down is a sign of submission to dogs.
    • Yorkshire Terrier 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC hubpages.com [Source type: General]

    [35] .Surgery is the main treatment option available for luxating patellas, although it is not necessary for every dog with the condition.
  • Portosystemic shunt, a congenital malformation of the portal vein (which brings blood to the liver for cleansing), is also common in Yorkies.^ Concerns in Health might be Portosystemic Shunt , collapsing tracheas , Legg Perthes disease , patellar luxation , and occasionally seen Progressive Retinal Atrophy .
    • Yorkshire Terrier Breed Information & Pictures (Yorkies ) 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.terrificpets.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Portosystemic shunt causes some of the dog's blood to bypass the liver, and the "dirty" blood goes on to poison the heart, brain, lungs and other organs with toxins before it has been cleansed.
    • Yorkshire Terrier 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC hubpages.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Patellar luxation (knee dislocation) is caused by weak ligaments and tendons in the knee or malformed (too shallow) patellar grooves, which allow the patella to slip out of its groove sideways.
    • Yorkshire Terrier 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC hubpages.com [Source type: General]

    .In this condition some of the dog's blood bypasses the liver and the "dirty" blood goes on to poison the heart, brain, lungs, and other organs with toxins.^ Portosystemic shunt causes some of the dog's blood to bypass the liver, and the "dirty" blood goes on to poison the heart, brain, lungs and other organs with toxins before it has been cleansed.
    • Yorkshire Terrier 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC hubpages.com [Source type: General]

    ^ In this condition some of the dog's blood bypasses the liver and as such does not get cleaned of those toxins that the liver is responsible for removing.
    • Yorkshire Terrier Dog Breed Information 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.heydogs.com [Source type: General]

    ^ In some cases the yorkie may feel dominant over the other dogs, which can prove to be a bad thing.
    • Yorkshire Terrier 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC hubpages.com [Source type: General]

    .A Yorkie with this condition might exhibit a wide variety of symptoms, such as small stature, poor appetite, weak muscle development, decreased ability to learn, inferior coordination, occasional vomiting and diarrhea, behavioral abnormalities, seizures (especially after a meal), and blindness, which could lead to a coma and death.^ There is no where we could have gotten so much information for such a small price .
    • Yorkshire Terriers. Things You Should Be Told About Yorkies. 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC yorkshire-terrier-world.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Yorkis are active and are great for small areas such as apartments.
    • Teacup and Toy Yorkie Breeders, Tiny Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.buypuppiesdirect.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Paddy is on a special diet to control his urine PH. Paddy has a condition in which his urine PH levels, if not maintained properly, might develop bladder stones.

    .Often, the shunt can be treated with surgery.
  • Tracheal collapse, caused by a progressive weakening of the walls of the trachea, occurs in many toy breeds, especially very tiny Yorkies.^ Tracheal collapse is caused by the progressive weakening of the trachea walls.
    • Yorkshire Terrier 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC hubpages.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Like many Toy breeds however, there is some incidence of heriditary/congenital disease in the form of patella luxation, open fontanellas, Perthe's disease and a smaller incidence of elongated soft palate and a tendency to collapsed trachea.
    • Yorkshire Terriers 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.k9web.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
    • Yorkshire Terriers 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.hoflin.com [Source type: Original source]

    ^ For the most part, yorkies, as a breed, are very trainable and tend to catch on quick.
    • Yorkshire Terrier 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC hubpages.com [Source type: General]

    [36] As a result of genetics, the walls of the trachea can be flaccid, a condition that becomes more severe with age. .Cushing's syndrome, a disorder that causes production of excess steroid hormone by the adrenal glands, can also weaken cartilage and lead to tracheal collapse.^ Tracheal collapse is caused by the progressive weakening of the trachea walls.
    • Yorkshire Terrier 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC hubpages.com [Source type: General]

    ^ There is also the possibility of tracheal collapse, the cause of which is thought by many to be partially genetic, and partially caused by environment- specifically, the strain an energetic Yorkie puts on its neck when straining against its collar.
    • Yorkshire Terrier Dog Breed Information 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.heydogs.com [Source type: General]

    [37] .There is a possibility that physical strain on the neck might cause or contribute to trachea collapse.^ There is also the possibility of tracheal collapse, the cause of which is thought by many to be partially genetic, and partially caused by environment- specifically, the strain an energetic Yorkie puts on its neck when straining against its collar.
    • Yorkshire Terrier Dog Breed Information 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.heydogs.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Most veterinarians recommend use of a harness instead of a collar to help prevent the chronic coughing caused by partial trachea collapse.
    • Yorkshire Terrier Dog Breed Information 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.heydogs.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Tracheal collapse is caused by the progressive weakening of the trachea walls.
    • Yorkshire Terrier 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC hubpages.com [Source type: General]

    .Since this is usually caused by an energetic Yorkie pulling against his collar, many veterinarians recommend use of a harness for leashed walks.^ There is also the possibility of tracheal collapse, the cause of which is thought by many to be partially genetic, and partially caused by environment- specifically, the strain an energetic Yorkie puts on its neck when straining against its collar.
    • Yorkshire Terrier Dog Breed Information 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.heydogs.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Most veterinarians recommend use of a harness instead of a collar to help prevent the chronic coughing caused by partial trachea collapse.
    • Yorkshire Terrier Dog Breed Information 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.heydogs.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Some veterinarians recommend them above all other collars for training purposes.
    • Knowing What an Ideal Yorkshire Terrier Looks Like - For Dummies 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.dummies.com [Source type: General]

    [36] An occasional "goose honking" cough, especially on exertion or excitement, is usually the first sign of this condition.[36] .Over time, the cough may become almost constant in the Yorkie's later life.^ Tiny terrors they may be, but this Yorkshire Terrier picture frame will become the treasure of a proud Yorkie owner!...
    • Buy A Yorkshire Terrier - Shop Smarter.com 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.smarter.com [Source type: General]

    .Breathing through the obstruction of a collapsed (or partially collapsed) trachea for many years can result in complications, including chronic lung disease.^ Like many Toy breeds however, there is some incidence of heriditary/congenital disease in the form of patella luxation, open fontanellas, Perthe's disease and a smaller incidence of elongated soft palate and a tendency to collapsed trachea.
    • Yorkshire Terriers 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.hoflin.com [Source type: Original source]

    ^ My lines are the result of many years of dedication, combining U.S. and Can.
    • Yorkshire Terrier Dog Breeders At PuppySites.Com 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.puppysites.com [Source type: General]

    The coughing can be countered with cough suppressants and bronchodilators.[36] If the collapse is advanced and unresponsive to medication, sometimes surgery can repair the trachea.[36]

Hypoglycemia

.Low blood sugar in puppies, or transient juvenile hypoglycemia, is caused by fasting (too much time between meals).^ This includes luxating patella, liver problems, inflamed pancreas, low blood sugar, allergies, dental problems, and sensitivity to chemicals and drugs.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Dog Breed Info 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.edoglovers.com [Source type: General]

^ The best time to take your new puppy to the veterinarian is between three and ten days.

[38] .In rare cases hypoglycemia may continue to be a problem in mature, usually very small, Yorkies.^ Yorkies can be very small, usually weighing between 5 and 7 lb (2.5 to 3.5 kg).
  • Yorkshire Terrier Dog Breed Information 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.heydogs.com [Source type: General]

^ Yorkies are very small dogs.
  • All About Yorkshire Terriers, Yorkies, , training, care, books, kids, Dogs 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.loveyourdog.com [Source type: General]

^ Home of small, exquisite Yorkies of very high quality with babydoll faces, luxurious coats and personality More > > .
  • Yorkshire Terrier Breeders: Find Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale Near You! 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.dogchannel.com [Source type: General]

.It is often seen in Yorkie puppies at 5 to 16 weeks of age.^ Celebrities can often be seen with their yorkis.
  • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • NJ - New Jersey Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Newark, Jersey City, Paterson, Elizabeth, Edison, Woodbridge, Toms River, and Hamilton 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.newjerseyyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • TX - Texas Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Houston, Dallas, San Antonio, Austin, Fort Worth, El Paso, Arlington, and Corpus Christi 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.texasyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • WA - Washington Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Vancouver, Bellevue, Everett, Federal Way, and Kent 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.washingtonyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • MD - Maryland Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Baltimore, Frederick, Gaithersburg, Rockville, Bowie, Hagerstown, Annapolis, and Salisbury 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.marylandyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • PA - Pennsylvania Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown, Erie, Reading, Scranton, Bethlehem, and Lancaster 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.pennsylvaniayorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • GA - Georgia Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Atlanta, Columbus, Savannah, Sandy Springs, Macon, Roswell, Albany, and Marietta 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.georgiayorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • IL - Illinois Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Chicago, Aurora, Rockford, Naperville, Joliet, Springfield, Peoria, and Elgin 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC illinoisyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • OH - Ohio Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Columbus, Cleveland, Toledo, Cincinnati, Akron, Dayton, Parma, and Canton 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC ohioyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]

^ Celebrities can often be seen with yorkis.
  • Teacup and Toy Yorkie Breeders, Tiny Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.buypuppiesdirect.com [Source type: General]

^ Listed: 1/16/2010 Tiny Yorkie Puppies 4 Tiny Little Gir… .
  • Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.terrificpets.com [Source type: General]

[38] .Very tiny Yorkie puppies are especially predisposed to hypoglycemia because a lack of muscle mass makes it difficult to store glucose and regulate blood sugar.^ This tiny Yorkie girl is Sugar.
  • Teacup Yorkie Breeder Tiny Yorkshire Terrier Puppy Breeders Yorkies Biewer Terriers Maltese Puppies 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.tinypuppy.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The relationship with your Yorkie breeder is a very important one for you and your dog so make sure you take the time to do the homework necessary to eliminate the bad breeders.

^ We also list puppies for some of our friends that are breeders of tiny Parti Yorkies , Biewer Yorkshire Terrier al a Pom Pons and Maltese puppies .
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[38] Factors such as stress, fatigue, a cold environment, poor nutrition, and a change in diet or feeding schedule may bring on hypoglycemia.[39] .Low blood sugar can also be the result of a bacterial infection, parasite, or portosystemic liver shunt.^ Most common is the liver shunt (portosystemic shunt).
  • Yorkshire Terrier Dog Breed Information 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.heydogs.com [Source type: General]

[40] Hypoglycemia causes the puppy to become drowsy, listless (glassy-eyed), shaky, uncoordinated, since the brain relies on sugar to function. During a hypoglycemic attack, the puppy usually has very pale or grey gums.[41] The puppy also may not eat unless force-fed.[38] Hypoglycemia and dehydration seem to go hand-in-hand, and force-feeding or injecting fluids may also be necessary. .Additionally, a hypoglycemic Yorkie may have a lower than normal body temperature and, in extreme cases, may have a seizure or go into a coma.^ With a full grown Yorkie being able to still fit into a backpack or a doggy bag, this pup can go everywhere with their owner.
  • Yorkshire Terrier, Yorkshire Terriers, Teacup Yorkshire Terriers - Everything You Need To Know! 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.squidoo.com [Source type: General]

^ Any reputable breeder is going to be more than willing to talk to you and answer any questions that you may have, and so be wary of those that steer away from your questions or even refuse to answer them.

^ I think this may be easier to them than having to go outside, for some reason.
  • Yorkshire Terriers 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.hoflin.com [Source type: Original source]

[42] .A dog showing symptoms should be given sugar in the form of corn syrup or NutriCal and be treated by a veterinarian immediately, as prolonged or recurring attacks of hypoglycemia can permanently damage the dog's brain.^ Regular teeth cleaning should also be given to these dogs by a veterinarian.
  • Yorkshire Terrier information, pictures and puppies: Yorkie | GreatDogSite.com 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.greatdogsite.com [Source type: General]

^ Yorkshire Terriers should not be given exotic treats, and they should be fed dried food to help keep their teeth strong and clean.
  • Yorkshire Terrier information, pictures and puppies: Yorkie | GreatDogSite.com 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.greatdogsite.com [Source type: General]

^ The breeder should also provide you with documentation of worming preparations given, any vaccinations the puppy may have had, and a pedigree form.
  • Yorkshire Terriers 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.k9web.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[42] In severe cases it can be fatal.[38]

Mortality

.The life span of a healthy Yorkie is 12–15 years.^ Litter Size: 2 to 3 Life Expectancy: 12-15 years Health Issues: The dogs are susceptible to eye irritations, tracheal collapse, premature dental disease and patellar luxation.
  • Yorkshire Terrier breed information | Yorkshire Terrier puppies for sale 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.europuppyusa.com [Source type: General]

^ Height: 8 to 9 inches at shoulder Weight: No more than 7 pounds, 4 to 6 pounds preferred Coat: long and silky Life span: 12 to 15 years Breed Group: Companion dogs .
  • Dog Breeds: Yorkshire Terrier | Dog Time 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC dogtime.com [Source type: General]

^ Life Expectancy: 12-15 years Litter Size: 2 to 3 Health Issues: The dogs are susceptible to eye irritations, tracheal collapse, premature dental disease and patellar luxation.
  • Yorkshire Terrier puppies for sale, Yorkshire Terrier breed information 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.europuppy.com [Source type: News]

[30] .Extremely under-sized Yorkies (3 pounds or less, and often promoted as "Teacups") generally have a shorter life span, as they are especially prone to health problems such as chronic diarrhea and vomiting and are more easily injured.^ The "teacup" Yorkies can be even more prone to health concerns and behavioral problems.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Breed Information & Pictures (Yorkies ) 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.terrificpets.com [Source type: General]

^ Height: 8 to 9 inches at shoulder Weight: No more than 7 pounds, 4 to 6 pounds preferred Coat: long and silky Life span: 12 to 15 years Breed Group: Companion dogs .
  • Dog Breeds: Yorkshire Terrier | Dog Time 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC dogtime.com [Source type: General]

^ Health The life expectancy of the Yorkshire Terrier is around 12-15 years, and there are a number of health problems to look out for with this breed.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Dog Breed Info 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.edoglovers.com [Source type: General]

[30] .Even the normal small size of a Yorkshire Terrier means that it can have a poor tolerance for anesthesia, and it is more likely to be killed or injured by falls, other dogs, and owner clumsiness.^ The Yorkshire Terrier has a big personality, despite its small size.
  • Yorkshire Terrier information, pictures and puppies: Yorkie | GreatDogSite.com 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.greatdogsite.com [Source type: General]

^ View more Yorkshire Terrier Photos .
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^ The perfect gift for any Yorkshire Terrier owner!"
  • Yorkshire Terrier Books and More - Canada's Guide to Dogs 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.canadasguidetodogs.com [Source type: General]

[30]

Docking

.Traditionally, the Yorkshire Terrier's tail is docked to a medium length.^ The tail is docked to medium length and well covered with hair.
  • Yorkshire Terriers 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.hoflin.com [Source type: Original source]

^ The tail is customarily docked to medium length with plenty of hair.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Breed Information & Pictures (Yorkies ) 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.terrificpets.com [Source type: General]

^ "My dog experience has been with medium-sized dogs and having Yorkshire Terrier Savvy to help me care and train for a small Yorkie was invaluable.

[43] .Opposition to this practice began very early in the history of the breed; Hugh Dalziel, writing about Yorkshire Terriers in 1878, declared that "There is no reason for mutilating pet dogs, and perfect ears and tails should be bred, not clipped into shape with scissors."^ The Yorkshire terrier dog breed is known for being a purse baby.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC yorkshireterrierpuppybreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • NJ - New Jersey Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Newark, Jersey City, Paterson, Elizabeth, Edison, Woodbridge, Toms River, and Hamilton 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.newjerseyyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • TX - Texas Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Houston, Dallas, San Antonio, Austin, Fort Worth, El Paso, Arlington, and Corpus Christi 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.texasyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • WA - Washington Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Vancouver, Bellevue, Everett, Federal Way, and Kent 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.washingtonyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • MD - Maryland Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Baltimore, Frederick, Gaithersburg, Rockville, Bowie, Hagerstown, Annapolis, and Salisbury 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.marylandyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • PA - Pennsylvania Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown, Erie, Reading, Scranton, Bethlehem, and Lancaster 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.pennsylvaniayorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • GA - Georgia Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Atlanta, Columbus, Savannah, Sandy Springs, Macon, Roswell, Albany, and Marietta 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.georgiayorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • IL - Illinois Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Chicago, Aurora, Rockford, Naperville, Joliet, Springfield, Peoria, and Elgin 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC illinoisyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • OH - Ohio Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Columbus, Cleveland, Toledo, Cincinnati, Akron, Dayton, Parma, and Canton 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC ohioyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]

^ Dog Breed - Yorkshire Terrier Charm more .
  • Buy A Yorkshire Terrier - Shop Smarter.com 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.smarter.com [Source type: General]

^ The yorkshire terrier was breed for Family Pet, Watch Dog The yorkshire terrier lifestyle is Housepet.
  • Yorkshire Terrier dogs and puppies in the news 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.wellbredpets.com [Source type: Academic]

[21] .Often, a Yorkie's dewclaws, if any, are removed in the first few days of life,[1] another controversial practice.^ Ozmilion Mystification broke another record in 1997 by being the first Yorkie ever to win the coveted Best In Show award at the most prestigious dog show, Cruft's.
  • Yorkshire Terriers 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.k9web.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ I ought my first 2 yorkies 1.5 years ago and will not buy another breed again.  They are a lifestyle.

^ We consulted the book constantly those first few days and after almost a month continue to use it daily."

Similar breeds and crosses

.The Yorkshire Terrier breed descends from larger but similar Scottish breeds such as the now extinct Paisley Terrier and the Skye Terrier.^ Such terriers included the Skye Terrier and the Clydesdale Terrier (now extinct).
  • Yorkshire Terrier information, pictures and puppies: Yorkie | GreatDogSite.com 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.greatdogsite.com [Source type: General]

^ The Yorkshire terrier is a delightful breed to own.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC yorkshireterrierpuppybreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • FL - Florida Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Orlando, and Jacksonville 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.floridayorkiebreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • NJ - New Jersey Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Newark, Jersey City, Paterson, Elizabeth, Edison, Woodbridge, Toms River, and Hamilton 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.newjerseyyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • FL - Florida Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Orlando, and Jacksonville 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.floridayorkiebreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • TX - Texas Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Houston, Dallas, San Antonio, Austin, Fort Worth, El Paso, Arlington, and Corpus Christi 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.texasyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • WA - Washington Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Vancouver, Bellevue, Everett, Federal Way, and Kent 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.washingtonyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • MD - Maryland Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Baltimore, Frederick, Gaithersburg, Rockville, Bowie, Hagerstown, Annapolis, and Salisbury 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.marylandyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • PA - Pennsylvania Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown, Erie, Reading, Scranton, Bethlehem, and Lancaster 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.pennsylvaniayorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • GA - Georgia Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Atlanta, Columbus, Savannah, Sandy Springs, Macon, Roswell, Albany, and Marietta 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.georgiayorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • IL - Illinois Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Chicago, Aurora, Rockford, Naperville, Joliet, Springfield, Peoria, and Elgin 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC illinoisyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • OH - Ohio Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Columbus, Cleveland, Toledo, Cincinnati, Akron, Dayton, Parma, and Canton 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC ohioyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]

^ "Affable and adorable, big-hearted and brave—only Yorkshire Terriers can display so many positive traits in such a small package!
  • Yorkshire Terrier Books and More - Canada's Guide to Dogs 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.canadasguidetodogs.com [Source type: General]

In its turn, other breeds have been created from the Yorkshire Terrier, such as the Australian Silky Terrier and the Biewer Terrier, bred from a blue, white, and gold puppy they later named Schneeflocken von Friedheck, by Mr. and Mrs. Biewer of Germany.[44] .Demand for unusual pets has resulted in high prices being paid for Yorkshire Terriers crossed with various other breeds, which are described with a portmanteau word made up of syllables (or sounds) from Yorkshire Terrier and the breed name of the other parent.^ The Yorkshire terrier dog breed is known for being a purse baby.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC yorkshireterrierpuppybreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • FL - Florida Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Orlando, and Jacksonville 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.floridayorkiebreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • NJ - New Jersey Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Newark, Jersey City, Paterson, Elizabeth, Edison, Woodbridge, Toms River, and Hamilton 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.newjerseyyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • FL - Florida Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Orlando, and Jacksonville 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.floridayorkiebreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • TX - Texas Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Houston, Dallas, San Antonio, Austin, Fort Worth, El Paso, Arlington, and Corpus Christi 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.texasyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • WA - Washington Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Vancouver, Bellevue, Everett, Federal Way, and Kent 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.washingtonyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • MD - Maryland Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Baltimore, Frederick, Gaithersburg, Rockville, Bowie, Hagerstown, Annapolis, and Salisbury 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.marylandyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • PA - Pennsylvania Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown, Erie, Reading, Scranton, Bethlehem, and Lancaster 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.pennsylvaniayorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • GA - Georgia Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Atlanta, Columbus, Savannah, Sandy Springs, Macon, Roswell, Albany, and Marietta 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.georgiayorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • IL - Illinois Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Chicago, Aurora, Rockford, Naperville, Joliet, Springfield, Peoria, and Elgin 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC illinoisyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • OH - Ohio Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Columbus, Cleveland, Toledo, Cincinnati, Akron, Dayton, Parma, and Canton 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC ohioyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]

^ My Yorkshire Terrier's name is Fancy.
  • All About Yorkshire Terriers, Yorkies, , training, care, books, kids, Dogs 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.loveyourdog.com [Source type: General]

^ The Yorkshire terrier is a delightful breed to own.
  • Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC yorkshireterrierpuppybreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • FL - Florida Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Orlando, and Jacksonville 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.floridayorkiebreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • NJ - New Jersey Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Newark, Jersey City, Paterson, Elizabeth, Edison, Woodbridge, Toms River, and Hamilton 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.newjerseyyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • FL - Florida Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Orlando, and Jacksonville 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.floridayorkiebreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • TX - Texas Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Houston, Dallas, San Antonio, Austin, Fort Worth, El Paso, Arlington, and Corpus Christi 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.texasyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • WA - Washington Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Vancouver, Bellevue, Everett, Federal Way, and Kent 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.washingtonyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • MD - Maryland Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Baltimore, Frederick, Gaithersburg, Rockville, Bowie, Hagerstown, Annapolis, and Salisbury 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.marylandyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • PA - Pennsylvania Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown, Erie, Reading, Scranton, Bethlehem, and Lancaster 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.pennsylvaniayorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • GA - Georgia Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Atlanta, Columbus, Savannah, Sandy Springs, Macon, Roswell, Albany, and Marietta 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.georgiayorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • IL - Illinois Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Chicago, Aurora, Rockford, Naperville, Joliet, Springfield, Peoria, and Elgin 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC illinoisyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • OH - Ohio Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Columbus, Cleveland, Toledo, Cincinnati, Akron, Dayton, Parma, and Canton 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC ohioyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]

A list of such portmanteau-named crosses can be found on the List of dog hybrids page. .It is fashionable to merchandise crossbreed and mixed breed dogs with the word hybrid, which implies two different animal species, but all Yorkshire Terrier crossbreds are just dogs.^ The Yorkshire terrier dog breed is known for being a purse baby.
  • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • FL - Florida Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Orlando, and Jacksonville 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.floridayorkiebreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • NJ - New Jersey Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Newark, Jersey City, Paterson, Elizabeth, Edison, Woodbridge, Toms River, and Hamilton 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.newjerseyyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • FL - Florida Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Orlando, and Jacksonville 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.floridayorkiebreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • TX - Texas Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Houston, Dallas, San Antonio, Austin, Fort Worth, El Paso, Arlington, and Corpus Christi 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.texasyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • WA - Washington Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Vancouver, Bellevue, Everett, Federal Way, and Kent 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.washingtonyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • MD - Maryland Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Baltimore, Frederick, Gaithersburg, Rockville, Bowie, Hagerstown, Annapolis, and Salisbury 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.marylandyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • PA - Pennsylvania Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown, Erie, Reading, Scranton, Bethlehem, and Lancaster 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.pennsylvaniayorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • GA - Georgia Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Atlanta, Columbus, Savannah, Sandy Springs, Macon, Roswell, Albany, and Marietta 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.georgiayorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • IL - Illinois Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Chicago, Aurora, Rockford, Naperville, Joliet, Springfield, Peoria, and Elgin 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC illinoisyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • OH - Ohio Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Columbus, Cleveland, Toledo, Cincinnati, Akron, Dayton, Parma, and Canton 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC ohioyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]

^ Dog Breed - Yorkshire Terrier Charm more .
  • Buy A Yorkshire Terrier - Shop Smarter.com 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.smarter.com [Source type: General]

^ The Yorkshire terrier breed is known as an all around cute and cuddly dog breed.
  • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • FL - Florida Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Orlando, and Jacksonville 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.floridayorkiebreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • NJ - New Jersey Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Newark, Jersey City, Paterson, Elizabeth, Edison, Woodbridge, Toms River, and Hamilton 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.newjerseyyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • FL - Florida Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Orlando, and Jacksonville 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.floridayorkiebreeders.net [Source type: General]
  • TX - Texas Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Houston, Dallas, San Antonio, Austin, Fort Worth, El Paso, Arlington, and Corpus Christi 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.texasyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • WA - Washington Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Vancouver, Bellevue, Everett, Federal Way, and Kent 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.washingtonyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • MD - Maryland Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Baltimore, Frederick, Gaithersburg, Rockville, Bowie, Hagerstown, Annapolis, and Salisbury 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.marylandyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • PA - Pennsylvania Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown, Erie, Reading, Scranton, Bethlehem, and Lancaster 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.pennsylvaniayorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • GA - Georgia Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Atlanta, Columbus, Savannah, Sandy Springs, Macon, Roswell, Albany, and Marietta 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.georgiayorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • IL - Illinois Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Chicago, Aurora, Rockford, Naperville, Joliet, Springfield, Peoria, and Elgin 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC illinoisyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
  • OH - Ohio Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Columbus, Cleveland, Toledo, Cincinnati, Akron, Dayton, Parma, and Canton 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC ohioyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]

Notablity

A three year old Yorkie

Show dogs

.
  • Huddersfield Ben, was a championship show winning dog before the Kennel Club awarded 'Champion' titles; he was undoubtedly the father of the modern Yorkshire Terrier.^ Yorkshire Terriers are terriers and are in the Terrier group of the American Kennel Club (AKC).
    • All About Yorkshire Terriers, Yorkies, , training, care, books, kids, Dogs 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.loveyourdog.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Yorkshire Terrier dogs and puppies in the news .
    • Yorkshire Terrier dogs and puppies in the news 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.wellbredpets.com [Source type: Academic]

    ^ He comes from a champion bloodline in dog shows.
    • All About Yorkshire Terriers, Yorkies, , training, care, books, kids, Dogs 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.loveyourdog.com [Source type: General]

    .His son Mozart was the first really big winning Yorkshire Terrier shown throughout Britain by Miss Hannah Alderson[45]
  • In 1997, Champion Ozmilion Mystification became the first Yorkie to win Best in Show at Crufts, the world's largest annual dog show.^ I think she is the best dog in the world.
    • All About Yorkshire Terriers, Yorkies, , training, care, books, kids, Dogs 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.loveyourdog.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Your Yorkshire Terrier is happy to be the best Yorkshire Terrier in your world.
    • Yorkshire Terrier Dog - Pet Hair Removal Product 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.stickysheets.com [Source type: General]

    ^ The Yorkshire Terrier became increasingly smaller and smaller.
    • Yorkshire Terrier, Yorkshire Terriers, Teacup Yorkshire Terriers - Everything You Need To Know! 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.squidoo.com [Source type: General]

    [46][47]
  • .
  • Champion WA Mozart Dolce Sinfonia ("Mozart") is a show dog owned by socialite Sabrina A. Parisi.^ He comes from a champion bloodline in dog shows.
    • All About Yorkshire Terriers, Yorkies, , training, care, books, kids, Dogs 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.loveyourdog.com [Source type: General]

    ^ (Georgia) Dolce Sinfonia Yorkies of Beverly Hills - 18 years of success in raising worldwide Yorkshire terrier champions.
    • Yorkshire Terrier Dog Breeders At PuppySites.Com 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.puppysites.com [Source type: General]

    .He was featured in the Krassimir Abramov music video for "Say Goodbye" and will star in the upcoming documentary It's a Dog Life from director Vibeke Muasya.^ Is my dog ready to say goodbye?

    ^ Poncho , Missy Elliot's dog who appeared in her music videos .
    • All About Yorkshire Terriers, Yorkies, , training, care, books, kids, Dogs 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.loveyourdog.com [Source type: General]

    [48] On 11 May 2006, Mozart attended Krassimir's concert at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, becoming the first dog to enter the venue.

Small dogs

.
  • Sylvia, a matchbox-size Yorkshire Terrier owned by Arthur Marples of Blackburn, England, was the smallest dog in recorded history.^ Yorkshire Terrier dogs and puppies in the news .
    • Yorkshire Terrier dogs and puppies in the news 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.wellbredpets.com [Source type: Academic]

    ^ The Yorkshire terrier is a delightful breed to own.
    • Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC yorkshireterrierpuppybreeders.net [Source type: General]
    • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
    • FL - Florida Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Orlando, and Jacksonville 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.floridayorkiebreeders.net [Source type: General]
    • NJ - New Jersey Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Newark, Jersey City, Paterson, Elizabeth, Edison, Woodbridge, Toms River, and Hamilton 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.newjerseyyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
    • MA - Massachusetts Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, Brockton, New Bedford, and Fall River 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.massachusettsyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
    • FL - Florida Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Orlando, and Jacksonville 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.floridayorkiebreeders.net [Source type: General]
    • TX - Texas Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Houston, Dallas, San Antonio, Austin, Fort Worth, El Paso, Arlington, and Corpus Christi 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.texasyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
    • WA - Washington Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Vancouver, Bellevue, Everett, Federal Way, and Kent 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.washingtonyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
    • MD - Maryland Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Baltimore, Frederick, Gaithersburg, Rockville, Bowie, Hagerstown, Annapolis, and Salisbury 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.marylandyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
    • PA - Pennsylvania Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown, Erie, Reading, Scranton, Bethlehem, and Lancaster 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.pennsylvaniayorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
    • GA - Georgia Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Atlanta, Columbus, Savannah, Sandy Springs, Macon, Roswell, Albany, and Marietta 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.georgiayorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
    • IL - Illinois Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Chicago, Aurora, Rockford, Naperville, Joliet, Springfield, Peoria, and Elgin 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC illinoisyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]
    • OH - Ohio Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale by Teacup Yorkie Breeders - Columbus, Cleveland, Toledo, Cincinnati, Akron, Dayton, Parma, and Canton 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC ohioyorkiebreeders.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Yorkshire Terrier dogs and puppies in the news   .
    • Yorkshire Terrier dogs and puppies in the news 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.wellbredpets.com [Source type: Academic]

    .The dog died in 1945 when she was almost two years old, at which point she stood 2.5 inches tall at the shoulder, measured 3.5 inches from nose tip to tail, and weighed 4 ounces.^ She is 2 years old and weighs 9 pounds.

    ^ He is 5 years old and weighs around 6 pounds.

    ^ Harry is 5 years old and weighs 6 pound.

    [49][50]
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  • For 1995 through 2002 Guinness World Records listed a Yorkshire Terrier named Big Boss, as the smallest dog in the world.^ Big Boss , listed as the smallest living dog in 2002 (Guinness Book) .
    • All About Yorkshire Terriers, Yorkies, , training, care, books, kids, Dogs 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.loveyourdog.com [Source type: General]

    ^ My dog, Paddy, is a Yorkshire Terrier.
    • All About Yorkshire Terriers, Yorkies, , training, care, books, kids, Dogs 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.loveyourdog.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Yorkshire Terrier dogs and puppies in the news   .
    • Yorkshire Terrier dogs and puppies in the news 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.wellbredpets.com [Source type: Academic]

    Big Boss was listed at 11.94 cm (4.7 in) tall when his owner, Dr. Chai Khanchanakom of Thailand, registered the toy dog with Guinness.[51]
  • .
  • A Yorkie named Thumbelina, 5.5 inches tall and 8 inches long, held the Guinness World Record for smallest living dog prior to 1995.[52]
  • Tiny Pinocchio, an abnormally small Yorkshire Terrier, has appeared on several television programs including Oprah and the Today Show.^ Yorkshire terriers have tiny ears thats are small and stand up.
    • Teacup and Toy Yorkie Breeders, Tiny Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.buypuppiesdirect.com [Source type: General]
    • Teacup and Toy Yorkie Breeders, Tiny Yorkshire Terrier Puppies for Sale 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.buypuppiesdirect.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Today's Yorkshire Terrier is a far different dog than when the breed appeared in 1865.
    • Yorkshire Terrier, Yorkshire Terriers, Teacup Yorkshire Terriers - Everything You Need To Know! 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.squidoo.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Yorkshire Terrier AKC tiny puppies.
    • Yorkshire Terrier puppies for sale 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.pupcity.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    [53][54]

War dogs

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  • Smoky, a war dog and hero of World War II, was owned by William Wynne of Cleveland, Ohio.^ Chow Mein from Gypsy Smoky World War II hero Smoky was a Yorkshire Terrier who belonged to William Wynne of Ohio.
    • Yorkshire Terrier Dog Breed Information 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.heydogs.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Smoky was deemed the most famous dog of World War Two.
    • Yorkshire Terrier Dog Breed Information 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.heydogs.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Smoky became a war dog when she used her small size to her advantage and helped to run communication wire through a culvert that was under a runway.
    • Yorkshire Terrier Dog Breed Information 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.heydogs.com [Source type: General]

    .Wynne adopted Smoky while he was serving with the 5th Air Force in the Pacific.^ Wynne adopted Smoky while serving with the 5th Air Force in the Pacific Theatre.
    • Yorkshire Terrier Dog Breed Information 17 January 2010 20:13 UTC www.heydogs.com [Source type: General]

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White House dogs

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See also

References

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  2. ^ a b c Kennel Club Standard
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