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Finding a Free Yorkie

Finding a Free Yorkie Often referred to as “purse dogs,” Yorkies are seen peeking out of the handbags of Hollywood celebrities and making their homes with the rich and famous. There is just something about these tiny dogs that appeal to individuals who may cringe if a Saint Bernard slobbers […]

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How big will Teacup Yorkies get?

If you’ve ever wondered what a “teacup Yorkie” is compared to just a regular Yorkie, the main difference is the weight of the dog. These miniature dogs only weigh around 2-3 pounds when fully grown (usually between 12-18 months of age), compared to the standard Yorkshire Terrier, which is between […]

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How to Potty Train your Yorkie

Yorkies may be small, and therefore their “accidents” not as detrimental to your home, but starting off on the right foot with potty training your new Yorkie will save you and your new addition frustration and stress down the road. Toy Breeds and Potty Training

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Yorkie Shipping Options

Have you found a puppy that you simply can’t live without? If the breeder is within driving distance, then you’re quite lucky. Unfortunately, breeders can often be hundreds, if not thousands, of miles away, and the logistics of getting your newest addition from point A to point B can be […]

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Best Dog Food for Yorkies

If you are in search of the best dog food for your Yorkie, there are several factors to consider including type, ingredients, and price. There are also several factors to watch out for including harmful additives, preservatives and artificial flavors and colors. Dog Food: Wet or Dry?

Yorkshire Terrier Breed Facts

30 Interesting Yorkie Facts

Yorkies have hair, not fur. Unlike most dogs, Yorkies don’t shed because they have only a single layer of fine hair—like humans—instead of an undercoat. However, they lose their hair (which is usually silky in texture) naturally just as humans do while being bathed or brushed. In the children’s book The […]

Yorkie Adoption Agreement

Yorkie Adoption Contract

Puppy adoption contracts vary from breeder to breeder, so it is very important to review the contract carefully: many contracts cover the circumstances in which a refund or replacement dog will be offered, what type of registration the dog will be given (limited or full—the latter being the only type […]

Yorkshire Terrier AKA Yorkies History

Yorkies are highly affectionate, outgoing, loving little dogs who are loyal, playful and amusing companions that quickly win our hearts and become our best friends. This energetic, brave and intelligent toy breed has a naturally inquisitive and courageous nature which makes them always eager for adventure and easy to train. […]