Yorkshire Terrier Care, Yorkie Care

Consider the many aspects of breeding before you choose to do Yorkshire Terrier breeding for yourself. Before you choose this option you want to carefully consider what can happen since there are many things that can and do go wrong with breeding dogs. The most important step is to carefully consider your Yorkshire Terrier. Do you know what the specific breed standards are, do you know if your dog has any specific faults and do you know exactly how these faults can be transmitted through genes to the offspring?

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Yorkie 101: The History Of The Yorkshire Terrier

If you took a trip back in time to 1870, you probably would have a hard time recognizing a Yorkshire Terrier. In about one hundred thirty years, the breed has gone through tremendous changes in their looks and in their functions. But the Yorkshire Terrier has adapted to the great changes that the Industrial Revolution brought to the economy and to family life. Yorkies back then weighed about thirty pounds and came in more colors than just blue and tan.

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All About Yorkies, Understanding Yorkies

Yorkies are slowly but surely finding a way to squeeze into the hearts of millions of people around the world. This compact but very sturdy animal is a great addition to many homes because of their fun loving and outgoing nature.

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Understanding About Yorkshire Terrier Training

If you own a dog then you are going to have to make sure you perform proper obedience training on them. Especially with a breed of dog such as the Yorkshire Terrier, you are going to want to ensure that they are aware you are the dominant one in the household, and not them. If dogs believe that they are in control of the home then they are not going to respect you or your family.

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Yorkie 101: Toy Yorkshire Terrier

It is very difficult for the Yorkie novice to discover that there are no different Yorkshire Terrier types. A Yorkie is a Yorkie is a Yorkie. This is according to the breed societies and national showing bodies like the American Kennel Club (AKC) or United Kennel Club (UKC). However, if you look into any advertising for Yorkshire Terrier puppies, you will find lots of breeders insisting that there are such things as Teacup Yorkies, Standard Yorkies and Toy Yorkshire Terriers.

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Teacup Yorkies: Playful Friends

Although the Teacup Yorkie isn’t considered to be a breed of its own, this hasn’t stopped them from capturing the hearts of thousands of American dog lovers. Small, energetic and personable, the Teacup Yorkie is one of the most sought after of all the Yorkshire Terrier types.

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How To Potty Train a Yorkshire Terrier

Despite the fact that Yorkshire Terriers make small messes, when it comes to cleaning costs you will still pay the same thing to clean up urine stains whether your dog is small or large. Yorkshire Terriers have to be potty trained just as much as any other dog.

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Yorkshire Terrier Books

I recent discovered an excellent book entitled “Yorkshire Terrier Training”, by dog expert Dean Rankin, that really seems to cover all of the bases of training these little bundles of energy. Click here to take a peek at his webpage. (He offers lots of bonuses too). Another great ebook author, Daniel Stevens (author of SitStayFetch), […]

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Yorkshire Terrier Fighting with Cat

“Attack of the Yorkie”. Poor cat has no idea what to do with this little pest. Pretty cute video.

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Yorkshire Terrier Facts

“The Yorkshire Terrier – A Little Dog With A Lot Of Energy” is an informative article by Lee Dobbins about the Yorkie. The Yorkshire terrier was named for the place where it is believed to have originated from, Yorkshire, England. When they were originally bred they were much larger than they are today. The smaller […]

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