Breed Type: Toy
Weight: 7 lbs
Height: 8 to 9 inches
Coat type: Very long silky hair.
Color: A Yorkie puppy is born black but takes on blue and tan
colors as it matures. The shades may range from golden brown to steel
Nature: These tiny dogs are not so delicate after all and seem
oblivious to their size when dealing with larger dogs. However, they
deal fine with cats and other household pets. Pampering these dogs too
much may confuse them and may turn them neurotic. These little dogs with
terrier streak are quite adventurous, curious and playful. As puppies
they are very energetic though they quiet down with age and training.
Yorkshire Terriers are quite affectionate, share close bonds with the
family, lively, intelligent, tend to bark more, aggressive towards
strangers and are tolerant of children, if they are not over-teased or
their territory is encroached upon. Consistent training helps them to
Grooming: Yorkshire Terriers require daily intensive brushing
and combing of the coat and regular checking of the ears. Loose hair
must be removed from the air passages and they should be kept clean.
Exercise: Yorkies can adapt themselves to the activity level of