It was in this particular year that the piebald puppy schneeflocken von friedheck was born with a silky coat of blue white and gold and this began a fervent undertaking to produce more piebald yorkies with greater amounts of white. It has a long thick coat that often has patches of white brown black and gray.
The biewers signed off on the biewer breed standard in the late 1980s.
Biewer terrier characteristics. Biewer terrier is an elegant looking long haired dog that is covered in a silky coat. In 1980 a particolor variety of the breed came into play and it was discovered that this color could be bred from two yorkshire terriers that carried the. Biewer died in 1997.
The biewers spent several years establishing and refining breed type until the dogs bred true. V one of germany s dog clubs. Biewer terrier history begins in 1984 although gertrude biewer and her husband had been breeding yorkies for around 20 years.
So while the biewer terrier is technically german by birth its genetics are english. Biewer terrier is a new variety of canine breed developed in germany from the yorkshire terrier besides a neat and compact body stature these dogs are further characterized by long silky hair hanging from the middle part of their back down to the bottom slightly rounded head and a short muzzle. The biewer terrier shares a lot of genetic traits with the yorkshire terrier from which it was originally bred.
Find out about training behavior and care of biewer terrier dogs. Biewer terriers were first officially recognized by the allgemeiner club der hundefreunde deutschland e. The biewer terrier is a small dog breed.
The biewer terrier in germany often had a docked tail until 1998 when docking was no longer permitted in that country. Due to its small size loving and amusing temperament it makes an excellent family companion. Biewer terrier dog breed information including pictures characteristics and facts.
Biewer terrier information including personality history grooming pictures videos and the akc breed standard. The biewer terrier club of america was established in 2007. The biewer terrier is believed to have started around 1984 by german yorkshire terrier breeders mr.
Some describe biewer terriers as behaving more like a sedate toy breed. The biewer terrier is an elegant longhaired tri colored toy terrier whose only. Fortunately having a natural tail is now standard world wide.
The yorkshire terrier is a small breed dog that is often tan in color and may have a blue colored saddle. Thereafter his widow stopped breeding dogs. It was originally called the german yorkshire terrier as it was bred by crossing two yorkshire terrier with the recessive piebald gene.
The biewer terrier has a history that is intermingled with the yorkshire terrier. The biewer terrier was recognized by the united kennel club january 1 2016.