A smart little cookie the yorkshire terrier has a mind of its own which will make training interesting. Recognized by the american kennel club in 1898 as a non sporting breed.
Be sure to teach your yorkie a few tricks it s something the breed excels at.
Yorkshire terrier breed group. Akc actively advocates for responsible dog ownership and is dedicated to. Beneath the dainty glossy floor length coat of a yorkshire terrier beats the. Recognized by the american kennel club in 1885 as a toy breed.
Yorkshire terrier gets along with children pretty well as they are a playful and active little dog. Ideally its maximum size is 7 pounds 3 2 kg. To properly train a yorkshire terrier keep it fun these dogs should have a good time so it feels like it s not being trained at all pretty sneaky.
A popular companion dog the yorkshire terrier has also been part of the development of other breeds such as the silky terrier it has a grey black and tan coat and the breed s nickname. The breed owes its origins to the old working black and tan terrier with infusions of maltese and skye terrier blood. Recognized by fci in the companion and toy dogs group in the bichons and related breeds section.
Yorkshire terriers are small dogs with larger than body personality. Recognized by fci in the companion and toy dogs group in the small molossian type dogs section. Always in high spirits yet with an even disposition it is an alert breed with dark sparkling eyes giving a sharp intelligent.
It is thought that scottish labourers travelling to work in the mines and cotton mills of yorkshire brought their terriers with them and these provided the basis of the breed. Founded in 1884 the akc is the recognized and trusted expert in breed health and training information for dogs. The kennel club of england recognized yorkshire terrier in 1886.
The american kennel club recognized this breed in 1885 as the member of the toy group. The yorkshire terrier is one of the smallest dog breed of terrier type and of any dog breed the breed developed during the 19th century in yorkshire england. Is yorkshire terrier child friendly.
Recognized by the american kennel club in 1893 as a non sporting breed. The yorkshire terrier is possibly an original result of breeding the maltese with other local terriers this breed though only weighs about 7 8 pounds and is a handy companion. Recognized by fci in the terriers group in the toy terriers section.
Recognized by the american kennel club in 1885 as a hound breed. These dogs are full of energy and love to have fun and is no doubt a toy terrier at heart. The terrier group consists of varied dogs but one thing that they all have in common is the feisty energetic and mischievous personality.
Yorkshire terrier information including personality history grooming pictures videos and the akc breed standard. They have human like hair which is silky and shiny and adds up to the beauty of this breed.