A Yorkshire Terrier “Yorkie” is a clasified as a toy dog, but dont let it size fool you. This dog is a very spirited, brave, determined, investigative and demanding dog. They are difficult to house train and stubborn in training. Their magnificent coats make them exelent show dogs.
They can be snappy towards rough children and aggresive towards other small animals, but some live quite peacefully with other dogs and even cats.
The smallest Yorkie on record stood only 6.3cm high and weighed 113g.
Breed information and character:
- height : 22.5-23.5 cm
- weight : 3.1 kg
- tendencies : Excessively or for no apparent reason.
- social needs : moderate
- other needs : 20 minutes of exercise daily, outside of the garden. They need bounderies and routines.