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Yorkshire Terrier

Overview of Yorkshire Terrier

Yorkshire Terrier dog breed is Pure breed Small in size. Fur of Yorkshire Terrier is very long and is parted down the middle of the back . Basic origin of Yorkshire Terrier is  Yorkshire, England. Yorkshire Terrier is Good With Children and Good With Other Animals and Hypoallergenic and Easiest to train and Low Shedding Dogs, Yorkshire Terrier is commonly Bold, Confident, Courageous, Intelligent, Independent. Yorkshire Terrier is active, very overprotective, curious, and loves attention. Mentally sound and emotionally secure ones should normally not show the soft submissive temperament seen in lap dogs. Because of this, it is advised that a Yorkie would not be suitable for a home with typical young children—they are Terriers after all. Instead, they make ideal companions for older families with many more reputable breeders routinely only homing to families with children older than about 8 years for the comfort of the dog, but more so for the benefit of the child.Yorkshire Terriers are an easy dog breed to train. This results from their own nature to work without human assistance. Because they were developed as a working breed many need a lot of both physical and mental stimulation—with both long walks, runs but also indoor games and training to keep their mind busy. They are known for being yappy, but many have reported that a contented Yorkie is a quiet one—that will happily curl up on your knee in the evening. Of course it must be noted that they are all individuals, with some being much more laid back than others and the breeder should ideally be able to advise on the needs and temperaments of their particular line. Yorkies are easily adaptable to all surroundings, travel well and make suitable pets for many homes. Due to their small size, they require limited exercise, but need daily interaction with their people.
Yorkshire Terrier is available in blue and tan, blue and gold, black and tan, black and gold Colors.

Height and weight of Yorkshire Terrier

Adult Male of Yorkshire Terrier is about 7 pounds (3.2 kg) and adult female of Yorkshire Terrier is about 7 pounds (3.2 kg) in Weight.
Height of Yorkshire Terrier is commonly 7.5 inches.

Common Health Issues of Yorkshire Terrier

Yorkshire Terrier has tendency to suffer from Collapsing Trachea, Distichiasis, Hypoglycemia, Hypoplasia of the Dens and Keratitis  

Appearance of Yorkshire Terrier

Yorkshire Terriers are small, long-haired toy terriers with compact and well-proportioned bodies. The coat is long and silky and should be steel blue and gold. All puppies are born black with tan points, and mature into their adult coats after one year. The hair is parted down the dog's back and grows to the flow. The head is flat with a medium-length muzzle. The bright eyes are dark with dark rims, and the button nose is black. The ears are small, triangular and erect. The tail of the Yorkshire Terrier is customarily docked to half the original length.

Working Class of Yorkshire Terrier

Basically Yorkshire Terrier is Toy dog but is also used as Watch and Hunting and Companion dog.

Training of Yorkshire Terrier

Yorkshire Terrier is easy to train.  It learns basic commands such as sit, stay, come easily. Behavior training is also very important for your Yorkshire Terrier.  Behavior training prevents and or corrects bad habits of your puppy or dog. Behavior and basic commands training for your Yorkshire Terrier should must on these lines. Do not get impatient. You will probably have to repeat the command many times. Never use negative reinforcement. Do not call your dog to come to you for punishment because this will teach your dog not to come on command. Be sure to keep any frustration out of the tone of your voice. If you feel yourself becoming frustrated, take a break. Your dog can sense this and will start to associate training with your unhappiness. You cannot hide your frustration from a dog. You cannot pretend. Dogs can feel human emotion, so stay relaxed, firm and confident.

Exercise and Fitness of Yorkshire Terrier

Daily exercise for your Yorkshire Terrier is important, dogs are living with human since thousands of years, wild dogs have challenges to survive so they work daily to find food, save food and themselves from other animals but companion dogs have nothing to do, they have ready food and couch to sit, which may affect their health, habits and activity.
Your Yorkshire Terrier is recommended Fetching,Running,Walking regular according to its breed specific exercise requirements.

Behavior of Yorkshire Terrier with children and other pets

Yorkshire Terriers do better with older children who've been taught to respect them than with toddlers and small children.

Special instructions related to your Yorkshire Terrier

Regular grooming is needed. A clipped coat needs daily to weekly combing and brushing. Topknot is usually tied back with ribbon.

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