American Yorkshire Bio

Description:

The Yorkshire Terrier or Yorkie is a sturdy, compact, toy terrier, covered with a long, straight, blue, and tan coat. It has a small, slightly rounded head, a moderate-length, tapered muzzle, a black nose, dark, medium-sized eyes, and small, erect, v-shaped ears. Yorkies are long-lived and hypoallergenic.

History

The Yorkshire Terrier originated in England, UK.

Color

Coat colors are black, grey, brown, and tan.

BEHAVIOR

Temperament

This is a bold, lively, self-confident toy terrier. While Yorkie puppies are responsive and trainable, owners should resist the urge to overlook unwanted behavior. Consistent socialization will ensure a well-balanced, outgoing temperament.

Barking

Barks If Necessary

Disclaimer

The puppy behavior information was sourced by consolidating various breed data found on the internet. Every puppy is unique and may have different behaviors

Adaptability

Adaptability to apartment living

Good for novice owners

Tolerates being alone

Tolerates cold weather

Exercise needs

Energy level

Exercise needs

Playfulness

Trainability

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