Other names: Yorkie
Yorkshire Terriers are compact in size with a straight back, dark eyes and and a dark nose.
They are most recognized for their glossy, fine and silky coat, which is parted on the back from nose to tail. The fur around their face is usually tied in a top knot to keep out of their eyes. Coat color: the body is a steel blue with rich tan markings on the head, chest and legs. Puppies are born black and tan, but their color changes with age.
Weight: 4 – 7 lbs
Average Life Span: 13 – 15 yrs
Yorkshire Terriers are intelligent, playful, loyal and affectionate. Although they have the typical terrier independent trait they are people-oriented and do demand a lot of attention. (more…)