Description ~ The ultra long, fine, silky coat parts along the spine and falls straight down on either side. It is steel blue on the body and tail, and tan elsewhere. Puppies are usually black and tan. The Yorkshire Terrier has a flat head, medium-sized length muzzle, a black nose and regular teeth. The eyes are bright and the ears are v-shaped, erect or semi-erect. The tail is carried level with its body. Its limbs are straight, with round feet and black nails.
Temperment ~ The Yorkshire Terrier seems oblivious of its small size. It is eager for adventure and trouble. This little dog is highly energetic, brave, loyal and clever. Affectionate with its master but sometimes suspicious of strangers. The Yorkshire Terrier is an excellent watchdog, defending it's teritory in no uncertain manner.
Height ~ 6 -7 inches (15 -17 1/2 cm)
Weight ~ 7 pounds (3.2kg)
Exercise ~ The Yorkshire Terrier is an active dog who needs a daily walk. They will also enjoy a good romp in a safe open area off lead, such as a large fenced garden.
Life Expectancy ~ 12 - 15 years.
Grooming ~ Regular grooming is needed. A clipped coat needs daily to weekly combing and brushing. The topknot is usually tied back with a ribbon. The full show coat requires hours of grooming. They should have their teeth cleaned regularly. This breed sheds little or no hair.
Home raised, quality bred Yorkshire Terriers for loving homes.
Our dogs are well socialised, happy, healthy members of the family.
All our puppies are vet checked and wormed before leaving us.
None of our dogs are kennelled nor will they leave our home before 8 weeks of age.