Feeding Yorkshire Terriers: The Best Dog Food for Yorkies

Proper diet is vital to keeping Yorkshire Terriers healthy. However, you must keep in mind their small size and specific nutritional needs while choosing the best dog food for Yorkies. Feed Yorkshire Terriers a few calories daily, but that should be enough to nourish their silky, exotic coat. …

Owner’s Guide to Yorkshire Terrier Breed

The cute and petite Yorkshire Terrier is among the most adorable pets. Energetic, brave, and determined, Yorkies carry an impression of big personality despite their small physique. Their silky coats make them the chosen symbol of the high society despite his working class origin.   Origin and Name of …

Why Is Your Yorkie Refusing To Eat

There could be many reasons for your Yorkie refusing to eat. It may range from the lack of appetite to stomach disorders to change in food brands. A decreased appetite may turn out to be a serious issue in the long term, as low weight could have grave …

10 Things You Should Do To Control Yorkie Barking Behavior

Yorkshire Terriers are wonderful dogs and truly loving companions. However, Yorkie barking behavior is a cause for concern for many owners. Yorkies have a natural instinct to bark at every noise. They too bark to show excitement or to communicate with owners, or when they become agitated. Often …

Top 10 Common Health Problems in Yorkies You Must Be Aware Of

There are three types of health problems in Yorkies – inherited, congenital, or acquired. A few breed-specific vulnerabilities are hereditary, forcing Yorkshire Terriers to carry abnormalities since birth. There are also diseases that these dogs are at high risk of during their life. With proper awareness, you can …

11 Things You Should Know About Yorkshire Terrier

Smart and suave, the Yorkshire Terrier belies your expectation of being a petite and fragile dog. Beyond its irresistibly cute brown eyes and gorgeous hair, lies a sharp and intelligent mind. Adorable and pampered, Yorkies love to flaunt their emotional attachment with owners. The feisty dog breed is …

Yorkshire Terrier Coat Care Tips

Yorkies love to be cared for and pampered. There is no better way to treat your little puppy than the astute care of his coat. Yorkies are gifted with an endearing silky, flowing coat. With proper care, you can keep your pet’s coat in top shape and groom …

Allergies in Yorkshire Terrier

Thanks to their hypoallergenic coat, Yorkies are generally safe for people allergic to pet dander.  However, this does not imply the absence of allergies in Yorkshire Terrier dogs. Skin, respiratory and food allergies impact these dogs just like any other breed, causing serious health concerns. What Causes Allergies …

Encephalitis in Yorkshire Terrier

Yorkshire Terrier dogs are more vulnerable to encephalitis – inflammation of the brain. It can impact your pet at any age. Necrotizing encephalitis, a rapidly progressive, fatal inflammatory brain disorder, is so pervasive in this breed of dogs that the disease is often referred to as “Yorkie encephalitis.” …

Yorkie vs ball

Enemy or friend? Watch as this adorable 2-month-old Yorkshire terrier enthusiastically barks at and plays with a ball. This young Yorkie proves to everyone that Yorkshire terriers are indeed fearless.