The History of the Yorkshire Terrier Breed

The History of the Yorkshire Terrier Breed

The Yorkshire Terrier is a small, loyal companion known for its distinctive coat, adorable appearance, and lap-dog status but did you know this tiny companion comes from a hard-working past? From ratter hunting dog to fashionable ladies’ lap-dog the history of the...
Is the Yorkshire Terrier the Right Breed for You?

Is the Yorkshire Terrier the Right Breed for You?

The Yorkshire Terrier is an adorable dog that might just melt your heart when you see the long silky coat or recall images of a yellow brick road. However, before deciding if the Yorkie is the right breed for your household you must first understand its unique...
Smoky, the World War II Hero

Smoky, the World War II Hero

The tiniest hero of World War II just might be Smoky, the female Yorkie who was adopted by Corporal William Wynne. Smoky was found in a foxhole in the jungle of New Guinea by an American soldier in 1944. Corporal William Wynne bought her for six dollars and forty-four...
Famous Yorkies

Famous Yorkies

Mr. Famous has to be the first celebrity Yorkshire Terrier to talk about. Not only does his name reflect his celebrity status as Audrey Hepburn’s first Yorkie companion but he was also the one who started the celebrity love affair with the Yorkshire Terrier breed....

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