A parti Yorkie is a Yorkshire terrier with a color mutation that results in white markings being added to the breed's normal coloring of blue and tan, blue and gold, black and tan, and black and gold. Particolor Yorkies ... More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs

The most common weight for a Yorkshire Terrier, or Yorkie, is 10 pounds. The overall acceptable weight range for a Yorkie is between 6 and 20 pounds. More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs

A Yorkie's coat should be clipped close around the anus, on the tips of the ears and on the footpads, advises the Yorkshire Terrier Club of America. The rest of the coat shouldn't be clipped and should instead be left to... More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs
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Before adopting a Yorkshire terrier puppy, consider the breed's reputation for high-pitched, frequent barking and the small size and fragility of the dog. Since Yorkies are so small, they are easily injured. A home with ... More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs

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