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Yorkshire Terrier

Group Toy Dogs
AKC Group AKC Toy Dogs
Temperament intelligent, plucky
Size small dog breeds
Feeding Very Small Feeding Dog breeds
Coat care Frequent Grooming
Activeness Inactive Dog Breeds
How friendly is this dog? Unsociable Dog Breeds
Watch dog Good Watch Dog
Training Easy to train dogs breeds

Yorkshire Terrier Facts

First used for Hunting rats
Country of origins Great Britain
Year of origin 1800s
Colors Dark blue and tan
Height (min) 8.5 inches (21.5 cm)
Height (max) 9 inches (23 cm)
Weight (min) 6 lbs (2.5 kg)
Weight (max) 7 lbs (3 kg)
Life expectancy (min) 12 years
Life expectancy (max) 15 years