Yorkie Encephalitis: Signs, Treatment and Recovery

If you own a Yorkshire Terrier, you should be aware of a disease that is often found in Yorkies as well as other dogs, including pugs, German Shorthaired Pointers and Maltese. The cause for Necrotizing Encephalitis is somewhat unknown...

Fleas and Ticks on My Yorkie: What Can I Do?!

If your dog goes outside, it is probably vulnerable to bites from fleas and possibly ticks. You may be wondering what you can do about those pesky fleas to keep them from getting onto your Yorkie and biting him. There are ways to protect your...

The Best Nutrition Tips for a Healthy Yorkie Coat

You probably have the right tools to groom the hair of your Yorkshire Terrier. But did you know that proper nutrition is also important to keep your dog's hair and skin healthy and shiny? If you want your Yorkie to have a beautiful coat, you...

Step-By-Step Guide to Yorkie Potty Training

Yorkies have a small bladder, and training may involve several trips outdoors when he is a puppy. According to the Humane Society, a puppy can hold their bladder for one hour for every month of their age. Thus, if the puppy is three months...

Top Trends in Yorkie Hair Care to Watch in 2019

Your delightful Yorkshire Terrier comes with the task of maintaining his beautiful coat of hair, whether it is cut short or long as in the traditional show dog. The texture and type of coat will vary with each dog, so your Yorkie is very...

3 Common Yorkie Allergies and What to Do About Them

Allergies may be year-round or come and go with age or the seasons. The more that you know about the types of allergic reactions, the sooner your Yorkie can feel better. With a little bit of detective work, you can pinpoint the source of the...

Understanding the Yorkie Temperament and Personality

According to the AKC, American Kennel Club, the Yorkie is a tomboy, sprightly and affectionate. He's a popular dog, with a dainty coat and a feisty personality. Once the lapdogs of Victorian ladies, the Yorkshire Terrier has an interesting...

7 Useful Tips from Experts in Yorkie Hair Loss

You may not associate shedding with a Yorkshire Terrier. It is often called a hypoallergenic breed and is good for owners with an allergy. However, no breed is truly hypoallergenic. According to the AKC, regarding the Yorkshire Terrier and the...

7 Things You Most Likely Didn’t Know About Your Yorkie

You know he or she is very cute. This feisty ball of fur charms and enchants its owners. However, there are other things that you should know about your dog or a Yorkshire Terrier that you are considering bringing home. According to the American...