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Dog Breed - Yorkshire Terrier

2 years ago   |   By Bark Post

What is a Yorkshire Terrier?
Part of the Terrier group, Yorkshire Terriers (or Yorkies, as they're affectionately nicknamed) are feisty little pups originally bred to hunt vermin. However nowadays, they're more often to be found snuggling in their owners' laps or guarding gainst the ultimate enemy: The Doorbell.
Fast Facts
Standard lifespan: 11-15 years
Height range: 7 - 8 inches
Weight range: 7-12 pounds
Best In Class At: Making people laugh with their feisty, fun-loving personality. Also, as part of the Terrier group, they have a high prey drive, so make sure you keep them on-leash if...
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