Yorkshire Terrier

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Yorkshire Terrier Facts

  • Breed Type: Purebred
  • Size: Small
  • Lifespan: 13 – 16 years
  • Temperament: Bold, Confident, Courageous, Independent, Intelligent
  • Colors: Black and Gold, Black and Tan, Blue and Gold, Blue and Tan
  • Hypoallergenic: Yes
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The Yorkshire Terrier is a huge fan favorite. The 10th most popular dog in the U.S., to be exact. These elegant pups don’t hesitate to flaunt their gorgeous silky coat. But beauty isn’t all a Yorkie has. He’s also got a terrier-ish taste for adventure.

Plus, he sometimes sounds like a goose.

That’s right. Yorkies are prone to something called pharyngeal gag reflex, or reverse sneezing.

It may seem alarming at first, but with time, that weird honking sound will grow on you.

Read on to check it out!







Yorkshire Terrier Health Issues