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A tiny breed with a tremendous personality, it’s no wonder the Yorkshire Terrier is a favorite among the toy group. Commonly referred to as the Yorkie, the Yorkshire Terrier became a household name in England in the mid-19th century. Originally bred to catch rats in clothing mills, the affectionate nature of the Yorkie caused the small breed to surge in popularity as a family companion. A symbol of elegance and class, the Yorkshire Terrier is a fierce competitor and a continual conformation winner across the globe.

Often referred to as the Yorkie, the Yorkshire Terrier today is one of the most popular breeds of any size. A member of the toy group, the Yorkshire Terrier packs a lot of personality into its compact 7-pound body. Adventurous and investigative, this little dog is a lover of attention, making it a favorite breed for showing.