The Yorkshire Terrier is one of the most popular dog breeds in the United States and the sixth most popular in the world. Although technically categorized into play groups, they mostly take on terrier traits, especially in personality.
They tend to be very vocal, defensive and loyal. Despite their small size, they are known as excellent guard dogs. They are childish hearts; Yorkies tend to be around all the time to get the love of their loved ones.
Their size: 5 to 7 pounds and life expectancy: 13 to 16 years. Coats and colors: Standard color combinations are black and gold, blue and gold, and blue and tan. Aquarius cannot display their final coat color until they are 3 years old. Yorkshire Terriers have a long, simple, and silky coat. This breed is one of best child friendly family dog.