Latest Yorkshire Terrier Stories

2014-06-04 08:33:32

Royal Canin Breed Health Nutrition Now Offers Solutions for 15 Adult Pure Breed Dogs ST. CHARLES, Mo., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Americans love their purebred dogs - in fact, more than 60% of dog owners in the USA report owning a purebred dog([1]). Royal Canin®, the global leader in nutrition designed specifically for the needs of pure breed dogs and pedigreed cats, has added two new formulas to its Breed Health Nutrition line: Beagle and West Highland White Terrier....

2014-02-10 12:25:12

The Allergen All-Star Pet Awards Features the Top 11, including Labradors, Greyhounds, and Iguanas SOUTHBOROUGH, Mass., Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dogs may be man's best friend, but household pets of all shapes, sizes and breeds can be an allergen nightmare for some families. Released today, the Allergen All-Star Pet Awards are here to help families concerned about allergens find the perfect companion. The awards recognize the top 11 animals that produce lower allergen levels, which can...

2013-08-01 23:26:49

My Small Dog has released a list of resources that explain the most recent changes in pet airline travel rules and regulations. Topics include health requirements, the minimum age for pets to travel, and what specific airlines are asking for such as a fees and timeline for reservations. Issaquah, Washington (PRWEB) August 01, 2013 What if a handy list of pet airline travel tips were available in one place? That is exactly what MySmallDog.com, which began as a travel blog for a Yorkshire...

2011-10-04 18:05:14

MU veterinarians offer innovative treatment for tracheal collapse Jack, a 12-year-old Yorkshire terrier, was lethargic and gasping for air when he arrived at the University of Missouri Veterinary Hospital. His tongue and gums were a bluish-purple. But, just one day following an innovative procedure, Jack bounced back to his former youthful exuberance. Jack was suffering from tracheal collapse. Tracheal collapse occurs when the cartilage comprising the c-shaped rings of the trachea...

2011-04-01 08:21:00

Efforts Made Possible Through the Work of Individuals and Organizations Such as the Ady Gil World Conservation and American Dog Rescue WASHINGTON and WARREN COUNTY, Tenn., April 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In one day on Wednesday, freshman U.S. Congressman Michael Grimm (R-NY) adopted Sebastian, a Missouri puppy mill rescue dog to live in his DC office, and Animal Rescue Corps (ARC) assisted the Warren County District Attorney's Office (TN) in rescuing approximately 120 dogs found...

2008-03-25 06:05:00

Sure, people are allergic to dogs. But dogs to people? Absolutely. Just ask Fui (pronounce that Phooey). The 6-year-old Shar-Pei, a "princess," according to her owner, Pam Escobar, loves to be petted. But if Fui didn't take pills twice a day and get allergy shots every two weeks, she would scratch and lick. A lot. Canine allergic reactions to human dander are skin-related and don't include sneezing. "It's never an obvious and direct reaction," said Dr. Tom Lewis, a Phoenix-based...

Latest Yorkshire Terrier Reference Libraries

2008-05-27 17:13:00

The Maltese is an ancient breed of toy dog associated with the island of Malta. The origin of the breed can be traced back thousands of years. The breed is believed to have descended from a Spitz type breed which belonged to Swiss Lake dwellers, but it may also be related to Asia's Tibetan Terrier. The breed was most likely used by nomadic tribes for rodent control, but over time the breed became primarily a companion. The breed generally weighs anywhere from 3 to 12 pounds and stands 7...

2007-12-18 12:06:44

The Australian Silky Terrier is usually classified in the toy group or the terrier group. It is a small dog, about 10 inches high and weighing about 10 pounds. It has a silky coat that is generally kept about 5 inches long. The Silky Terrier is believed to be a cross between the Australian Terrier and the Yorkshire Terrier, but it is likely that other crosses occurred as well. The breed originally had a mix of some silky haired dogs and some harsh coated dogs. During the 20th century...

More Articles (2 articles) »
Word of the Day
  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
'Malpais' translates from Spanish as 'bad land.'