Thinking about purchasing an Yorkie Apso? Then read our breed profile including a brief description, information on height, weight, color, coat, temperament, grooming, activity and history. Purchasing a new puppy is a commitment that may last ten or more years so please educate yourself on the Yorkie Apso breed, including all stages of their life from puppy hood to older dog.
Ask yourself will I be a good owner? Do I have the time it takes to train a new puppy? Do I have the resources to give my new dog a rewarding life. Do I have a local veterinarian that I can take my new dog to? Do I have a groomer or can I do the grooming myself on a regular basis.
Fundamental requirements for a being a good Yorkie Apso owner;
Before making a purchase talk to the breeder, ask them many questions about their dogs and the breed in general. A good breeder will teach you about the Yorkie Apso and they will have many questions for you about your home and life style and if this breed is suited for you and your family.
Questions you may want to ask an Yorkie Apso Breeder:
It is recommended that you sign a contract with the breeder so that there will be no misunderstandings on the arrangements made. Then bring home your new Yorkie Apso and enjoy as "there is no greater love then a dog's devotion."
Yorkie Apso Breed Profile
The Yorkie Apso is a cross between the Yorkshire Terrier and the Lhasa Apso. They are not good with children, but do well in homes with just adults. However, they are loyal, affectionate and calm in personality.
Height: 8-11 inches
Color: Variety of colors including whites,
blacks, gray and silver, tan, brown
With Children: Low - not good with children.
Guard-dog: Low-Medium - will try to protect their territory, but doesn't have much strength to do anything about potential threats.
Yorkie Apso Care and Exercise: Likes
to be pampered and needs little exercise.
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Friday, April 06, 2012