|Preferred Climate:||Any Climate|
|Life Span:||12-15 Years|
Australian Yorkshire Terrier Build Information
The Australian Yorkshire Terrier is a small dog, most often weighing no more than 12 pounds, with curly fur and pointed ears. The most common coloring for its coat is black or brown, blue merle or red merle, and sometimes golden.
|Length (Male):||13-20 in.|
|Length (Female):||14-16 in.|
|Weight:||< 14 lbs|
|Litter Size:||4 - 5 Puppies|
|Tail Dock or Crop:||No|
Behaviour and Personality
The Australian Yorkshire Terrier is a cross between a Yorkshire terrier and an Australian Shepherd, and is a great family dog that is loving and eager to please owners. It generally has a strong territorial instinct, which can be lessened at an early age if properly socialized.
|Activity Level:||Moderately Active|
|Affection Level:||Very Affectionate|
|Dominating or Submissive?:||None|
|Energy Level:||Moderately Active|
|Good to Other Pets:||Very Friendly|
|Kid Friendliness:||Very Friendly|
The Australian Yorkshire Terrier sheds very little and requires minimal brushing and grooming to maintain its appearance.
|Colors:||Black, Black & Tan, Blue, Blue Merle, Gold, Light Brown|
Australian Yorkshire Terrier Pet Insurance
When adding a dog or cat to your family you want to make sure your pet is happy, healthy and protected. During its lifetime your pet is exposed to many illnesses and diseases and some breeds are affected by a congenital disease which is a condition existing at birth. At these moments when your pet is ill or maybe needs surgery, you want to be protected for the unexpected and high veterinarian costs.
Breed Talents and Facts
Yorkshire terrier x Australian Shepherd mix.
|Training:||Moderately easy to train|
|Jolly for Jogging:||No|
|Ideal for Tracking:||No|
|Security Guard Capable:||No|
|Wet Water rescues:||No|
|Assist Disable Owners:||No|
|Able to Perform Dog Carting:||No|