Scorkie

Scorkie

Breed Characteristics

Type:Mix
Life Span:12-16 Years

Scorkie Build Information

Scorkies are most often colored black, blue, brindle, gray, and white, and it has somewhat long, shaggy fur. The head is rectangular and small, and it has short legs with small feet. The entire body is covered with long fur, and the Scorkie has a medium-sized tail which sticks out nearly straight.

Size:Medium
Length (Male):13-20 in.
Length (Female):10-12 in.
Weight:15 - 25 lbs

Behaviour and Personality

A hybrid dog which is a mix of Scottish Terrier and Yorkshire Terrier, the Scorkie is characterized as affectionate, aggressive, territorial, and sometimes a bit stubborn. It requires only moderate exercise to maintain good health, so long walks and daily runs are not as crucial as they might be with other breeds.

Activity Level:Slightly Active
Affection Level:Moderate Affectionate
Kid Friendliness:Moderate Friendly

Appearance

Colors:Black, Blue, White
Shedding:Moderate
Grooming:Medium Maintenance
Coat Type:Silky

Scorkie 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.

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Breed Talents and Facts

Training:Hard