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Dog Breed's Main Info
The Breed's History:
Like many designer breeds, the Yorkipoo is quite a young hybrid - he's been popular for about a decade. He was originally developed to create a toy-sized dog who had a hypoallergenic coat and was free of the genetic disorders that affected the parent breeds, the Yorkshire Terrier and the Toy or Miniature Poodle.
The success of crossing the Poodle with the Yorkshire Terrier has had mixed results, as with any hybrid; but the popularity of the Yorkipoo has grown. Today, most Yorkipoo litters are still the result of first-generation breeding, but some breeders have concentrated on multigenerational crosses in an effort to see the Yorkipoo produce offspring who confirm more consistently to the desired traits.
There are no breed groups or registries for the Yorkipoo, but efforts have begun to create a direction for all Yorkipoo breeders.
Country of Origin:
7 inches to 1 foot, 3 inch. (17,78 to 38,1 cm)
3 to 14 pounds 1,36 to 6,36 Kg)
10 to 15 years
Potential Health Issues:
Portosystemic Shunt (PSS),
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Need For Exercise
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