Yorkies are known for having bad teeth, and it can pose a big risk to your dog’s overall health. Keep reading to learn more about normal teething, dental disease, and how to prevent your dog’s teeth from falling out.
Many dogs won’t eat after surgery, but consuming a nutritious, protein-rich diet is important for a speedy recovery. Learn how and what to feed your dog after surgery below.
Yorkshire Terrier skin problems are fairly common. Many factors can cause Yorkie skin issues, including nutrition, bathing, grooming, fleas, ticks, or other health conditions. Learn how to treat common Yorkie skin issues in this guide.
Certain dog breeds are more prone to health disorders more than others. In this guide, we’ll list some of the dog breeds with the worst health problems, so you can be knowledgeable about your current or future pet.
Dogs need veggies just like you do. But feeding your dog the wrong fruits or vegetables can lead to serious health problems. Learn what to feed your pup in this dog-safe vegetable list.
If your dog has bad gas and diarrhea, it could be a result of many health issues. But typically, sudden bad gas occurs when your dog eats something that is difficult to digest. Read on to learn how to identify trigger foods and prevent future bouts of smelly gas and loose stools.
It is possible to prepare home-cooked food for canine colitis, IBD, and IBS, and we’ve gone to veterinarians to tell us how to do it. Keep reading to learn how to craft your dog’s homemade diet.
The underlying causes of Yorkie hair loss can range from mild to serious. Knowing what to look for and when to call a vet is important. Keep reading to learn more about steps you can take to stop hair loss in Yorkies.
Yorkie puppy care is a big responsibility. But with careful planning, a few trips to the vet, and consistent training, your puppy will thrive. Learn how to take care of a Yorkie puppy in this guide.
A dog’s swollen vulva could be natural or an indication of a health issue. Some causes of swollen vulva in dogs include vaginal infection, heat cycle, allergies, and more. Keep reading to learn more about why your dog’s private area is swollen or bleeding.
Puppy vaginitis is a frustrating health issue that can plague female puppies before they reach puberty. The good news is that it is rarely a serious issue and usually needs little treatment. Keep reading for more information on puppy vaginitis and how to address it.
Yorkies may be bold and daring, but a lot of distress can hide behind that bark. In this guide, we’ll look into what Yorkie separation anxiety is, the symptoms to look for, how to prevent it from recurring.
A dog’s skin pH level should be around 7.52. This is different than a human’s skin pH, and it requires some unique care to keep it at healthy levels. Keep reading to learn more about dog skin pH levels and what to do to protect it.
Purebred dogs are often thought to be unhealthier than mixed-breed dogs. Several studies show this may be true, but not to the extent previously believed. Continue reading to learn about what the research suggests about mutts vs purebreds.
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Most Yorkie ears stand up, but some pups are born with floppy ears. You can tape your Yorkie’s ears to help them stand up, or you can allow them to stand in their own time. Yorkie owners also need to take special care to keep their pup’s ears clean and free from infection. Learn more below.
If you’re wondering how to hide a pet from your landlord, you’re probably in a tough situation. We have some less risky strategies (as well as tips on how to hide a dog) in this article.
Leather ear is a dermatological infection of the ears, hocks, and tails of some dog breeds, such as Yorkies. It causes hair loss and a dark, leathery appearance. Not much is understood about the issue, but these treatments may help.
Yorkie eye discharge and tear staining can be an unattractive feature of your otherwise adorable little furball. Keep reading for information on how to clean Yorkie eye boogers and safely remove tear stains.
The average Yorkie adult will sleep somewhere around 13 hours per day, with some sleeping as much as 18 hours. The amount of sleep can vary and depends largely on factors such as the age of the dog, the presence of health issues, the amount of exercise they receive, and the environment of the home.