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About Northern Virginia Yorkies

We are breeders of quality, AKC registered Yorkshire Terriers. We want to share with you our experiences, knowledge of the breed and other fun stuff along the way!

Knowing What an Ideal Yorkshire Terrier Looks Like – For Dummies

Knowing What an Ideal Yorkshire Terrier Looks Like – For Dummies. We thought you might find this article to be a good reference on what Yorkshire Terriers should like as adults.  There is often a lot of confusion among owners … Continue reading

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Puppy Personality Analysis

As you may know, Roxie’s litter is growing bigger and stronger every day. They are expressive, playful and eager for affection!  Although it is still somewhat difficult for us to be able to tell them apart physically, they are fortunately … Continue reading

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The Day I Picked My Humans

By Ella the Yorkie, 6 weeks old It started out as a normal day.  I spent a lot of time playing with my siblings.  I wrestled, I tried to collect as may toys as I could and I tried my … Continue reading

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Devastation in Japan

We just wanted to say to the good people of Japan that in this most difficult and trying of times, our hearts are with you.  Maybe, in the midst of our busy days, we all can find some time to … Continue reading

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A Pee Pee Pad is not a Toy!

Diesel is certainly a joy to have in our home.  He is playful, bright, inquisitive, bold and adventurous.  He enjoys his solitude almost as much as he loves attention from us and from our other Yorkies.  He is a normal, … Continue reading

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New IRS Form W-K9 Individual Pet Tax Return

As tax time approaches, I thought you might get a kick out of this! I haven’t confirmed this, but I heard it from a guy, who heard it from a guy who knows a guy who said his neighbor’s friend’s … Continue reading

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Are Bows for Boys?

I know top knots are a standard part of a Yorkie’s life, but I will admit to you that the practice really hasn’t taken root in our household.  For good or for bad, we have not made it a habit … Continue reading

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