About Yorkiepoo Puppies
The Yorkie-Poo is truly a clown in disguise. He will cheer up the gloomiest frown and light up the room with his funny, little antics. A hybrid mix of a Yorkshire Terrier and a Toy Poodle, the Yorkie-Poo is a lively fellow – he’ll play ball in the yard with the kids and then relax on his owner’s lap for a good nap and some attention. Yorkie-Poos don’t need a lot of exercise and are suitable for families living in the big city or homesteading out in the country. He is an adaptable dog who would do well with in a variety of environments.
He may be cute, but don’t let his good looks fool you – this crossbreed makes a good watchdog. He will bark to alert his owner when someone or something is near. Of course, the Yorkie-Poo may very well greet an intruder with glee and excitement!
An easily trainable dog, the Yorkiepoo is eager to please his owners. Positive training methods should always be used while working with this crossbreed.. Yorkie-Poos can quickly learn basic commands but can also learn typical parlor tricks such as crawl, play dead and dance. His enthusiasm and desire to entertain will keep your family and friends entertained and laughing!
This crossbreed has the potential to become great obedience prospects as well as agility and therapy dogs. There is no doubt that the Yorkie-Poo can be highly competitive in a variety of dog sports. The Yorkshire Terrier and Toy Poodle mix should weigh between 5 and 12 pounds and stand between 7 and 10 inches at the withers. There is only minimal data on the life expectancy of Yorkie-Poos however; many breeders concur that they live between 12 and 15 years.