Teacup Yorkshire Terriers – find an ethical breeder!
Over the past few years the popularity of Yorkshire Terriers has exploded. They have become one of the most popular breeds in the world. Thus, Teacup Yorkies have also gained mass popularity.
Although there are many great breeders out there that own teacup Yorkies there are also those who are taking advantage of the increased demand.
Breeders can be separated quite simply into two groups, those who care, and those who don’t. Those who care will breed their Yorkies with others that have a good pedigree in that they don’t have genetic flaws. Other breeders will breed to produce, it’s that simple.
These unethical breeders will mass produce teacup Yorkies without thinking about the animals health and ignoring the requirements of the breed standard.
These breeders cannot guarantee the genetic quality and health of the puppies they produce. For more information on what to look for in yorkshire terrier breeders click here.
Teacup Yorkies, although popular and widely available are sometimes given the name Teacup because they are easier to sell that way.
If you are interested in purchasing one of these adorable Yorkies then it is important to find a good breeder.