If you have been thinking of getting a new dog, have you considered all the options available to you? Classified among the small group of breeds, the Yorkshire Terriers are considered a toy breed of dogs, as their adult body weights about 7 pounds and heights approximately 10 inches; they bodies are fragile and prone to some types of diseases and infections.
Kennel spaces are limited, as are funds and Balkan Underdogs relies heavily on the kind donations from all over the world to keep these dogs safe.Balkan winters are severe and dogs suffer more than ever in the freezing temperatures from, starvation, illness and sadly sometime death.
I’m still not over the shock of it. But the first group that I adopted from was a really wonderful rescue and I turned back to them (being a previous adopter) after so many other groups turned out to be wasting my time and they found me my newest addition, a 9-12 month old (I have no patience for the puppy stage) purebred with the funniest looking docked tail I have ever seen and a serious case of I think I’m a lap dogâ€ syndrome.
Shelter dogs come from various places such as animals found wandering the streets by Council Animal Control Officers and general public or sometimes people have to surrender dogs because their circumstances have changed and they can no longer keep their dog.
This little puppy was one among many orphaned puppies, who had found their way to an animal shelter – not much to look forward to. But one fine day its fortunes turned round, when a large-hearted lady came looking for a puppy to adopt and decided that this was the one she wanted.