Yorkie in winter coat

Happy Holidays from The Yorkie Times

So I don’t know about you folks but every once in a while I’ll spend an afternoon on YouTube perusing the puppy wares and end up watching videos of people who are surprised on some holiday but a puppy present. I LOVE THOSE! Right up there with returning soldiers...

Loki and Calisto

The power to change

Another post in our “unlikely friends” series. This cat and this Yorkie have crossed the lines of friendship and have entered full on love affair. We have all heard how difficult cats can be and its not just anyone that can win their affection over, you seem to really...

Yorkie in a boot

Unlikely Playmates

Another contribution to our “unlikely friends” series this week I present Yorkie and the baby Squirrel. I am always interested when a pup plays with an animal that is smaller than he is, since when it comes to Yorkies its usually the other way around as they are the...

Winter Blues …

Now that Halloween is over, the reality of even colder weather is coming to be. Along with that comes….get ready for it….I’m going to say it, oh yes I am… SNOW! At least for the northern half of the continent. And with these odd weather patterns maybe even for some of...

Festival for our Furry Friends

Have you ever heard of Kukur Tihar? Most people haven’t, but as a dog lover you might just want to remember that name. As part of a 5 day Hindu festival in Napal, Kukur Tihar is a celebration in which the friendship and loyalty of our furry four legged canine...

Fall Hipster Yorkie

Best Warm Weather Wear for our Fur-babies Are you starting to miss summer yet? What about the pups? With Halloween around the corner and the dip in temperatures on our door step, it is with a heavy heart that we say goodbye to the warm weather. My consolation prize is...

Pumpkin Flavor Yorkie?

Dress Up Fun For Your Fur-babies The leaves are falling, it’s a little cooler outside, and pumpkin flavor has invaded everything…..YES!!! I don’t know about you Yorkie Times Fans, but I loooooooooooooooooooooove Halloween. Let the crazy dog lady within awaken!  As a...

Fur-Baby Code Words

Do you have a code word for “outside” in your home? I know we do. My partner and I started to spell the word out laud because our fur baby would go so cray cray when we said it. And thanks to that lightning bolt of brilliance Meatball can now recognize the spelling of...

Four-Legged Odd Couple

Who Says Fighting Like Cats & Dogs? When you are an animal lover it’s hard to stop at just one. At one time I had three dogs! I also remember fondly when I lived in my downtown loft where my next door neighbour was a dog walker. When she would board pups for the...

Mop Nemesis

Yorkie Vs Mop As pet owners you know that cleaning is a necessity. It is that not always fun extra step that comes along with loving our furry family members. Pulling out the vacuum a few extra times a week or needing to mop more often thanks to those cute little paws...