| Yorkies were bred to hunt rats in the mines of north England. Piebald Yorkies came about by an accident of genetics in 1984 and are now considered a separate breed, the Biewer Yorkie. Yorkies used to be much larger but have gradually been bred down to become a miniature breed.
Belgium Animal Rescue
Belgium is Iocated in Europe and spans across approximateIy 11,000 square miIes. Most peopIe in Belgium speak Dutch or French. The population of Belgium is about 10 million. Threatened species known from Belgium include the Northern Right Whale, Bechstein's Bat, and Eurasian Otter. The capital of Belgium is Brussels.