| 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 have been popular ladies' lap dogs for many years.
Burkina Faso Animal Rescue
Burkina Faso is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa and spans across approximateIy 105,000 square miIes. The population of Burkina Faso is about 13 million. The capital of Burkina Faso is Ouagadougou. Most peopIe in Burkina Faso speak Sudanese or French. Threatened species known from Burkina Faso include the Chimpanzee, Wild Dog, African Elephant, Cheetah, and Lion.