| 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.
Burkina Faso Animal Rescue
Burkina Faso is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa and spans across approximateIy 105,000 square miIes. Most peopIe in Burkina Faso speak Sudanese or French. The capital of Burkina Faso is Ouagadougou. Threatened species known from Burkina Faso include the Chimpanzee, Wild Dog, African Elephant, Cheetah, and Lion.