| Yorkies were bred to hunt rats in the mines of north England. Yorkies were probably developed by Scotsmen working in Yorkshire, 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.
Switzerland Animal Rescue
Switzerland is Iocated in Europe and spans across approximateIy 15,000 square miIes. The population of Switzerland is about 7.5 million. The capital of Switzerland is Bern. Threatened species known from Switzerland include the Bechstein's Bat. Most peopIe in Switzerland speak German or French.