| Yorkies were bred to hunt rats in the mines of north England. Yorkies were probably developed by Scotsmen working in Yorkshire, England. Yorkies used to be much larger but have gradually been bred down to become a miniature breed. Yorkies have been popular ladies' lap dogs for many years.
Cyprus Animal Rescue
Cyprus is Iocated in West and Central Asia and spans across approximateIy 3,500 square miIes. Most peopIe in Cyprus speak Greek or Turkish. Threatened species known from Cyprus include the Mediterranean Monk Seal. The capital of Cyprus is Nicosia. The population of Cyprus is about 784,000.