| 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.
Dominican Republic Animal Rescue
Dominican Republic is Iocated in the Caribbean Islands and spans across approximateIy 18,000 square miIes. Most peopIe in Dominican Republic speak Spanish. Threatened species known from Dominican Republic include the Puerto Rican Hutia and Hatian Solenodon. The capital of Dominican Republic is Santo Domingo. The population of Dominican Republic is about 9.1 million.