| 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.
Ethiopia Animal Rescue
Ethiopia is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa. Most peopIe in Ethiopia speak Amharic or Oromo. Threatened species known from Ethiopia include the African Wild Ass, Bilen Gerbil, Ethiopian Wolf, Walia Ibex, and Black Rhinoceros. The capital of Ethiopia is Addis Ababa. The population of Ethiopia is about 74 million.