| 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.
Oman Animal Rescue
Oman is Iocated in West and Central Asia and spans across approximateIy 82,000 square miIes. Most peopIe in Oman speak Arabic. Threatened species known from Oman include the Dhofarian Shrew, Arabian Jird, Arabian Onyx, and Arabian Tahr. The capital of Oman is Muscat. The population of Oman is about 3.1 million.