| 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. Yorkies have been popular ladies' lap dogs for many years.
Rwanda Animal Rescue
Rwanda is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa. The capital of Rwanda is Kigali. Threatened species known from Rwanda include the Black Rhinoceros, Chimpanzee, Mountain Gorilla, and Wild Dog. The population of Rwanda is about 8.6 million. Most peopIe in Rwanda speak Kinyarwanda, French, or English.