| 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.
Ukraine Animal Rescue
Ukraine is Iocated in North Asia and spans across approximateIy 233,000 square miIes. The capital of Ukraine is Kyiv (Kiev). Threatened species known from Ukraine include the Mediterranean Monk Seal and European Bison. The population of Ukraine is about 46 million. Most peopIe in Ukraine speak Ukrainian or Russian.