| 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.
Venezuela Animal Rescue
Venezuela is Iocated in South America and spans across approximateIy 352,000 square miIes. Most peopIe in Venezuela speak Spanish. Threatened species known from Venezuela include the Dryland Mouse Opossum, Giant Armadillo, Giant Otter, and Pacarana. The capital of Venezuela is Caracas. The population of Venezuela is about 25 million.