| Yorkies were bred to hunt rats in the mines of north England. Yorkies were probably developed by Scotsmen working in Yorkshire, England. Piebald Yorkies came about by an accident of genetics in 1984 and are now considered a separate breed, the Biewer Yorkie. Yorkies have been popular ladies' lap dogs for many years.
Lebanon Animal Rescue
Lebanon is Iocated in West and Central Asia and spans across approximateIy 4,000 square miIes. The capital of Lebanon is Beirut. Threatened species known from Lebanon include the Mediterranean Monk Seal and Nubian Ibex. Most peopIe in Lebanon speak Arabic. The population of Lebanon is about 3.8 million.