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Tables of Contents for Yorkshire Terriers
Chapter/Section Title
Page #
Page Count
Preface
3
4
Basic Facts about Yorkshire Terriers
4
8
Sassy Yet So Lovable
4
2
Origin of the Breed
6
1
The Ancestors of the Yorkshire Terrier
6
1
Yorkshire Terriers in America
7
1
Meet the Yorkshire Terrier
7
3
The Breed Standard
10
2
Suggestions for Would-be Buyers
12
8
Will a Yorkie Suit Your Lifestyle?
12
1
Basic Considerations
12
1
Male or Female?
12
1
Puppy or Full-grown Dog?
13
1
One Yorkie or Two?
14
1
Yorkies and Other Pets
14
1
Yorkies and Children
14
1
Dos and Don'ts for Yorkie Buyers
15
1
Where to Buy a Yorkshire Terrier
15
1
Where Not to Buy a Yorkshire Terrier
15
1
Selecting a Puppy
16
1
Vaccinations
16
1
Worming
16
1
Feeding Plan
16
2
Registration Papers
18
2
Acclimation and Daily Routine
20
12
The Trip Home
20
1
The First Days at Home
20
1
The First Nights
20
2
Picking Up the Puppy
22
1
Housebreaking the Puppy
22
2
The Yorkie's Behavior
24
2
How-To: Basic Training
26
3
Out and About with Your Yorkie
29
1
The Yorkie's Bad Habits
29
1
How-To: Spending Time with Your Pet
30
2
Grooming a Yorkshire Terrier
32
7
Basic Grooming Aids
32
1
Start Grooming the Puppy Early
32
1
Care of the Eyes
32
1
Care of the Ears
33
1
How-To: Care of the Coat
34
2
Care of the Teeth
36
1
Care of the Feet
37
1
Bathing a Yorkie
37
1
Drying Is Important
38
1
If the Yorkie Has Dandruff
38
1
Care in Winter
38
1
Feeding a Yorkshire Terrier
39
6
Appropriate Foods
39
1
Commercial Dog Food
39
1
Home-prepared Meals
40
1
Dos and Don'ts for Buying Dog Food
40
1
Where to Feed Your Yorkie
40
1
When and What to Feed Your Yorkie
40
2
How Much to Feed Your Yorkie
42
1
The Right Weight
42
1
Successful Weight Loss
42
1
Drinking Water Is Important
43
1
Treats between Meals
43
2
Health Care and Diseases
45
7
Recognizing Symptoms of Disease
45
1
Hereditary Disease
45
1
Dangerous Contagious Diseases
45
1
Common Health Problems
46
1
Internal Parasites
47
1
External Parasites
47
2
Sterilization and Spaying
49
1
The Old Yorkie
49
1
How-To: First Aid
50
2
Breeding Yorkshire Terriers
52
4
Prerequisites for Breeding
52
1
The Stud
53
1
Estrus
53
1
Mating
54
1
Pregnancy
54
1
Preparations for the Whelping
54
1
Whelping
55
1
After the Whelping
55
1
Development of the Puppies
55
1
Feeding the Puppies
55
1
Showing Your Yorkshire Terrier
56
4
The Purpose of Dog Shows
56
1
Assignment to Classes and Evaluation at Dog Shows
56
1
Getting Ready for the Show
57
1
Grooming a Show Dog
58
2
Index
60
2
Useful Literature and Addresses
62