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Yorkshire Terriers

  • Hypoglycemia as puppies—high energy

  • Supplements often used first 6 months of life

  • Porto-systemic liver shunts—early detection blood screening is critical

  • Medial luxating patellas, "slip knees"—keeping body condition lean can help knees cope with dysfunction

  • Periodontal disease - good oral hygiene is a must in this breed or they will have oral disease early in life.

  • Some Yorkshire Terriers can be "yappy," barking at every sound they hear. Early and consistent training can help.

Breed Product Recommendations:
  •  Tropiclean for oral hygiene

  •  MD10 Hydrating Conditioner