Feisty ~ Outgoing ~ Playful

A designer crossbreed is the result of a Shih Tzu parent and a Yorkshire Terrier. With a feisty but loyal demeanor, this pup has become very popular in the US.

Life Span

12 to 15 years


6 to 14 inches


7 to 15 pounds


A very alert and caring breed who bonds quickly with his family. They enjoy attention and like being a “watchdog” despite their size.


Training and Socialization

A very smart breed of dog who will understand what he or she is being taught after the owner puts the time in. Always approach training with positive reinforcement for best results.

Appearance and Grooming

Shorkies will generally have either a straight coat like their Yorkie parents or a wavy coat. They are soft and sleek to the touch. Being that they are a hybrid, Shorkies can come in a range of colors including White, black, tan, gold or red. Routine brushing and trimming are suggested.

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