Country of Origin
The Yorkie-Apso is a designer breed that is made up of a Yorkshire Terrier and a Lhasa Apso. This breed originated in the United States.
The Yorkie-Apso may reach heights between 8-11 inches and can weigh between 7-15 lbs. Please note, however, that since this is a mixed breed, there is no set guideline for the height and weight.
The coat for the Yorkie-Apso is usually long and silky. However, as with any designer breed, the puppy can take on the characteristics of either breed that make up the mix.
Yorkie-Apso dogs are generally very calm, loyal and hardy dogs. However, the best way to determine the character possibilities is to look at the character of the breeds that make up the mix and understand that you can get a mix of any of the characteristics of either breed.
The Yorkie-Apso is eager to please and is generally a happy little dog who prefers the company of its owner. However, the best way to determine the temperament possibilities is to look at the temperament of the breeds that make up the mix and understand that you can get a mix of any of the characteristics of either breed.
The Yorkie-Apso should be brushed regularly. Their coat will usually be medium to long in-length.
The Yorkie-Apso breed is eager to please and requires a consistent, firm but gentle trainer.
The Yorkie-Apso does not require vigorous exercise but will enjoy a daily walk with their owner and regular playtime.