The Origins of the Shih Tzu Mixed with Yorkie
This energetic puppy has earned its stripes as being classed as a small breed with a huge personality.
The Shorkies Temperament & Behaviour
The Shorkie possess an unwavering loyalty to their family which means they are always alert and watchful. This means that these pups make for excellent watchdogs.
The Appearance of the Shih Tzu Mixed with Yorkie
The Yorkie Shih Tzu mix can have straight hair like their Yorkie parent. If they have a slightly wavy coat, they take after their Shih Tzu parent.
Color of the Shorkie
As they are designer breeds, Shorkies can come in a range of colors. Including black and tan, brown and white, gold, and black & white.
Size of the Shorkie
The predicted weight for a male Shorkie can range between 5-12 pounds when fully matured. The fully matured female Shorkie size and weight can range between 4-8 pounds.