Yorkies are the most popular toy dog breed in the United States, and it’s easy to see why—well-suited to apartment life and with elegant looks and a charming personality, the Yorkshire Terrier is lovable as can be.
Great for Small Homes
The Yorkshire Terrier’s tiny stature makes them excellent pets for families with small homes and apartments.
Yorkies are one of the most popular toy breeds for a big reason—they’re downright adorable and love to cuddle.
Yorkies might be small, but they’re full of energy and love to play! If you’re looking for a dog to keep you entertained, you might need a Yorkie.
Ready for Adventure
The Yorkie’s small size is great for other reasons—they make awesome, portable travel companions for all of your grand adventures.
Loving & Loyal
Yorkshire Terriers are fantastic companions with a whole lot of personality packed into those tiny bodies.
Fun for the Whole Family
Yorkshire Terriers are loving and kind, making them the perfect four-legged friend for adults and kids of all ages.
Yorkie Puppy Alumni
Finding the perfect Yorkie puppy has never been easier.
Our 3 Part Mission
The happiness of our customers, our breeders, and your puppy is the foundation of everything we do.
Connect responsible, ethical breeders with responsible, ethical buyers. Our mission is to take the uncertainty and headache out of finding the perfect puppy.
Help owners keep their puppies happy and healthy throughout the dog's entire life by sourcing and creating the best products, services, and learning materials.
Accelerate the elimination of puppy mills by empowering humane breeders and exposing those with inhumane operations. We want to be part of the solution.
5 Star Breeders
We only work with Yorkie breeders who pass our 47 breeder standards. Here are a few of them...
About Uptown Approved Breeders
No puppy mills. No scams. We thoroughly vet all breeders based on our 47 Breeder Standards. When you find a puppy at Uptown, you're not just getting a dog--you're getting peace of mind that your new best friend is coming from an experienced, ethical breeder who loves dogs just as much as you do.
Questions & Answers
When going online to search for your perfect Yorkie pup, you will see a whole range of prices available to you. There are many reasons for this - one has to look at pedigree, the type and color of the coat, as well as the experience of the breeder. With us you get connected to the best breeders around - and those that match your pocket too!
For sure! Because Yorkshire Terriers are so super small, they really make a great fit for apartment living. Living with them in the city comes easy. Yorkies have a lot of energy though, and do need to exercise their little bodies. So, it’s great if you live close to a park or just a nice area close to your apartment where you can walk your dog.
They come from all over! The breeders, companies and businesses in our network are complete professionals when it comes to making travel arrangements for their puppies. They can even send their puppies by plane to the nearest big airport close to you. You may also have the opportunity to get your pup physically in the area.
We get a whole bunch of professional companies, breeders and businesses that desire being part of our network. It’s simply not that easy. Only a tenth make it through and end up taking our Breeder Pledge which binds them to us. We look at breeder experience, healthcare, facilities, diet, and more!
Well, anyone can access the internet these days and that includes people with bad intentions as well as puppy mills who advertise their puppies for sale. It’s really important for us that nothing shady happens in our business. We only want clean and professional breeders, companies and businesses to connect with truly loving families who want to give their new puppies a warm home to be loved in.
It is important to a professional breeder to have a successful business - and that means making a beautiful and healthy place for their puppies to live in. A puppy mill is just the opposite. It’s hard even looking at images of these places. The puppies and dogs there are miserable.They are kept in tiny, dirty cages and most the puppies bought from here die young.
Of course there are! Start the process of finding your perfect pup by telling us all about your desired pup and what exactly you require. You will then be able to connect with all the professional breeders, companies and businesses in our network to find the most amazing Yorkie to call your very own.
Underneath the sophisticated looking silky smooth exterior of a Yorkie, pumps the blood of a feisty and excitable terrier. Yorkies, as you know are small and they were used to catch rats in mines before they became ever-so-popular with ladies of distinction. Yorkshire Terriers are snuggly lap dogs that fit any type of family!
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