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.
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
Yorkie puppies in Houston vary in price, according to a number of factors such as breeder experience, coat color, pedigree and more. By going through Uptown Puppies, you can select your preferences to find a match that meets your specifications and your budget. You can even choose to have a puppy brought from across the country!
Yorkshire terriers are one of the best choices for small homes and apartments, as they can happily live in smaller spaces. Although their size makes them a good choice for an apartment-lifestyle, these little dogs are super high in energy so they need to be walked every day. If you are looking for a fun-loving little ball of energy then a Yorkie is the perfect dog for you!
It depends on the preferences you select. You can choose whether to search for a Yorkie across the entire country or set your selection to match with puppies in your area. Most of the breeders and breeding businesses on the Uptown Puppy network offer puppy transport as part of the package. So all you would need to do is pick up your new companion from the closest major airport.
The Uptown Puppies screening process takes into account healthcare, living conditions and general breeder conduct. Out of the many applications received on a daily basis, only 10 percent of prospective applicants meet the high standards. Accepted breeders and breeding companies are then required to take the Breeder Pledge for continued good practice.
With so many breeders all over the internet, you may wonder what makes Uptown Puppies stand out from the crowd. Unfortunately, there are a number of scams and unethical con-artists who trick people into buying puppies that have been bred under inhumane conditions, like a puppy mill. By going through Uptown Puppies you will have access to a nation-wide database of screened Yorkie breeders, so you can find the perfect puppy that matches your preferences.
Puppy mills are companies or individuals who breed puppies for a profit, without concern for their health and well-being. Puppy mills are inhumane breeding grounds with inadequate living conditions, neglectful behavior and a lack of healthcare. Yorkies raised in a puppy mill are likely to be riddled with disease and exhibit serious behavioral problems.
If you want to find out the currently available options of Yorkies in Houston, simply sign up to our database in one quick, easy step and check to see the latest puppies! Our comprehensive database features a number of breeders and breeding companies, so if you don’t find a Yorkie in your neighborhood right now you can simply have one transported from across the country.
Yorkies were initially kept as ratters, to chase away the rats in mines and mills. Now the most popular toy dog breed in the United States of America, Yorkshire terriers are known for their high-energy and adventurous spirits. Their tiny stature makes them ideal for apartment living as well as for traveling, and they are super affectionate too!
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