How to Find the Healthiest Yorkies
When choosing a Yorkie puppy choose one that has all the characteristics that make them the best puppy that you can take home. Ill looking puppies or puppies that are not behaving normally like the rest should not be chosen, if you are buying one. You can have difficulty training a puppy with temperament issues or maybe the puppy is having some kind of illness.
It is very important to choose the healthiest Yorkies you can find because this toy breeds are prone to many health issues as they grow older.
If you find a reputable Yorkie breeder, you are assured that they don’t sell unhealthy puppies or puppies with genetic conditions affecting their health. Reputable breeders are able to have healthy puppies since they always test the dam and sire for health issues before breeding. These breeders also usually offer a health guarantee that will cover many potential conditions.
Below are the signs of a healthy Yorkie puppy.
Activity and mobility are signs of a healthy Yorkie puppy. They actively play and explore.
It will have good walking coordination on flat level surfaces at 2 months old. On uneven ground or new types of surfaces they may experience some problems walking. A sign of poor health is when the puppy is uncoordinated or unaware of what is going on around. It can be a sign of vision or hearing problem.
Some Yorkie puppies for sale have pot bellies or have hugely distended stomachs and this is a sign that they have worms. With this puppy condition, you can tell that their breeder did not take good care of them. Because of the presence of parasites, these puppies will have problems with health issues in the future because their developing systems are being stressed now.
Healthy puppies are usually calm and not overly excited or nervous or scared. Although some Yorkie puppies are timid and shy, they should not be afraid or anxious of human contact and interaction.
Curiosity marks a healthy puppy and will be interested in what is going on around them. If you are a first time Yorkie owner, don’t choose puppies that hide or become aggressive when in human contact become training them would be difficult. Understanding puppy temperament and their growth stages is very important and this is what reputable breeders explain t their customers.
Choose a puppy with a healthy coat. Choose a puppy with clear eyes and has no discharges or cough. A healthy puppy has clean ears with no bad odor or waxy buildup.
Tracy’s Yorkies sell cute small Yorkie puppies and if you want more information you can visit their website and facebook page.