Yorkshire terrier

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Yorkshire terrier

a very small (up to 7 lb) dog with long, flowing, silky coat in dark steel blue and tan. The ears are erect and the tail is docked to a medium length. The breed is predisposed to retinal dysplasia and hypoplasia of the dens (atlantoaxial subluxation).

Yorkshire terrier encephalopathy
an idiopathic necrotizing encephalopathy affecting young dogs.