I thought I would share some helpful information for those who have Yorkies who bite or get angry and want that behaviour to stop.
Continue reading below to help solve this issue:
The first piece of advice I can offer is to find out why your Yorkie is biting.
The reason is that – depending on why she is biting determines the course of action you must take.
Your Yorkie could be playing with you, she could be teething or she could be reacting out of fear, anger or even joy.
Firstly when you do play with your Yorkie, you should remove your hand from the equation. Your Yorkie will think of your hand as another toy she can do whatever she wants to with – this is particularly true if you are playing “aggressively” with them.
Next you will want to invest in real toys – chew toys, bones or other toys that she can sink her teeth into.
Below is a toy I recommend:
In the future when your Yorkshire Terrier starts to bite your hand – replace it with a toy instead.
She will understand!
I hope some of these tips may help you identify and thereby stop any biting problems you may have with your Yorkie.
I've lived with Yorkies my whole life.
I think every human should adopt a Yorkie to make the world a happier place.
After-all, Life is merrier with a Yorkshire Terrier!