The Chorkie was developed in the USA. It is the cross of the Chihuahua and Yorkshire Terrier. The most common colors for Chorkies are black, black & brown, brown, chocolate, dark brown, gray, merle, red, speckled, spotted, and white. The Chorkie can usually live with other animals without a problem. Smaller pets and cats are ideal companions. The Chorkie prefers life indoors and is unsuited to cold or extreme heat. Tea cup Chorkies are delicate and should be supervised around young children.
Teacup Chorkie will grow up to 6lbs. Standard Chorkie will range between 6-12 pounds.
The Chorkie is eager to learn and will do many tricks for treats. Although stubborn at times they love to please and be praised. Potty training a Chorkie requires patience and consistency. Paper training is often preferred. The use of a doggy door is also effective.
Temperament: Cheerful, lively, loving, loyal, protective