Yoranian Information & Dog Breed Facts

Collection of all the general dog breed info about Yoranian so you can get to know the breed more.

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Other Names
What other names does the Yoranian have?
Pom-Yorkie Porkie Yoranian Terrier Yorkie Pom Yorkie-Pom Yorkipom Yorki-pom Yorky Pom
Breed Type
What type of dog breed is it?
Cross Breed

Yoranian Price and Availability

Price
How much does the Yoranian puppy cost? What is the price range of this puppy? What is the average price of this dog in the United States? Is this puppy expensive? How much should I pay for it?
$600-$800
If you choose to purchase the Yoranian, you should know that the mentioned amount of money is an average of the collected data from breeders’ sites and puppy finder places. If you have a Yoranian for sale, please advertise it on a reliable website to make sure the Yoranian gets to a happy place.
Availability
How easy is it to get a Yoranian?
Average: The Yoranian is a commonly available dog breed. There is less risk of overbreeding compared to the very popular dogs.

Of course, they may be more popular in some countries, and inbreeding may occur, so be careful.

Yoranian Size

Size
What size is this breed? How big is this dog?
Small
Weight
How much does the Yoranian weigh? Yoranian weight:
2-3 kg (4-7 pounds)
Average Weight
What is the average weight of the Yoranian? Yoranian average weight:
2.5 kg (5.5 pounds)
Height
How tall is the Yoranian? Yoranian height:
7-12 inches (18-30 cm)
Average Height
What is the average height of this fido? Yoranian average height:
9.5 inches (24 cm)

Yoranian Grooming, Hair and Care

Coat / Hair Types
What type of coat does the Yoranian have? What does this canine coat/fur look like?
Fine Fluffy
Colors
What color is the breed's coat? What color is a proper Yoranian's coat?
Blue Gray Red Tan Brown Orange White Black Gold
Grooming
How to groom the Yoranian and how often?
Advanced: The Yoranian requires a lot of grooming. Cutting the dog's hair by a professional groomer can be helpful sometimes.

Regular brushed dog's coat is less likely to shed. Ears and eyes should be cleaned often to avoid infections.

Don't skip the seasonal flea treatment too. Occasional dog nail trimming and dog baths are important.

Check the local pet store for dog grooming supplies and find the best dog shampoo to keep its coat healthy and to give your Yoranian a pleasant experience of a dog bath.

If you don't have the time, skill, or money to take care of your Yoranian, search for the best dog groomer or clipping service in your area and book an appointment.

Maybe you're lucky to have a dog boarding service that includes grooming or walk-in dog bath places nearby.
Shedding Level
How much do Yoranian dogs shed? How to control, reduce and prevent the shedding of the Pom-Yorkie?
Yoranians are low shedders. It's a natural process of the hair growth cycle. The amount and frequency of hair loss mostly depend on their health status and breed type.
Bath Time / Bathing Frequency
How often does the Yoranian need a bath? How often should bathe this dog? Can I bathe my Yoranian every day?
3-4 weeks
More often than average. These dog coats tend to be longer, softer, and oilier than short-haired breeds. While a good bath every now and then is a great way to keep your buddy from becoming overly smelly, be mindful about overbathing. Bathing will wash away your dog’s natural oils, while a simple brushing every few days should keep them clean.

Yoranian Personality / Temperament

Temperament
What kind of personality does the Yoranian have? What characteristics or traits does the breed have?
Active Friendly Lively Sociable Extroverted Intelligent Playful Attentive Docile Trainable Alert Energetic Courageous Independent Loyal
Intelligent Rank
How smart is the Yoranian? Are they intelligent?
Outstanding: Yoranian is one of the brightest dog breeds. They desire to learn tricks and commands often. The limit is your creativity. They understand and memorize new commands in fewer than 5 repetitions. This breed obeys the first command 95% of the time or better.
Trainability
Are Yoranian dogs easy to train? Do they go well on dog training?
Yoranians are easy to train. They find out the association between commands and actions quite quickly.
Playfulness
How playful is this breed?
Average: Yoranians, like any other dog breed, like playing. Sometimes they bark in excitement for playing, but they are not the most playful dog breed.
Sensitivity Level
How sensitive are they? Yoranian sensitivity:
Sensitive: Yoranians don't like an irregular daily routine, noisy household, and frequent guest visits. This breed's emotional level reflects their owner's feelings and they don't handle punishments well.
Affection Level
How affectionate are they? Are they affectionate?
High: Yoranians are genuinely loyal, soft and gentle, loving and affectionate dogs toward their handlers. They enjoy quality time with their owners despite the activity and are considered great therapy dog for those in need. This breed responds strongly to their handler's emotions because they bond closely. Their happiness is your happiness.
Social Needs
How much social interaction does the Pom-Yorkie need? Yoranian social needs:
Yoranians need a lot of social interaction. They desire to always be with someone or around people. This breed hates being left alone.
Barking
Do Yoranian dogs bark a lot? Are they barkers/noisy? Why does my Pom-Yorkie bark?
A lot: Yoranian is a particularly loud breed. They often enjoy barking and howling loudly. If you want a quiet dog, not the best choice. The main triggers for barking are fear, attention, alarm, boredom, greeting, separation anxiety, compulsive barking, and defense.
Watchdog Ability
Is Yoranian good as a watchdog? Are they alert at night?
Yoranians are good watchdogs. Their main job is to observe and they're consistent in their effort. Good vocal cords and a sense of hearing belong to them. Usually, they're territorial and protective about their property, so the Yoranians will alert you if they sense something different.
Guarding Behavior / Territorial
Do Yoranian dogs have an aggressive behavior to protect their home/house/territory? Do they have guarding instincts?
Yoranians strongly protect their territory. This breed is a complete security guard, so you don't have to be afraid in case of danger.
Biting Potential
Do Yoranian bite humans? How likely are you to get bitten from the Pom-Yorkie? What are the odds of getting bitten by a Yoranian? Why do dog bites happen?

Low 🔽

The Yoranian has a low chance of biting somebody. Top reasons for dog bite: protection, pain, excitement, herding instinct, being provoked. (Data based on the available online bite statistics.)
Bite Force
Does the Yoranian has a hard bite?

Between 100 and 200 PSI 🔽

Yoranian bite force: Weak. Dogs that have the weakest bite force below 200 PSI. However, it is important to note that despite the fact that their bite force is considered the “weakest” it can still be very dangerous as all dog bites are. They are usually not aggressive and very friendly towards children and other animals.
Mouthiness
How much mouthing/nipping/play biting does the Yoranian do?
Yoranians have a lower than average tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people. It's a common habit during puppyhood, not aggressive behavior. These "bites" don't hurt, but Yoranians need to be taught for a good attitude.
Impulse to Wander or Roam
How likely is the Yoranian to run away? Does this breed explore or wander a lot? Does Yoranian roam?
Yoranians tend to escape less than other breeds. They have low to average wanderlust potential. Exploring the world is not the best activity they can imagine.
Prey Drive
Do this canine have a strong prey drive? Does Yoranian have high prey drive?
Yoranians have low to an average impulse to chase and catch something like a cat or any other small aminals.
Apartment Friendly
Is Yoranian good as an apartment dog? Can they live in a flat?
Very house-friendly dog the Yoranian breed. It's good if you have a small garden where he can go out and do his business, but it's not important at all. You can get enough exercise with one or two walks a day, so keeping them indoors shouldn't be a problem.
Adaptability
Are they adaptable and easy-going?
Yoranians adapt very well to lifestyle changes and basically all living environments. They don't mind moving from one place to another with their owner.
Tolerates Being Left Alone
Can you leave this breed home alone?
Yoranians tend to have separation anxiety when their owners left them alone at home because they bond very closely with them.

Yoranian Good With

Stranger Friendly
Are they aggressive or friendly towards/with strangers? Yoranian temperament with other people:
Yoranians are average friendly towards strangers.
Pet Friendly
Are they pet-friendly dogs? How well do Yoranian dogs get along with other pets? Are Yoranian dogs good with pets? What is this canine temperament with other pets?
Yoranians are one of the friendliest dog breeds.
Child Friendly
Are Yoranian dogs kid-friendly? Are they good with young children? Yoranian temperament with children:
Yoranians are not the most kid-friendly dogs. If you have children, you may have to reconsider your choice of having a puppy from this breed.
Cat Friendly
How well do Yoranian dogs get along with cats? Are they good with kittens? What is this fido's temperament with cats? Can they be good with cats?
Yoranians are very cat-friendly dogs.
Dog Friendly
Is Yoranian good with other dogs? Are they dog-friendly dogs? How well do Yoranian dogs get along with other dogs? What is this canine temperament with other dogs?
Yoranians are average friendly towards other dogs.
Good For First Time Owners
Is Yoranian breed good for first-time owners? Do they make a good dog for novice owners?
Yes
Yoranians are good for novice owners, due to their easy-going personality.
Office Friendly
Are Yoranians good office dogs? Do Yoranians make good office friendly dogs? Can Yoranians be office dogs?
No
Yoranian is not the best dog breed for office environment.
Senior Citizens Friendly
Are they senior citizens friendly dogs? How well do Yoranian dogs get along with the elderly people? What is the Pom-Yorkie temperament with senior people? Are Yoranian dogs good for elderly owners?
Yoranians are not the best breed for elderly people.

Yoranian Health

Health Issues
Is it a healthy or unhealthy breed? Do Yoranian dogs have health problems or genetic diseases?
Yoranians are commonly healthy dogs. Vet costs aren't expensive with this breed.
Health Problems
What genetic/health problems does the Yoranian breed have? What are the health issues and concerns of the Yoranian breed? Most common health risks of Yoranian:
Allergies Cataracts Collapsed Trachea Dry Eye Epilepsy Heat Intolerance Heatstroke Hip Dysplasia Hypothyroidism Legg-perthes Disease Patellar Luxation Patent Ductus Arteriosis Seizures Hypoglycemia Portosystemic Liver Shunt Progressive retinal atrophy (PRA) Reverse Sneezing
Veterinarian Visits
How often does the Yoranian breed need to go to the vet? How often should you take your dog to the vet? How often should the Yoranian see the vet?
Rare
The Yoranian should have a complete physical check-up at least every 12-18 months (but preferably once per year). If your dog shows any symptoms, call your veterinarian.
Life Expectancy
How long do Yoranian dogs live? What is the average lifespan of this breed? How old can a Yoranian be? What is the age limit of the Yoranian? How many years can the oldest Yoranian live?
12-16 years
The average lifespan of Yoranian: 14 years
Hypoallergenic
Is the Yoranian breed hypoallergenic?
No
Yoranians don't do well with allergy sufferers by causing allergic reaction. Some of the dog breeds are even considered to higher the possibility of an allergic response. Coat type isn't necessarily relevant, because most people are allergic to dander (flakes on the dog's skin) or saliva, not actually to dog hair.
Energy Level
How much energy does the Yoranian have? What is the activity level of the Yoranian?
Yoranians have a higher energy level than other dog breeds. If you want a dog for snuggling on the couch, this breed isn't the perfect choice for you.
Activity Requirement / Exercise Need
How much activity does this dog need? How much exercise do Yoranian dogs require per day?
Yoranians exercise need is minimal. If you live a slow life, this breed can be a good choice for you.
Sleeping Need
How much sleep does this fido need?
Yoranians are quite energetic dogs and they don't spend too much time with sleeping. If you live an active life, this breed can be a good choice for you.
Average daily food consumption
How much food does the Yoranian need? How often should I feed my canine? What dog products should I buy?
Recommended daily amount: 1/2 to 3/4 cup of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two meals.
Weight Gain Potential / Prone to Obesity
How easy to gain weight for this dog? Yoranian risk for obesity:
Average: The Yoranian has an average risk for obesity. Daily walks should be on schedule. To make your dog happy and fit, feed him with quality dry dog food and live an active life together. Try to find the happy medium between exercise and feeding. If you notice any weight gain, consult your veterinarian and make a diet plan. Reduce unhealthy food and snacks, and measure the Yoranian's weight regularly.
Weather and Climate
Which weather condition is preferred by this dog? Can they tolerate hot or cold weather and climate?
Prefers average to cold weather conditions
The Yoranian can adapt to well to cold weather conditions, some dogs even can be a good mountain dog.
Stinkiness
How stinky is this dog? Why does it smell bad and how to get rid of the smell?

Medium

The Yoranian has an average chance of bad smell. Top reasons for dog stinkiness: infection of bad tooth/ear/skin folds, gas attacks.
Drooling Tendency
Does the Yoranian drool?
The Yoranian is a perfect example of a very low drooling tendency. If you're disgusted by slobber spots on your clothes, the Yoranian could be a perfect choice for you. Drooling is the unintentional saliva flowing outside of the mouth. It can be completely normal or a sign of a health problem. Certain dog breeds drool minimum compared to others, just like the Yoranian. If you notice any change in your dog's drooling habit, you should contact a vet as soon as possible.

Yoranian As a Working Dog

Service Dog
Are they good as service dogs? Can Yoranian be a guide dog? Are they used as seeing-eye dogs?

Yes

This breed makes good as a service dog. A service dog is a term used in the USA to refer to any type of assistance dog specifically trained to help people who have disabilities, such as visual impairment, hearing impairments, mental disorders, seizures, mobility impairment, and diabetes. Service dogs are protected under the ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act). Yoranian breed is a good choice for service purposes.
Therapy Dog
Are they good as therapy dogs? Can Yoranian be a therapy dog? Are they good anxiety dogs? Can a Yoranian be an emotional support animal?

Yes

This breed makes a perfect therapy dog. A therapy dog is a dog that might be trained to provide affection, comfort, and love to people in hospitals, retirement homes, nursing homes, schools, hospices, disaster areas, and to people with anxiety disorders or autism. Yoranian breed is a good choice for therapeutic purposes.
Detection Dog or Sniffer Dog
Are they good as detection dogs? Can Yoranian be a sniffer dog?

Not really

They are not typically employed for this type of work, but there may be exceptional cases. A detection dog or sniffer dog is a dog that is trained to use its senses (mostly its smell) to detect substances such as explosives, illegal drugs, wildlife scat, currency, blood, and contraband electronics such as illicit mobile phones. Yoranian is not the best breed for detection purposes.
Search and Rescue Dog (SAR)
Are they good as SAR dogs? Can Yoranian be a search and rescue dog?

Not really

This dog breed is not typically used as a search and rescue dog. The use of dogs in search and rescue (SAR) is a valuable component in wilderness tracking, natural disasters, mass casualty events, and locating missing people. The Yoranian is not the best breed for SAR purposes.
Boat and Sailor Dog
Are they good as boat dogs? Can Yoranian be a boat dog?

Not really

Yoranian breed usually doesn't like being on a boat.

Boat dogs were typically bred for their strength, stamina, and water resistance, as they were often required to perform tasks such as pulling in fishing nets, and jumping into the water to retrieve ropes or lines, or helping to move cargo.

Sailor dog is a type of dog that was bred to accompany sailors on their voyages. They were typically used for three purposes: as a working dog, a watchdog, and as a companion. A boat dog is a term used to describe a type of dog that was traditionally bred and used as a working dog on boats.

Cart Pulling or Drafting Dog
Are they good as cart pulling dogs? Can Yoranian be a drafting dog?

Not really

A drafting dog or draft dog is a dog bred and used for cart pulling. Dogs bred for this work have strong builds and qualities that are needed, strength and determination. Yoranian is not the best breed for drafting purposes.
Fighting Dog / Military Dog
Where Yoranian dogs used as fighting / military dogs in history?

Not really

In history, this breed was not really used for combat dog.

Yoranian Reproducibility

Gestation Length
How long does this dog's pregnancy last? How long does this dog pregnant? How long does it take to have puppies?

60-64 days

Reproductive cycle of the female Yoranian: The first period called Proestrus lasts for about 9 days. During this time the females start to attract males. You can notice by swelling vulva and bloody discharge. The second part is the Estrus when the female is receptive for the male. It lasts for about 3 to 11 days. The sign of the proestrus part is the soft and enlarged vulva. The discharge decreases and lightens in color. The third part is the Diestrus. Normally, it occurs around day 14. In this period the female’s discharge changes for vivid red and coming to its end. The vulva returns to average, and she will no longer permit mating. The fourth part called the Anestrus. The time frame between heat periods normally lasts about six months.
Litter Frequency

Once a year.

More frequent breeding is not healthy. It is very important not to buy a dog from a puppy mill, where the needs of the pups and their mothers are ignored. It's an inhumane high-volume dog breeding facility, where puppies born several times a year.
Litter Size
How many puppies can the Yoranian have? What is the average litter size of this fido?
4-6 puppies

Yoranian Recognition

AKC Group
Is Yoranian recognized by the American Kennel Club?
Not recognized by the American Kennel Club.
FCI Group
Is Yoranian recognized by the Fédération Cynologique Internationale (FCI)?
Not recognized by FCI.
Breed Recognition
What kennel clubs and organizations recognize or register the Yoranian breed?
Dog Registry of America Inc. American Canine Hybrid Club Designer Breed Registry Designer Dogs Kennel Club International Designer Canine Registry

Yoranian Pros and Cons

Pros
  • Intelligent Rank: Outstanding: Yoranian is one of the brightest dog breeds.
  • Trainability: Yoranians are easy to train.
  • Health Issues: Yoranians are commonly healthy dogs.
  • Apartment Friendly: Very house-friendly dog the Yoranian breed.
  • Shedding Level: Yoranians are low shedders.
  • Drooling Tendency: The Yoranian is a perfect example of a very low drooling tendency.
  • Watchdog Ability: Yoranians are good watchdogs.
  • Mouthiness: Yoranians have a lower than average tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people.
  • Impulse to Wander or Roam: Yoranians tend to escape less than other breeds.
  • Adaptability: Yoranians adapt very well to lifestyle changes and basically all living environments.
  • Cat Friendly: Yoranians are very cat-friendly dogs.
  • Good For First Time Owners: Yoranians are good for novice owners, due to their easy-going personality.
  • Service Dog: This breed makes good as a service dog.
  • Therapy Dog: This breed makes a perfect therapy dog.
Cons
  • Hypoallergenic: Yoranians don't do well with allergy sufferers by causing allergic reaction.
  • Grooming: Advanced: The Yoranian requires a lot of grooming.
  • Tolerates Being Left Alone: Yoranians tend to have separation anxiety when their owners left them alone at home because they bond very closely with them.
  • Child Friendly: Yoranians are not the most kid-friendly dogs.
  • Office Friendly: Yoranian is not the best dog breed for office environment.
  • Senior Citizens Friendly: Yoranians are not the best breed for elderly people.

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