Biewer

Overview

The Biewer Yorkshire Terrier is a small dog breed of terrier type, developed during the 19th century in Yorkshire, England, to catch rats in clothing mills. The defining feature of the breed is its maximum size of 7 pounds, although some may exceed this and grow up to 15 pounds. It is placed in the Toy Terrier section of the Terrier Group by the Fédération Cynologique Internationale and in the Toy Group or Companion Group by other kennel clubs, including the American Kennel Club. A popular companion dog, the Yorkshire Terrier has also been part of the development of other breeds, such as the Australian Silky Terrier. It has a grey, black, and tan coat, and the breed's nickname is Yorkie.

Information

See all Biewer information below!

Hypoallergenic
No
Litter Size
6.0
Breed Type
Crossbred
Breed Group
Working
Breed Coat Type
Medium

Characteristics / Temperament

Dogs have several different traits or characteristics which may or may not be right for you. Learn if the Biewer has the set of characteristics that are right for you.

Adaptability:
Dog Friendly:
Shedding Level:
Affection Level:
Exercise Needs:
Social Needs:
Apartment Friendly:
Grooming:
Stranger Friendly:
Barking Tendencies:
Health Issues:
Territorial:
Cat Friendly:
Intelligence:
Trainability:
Child Friendly:
Playfulness:
Watchdog Ability:

Coat Colors

The recognised colors of the Biewer are: black, white, and brown.

Life Expectancy

The Biewer has a life expectancy of 10 to 13 years.

Height and Weight

The Biewer typically weighs between 45 to 80 pounds, placing it on the heavier end of dog breeds. It's typically 18 to 25 inches in height.
Gender Weight Range Height Range
Male 55 pounds - 80 pounds 20 inches - 25 inches
Feamle 45 pounds - 70 pounds 18 inches - 24 inches

Food Consumption in Cups

The Biewerwill require on average 2.0 cups of dog food daily for proper nutrition.

Biewer Photos

View all Biewer photos below in the Pettium Biewer photo gallery.