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Looking for a new Home...

To rescue a Yorkie, a minimum donation to Yorkshire Terrier National Rescue is required based upon on the age and condition of the dog and medical expenses incurred beginning at $150 plus a $25 fee for Microchipping. Each dog is Microchipped before going to it's new home. Read about our Microchip Policy here.

If you are interested in a Yorkie that is not in your home state, you may still send an inquiry, however, every effort is first made to place the dogs locally, however in some circumstances we do allow the adopted families to come pick the dogs from their foster home.

We tend to have more people willing to rescue our Yorkies than we have dogs available. While this may mean that you may have to wait a considerable amount of time before a rescue becomes available, it is the best possible situation for our Yorkies needing new "forever" homes. You must fill out the form to be put on the waiting list, and someone in your area will contact you.

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Adoption Fee

Available Rescue's Below:

Southern California

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Grace / Adoption donation is $100

October 2017
This precious little girl is Grace. She is estimated to be about 12 years old. She is very friendly, sweet, and quiet. She enjoys sitting on your lap, or beside you on the couch. She gives kisses upon request. She loves her food, but most of all, she loves to go for a walk. She is good in the car, although she will walk around the car to different windows if not confined. She gets along very well with other small dogs, but has not been seen with cats, or large dogs. She gets along with children over the age of 8 as long as they are mature enough to handle small dogs.

Unfortunately, Grace's teeth have not been well taken care of, but due to a heart murmur, anesthetic dental cleaning is not an option for her. Because of the heart murmur, Grace may need to be on medication for the rest of her life, but because of her small size, the cost will be minimal. Grace is a small girl weighing in at 6.9 pounds, and she's a beautiful black and silver Yorkie. She is full of love. Grace would do well in a home with a stay-at-home mom or dad, or other small dogs her size. Grace is micro chipped, vaccinated, heart worm tested (negative) and is spayed. If you're looking for a great companion, put "GRACE" on your application. Adoption donation is $100.00, includes microchip.

Nicky & Rocky
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Nicky & Rocky / Adoption donation is $700

November 2016
Nicky and Rocky are two homebody buddies. They are not brothers, but love each other even more than brothers if that is possible, so we wonít separate them. Both little guys are 7 years old. Rocky is the bigger brother at 10 lbs. Nicky is little bro at 8 lbs. They havenít been out in the world much, but foster mom says that they get along well with other dogs and are a delight to have in the home. These cuties have been brought up to date on their vaccinations, been heart worm and fecal tested ( negative) and were given a nice going over by the Vet as well. The exam and blood work show these guys to be healthy little tykes. Both boys had full dental cleanings so they are more than ready to find a brand new furever home for the holidays. Please fill out an application now if you are looking for a double dose of unconditional love and affection. Adoption donation is $700.00, including microchips.

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Paddywak / Adoption donation is $250

May 2016
Paddywak came to us from a high kill shelter in L.A. He seemed so very small and compliant, not especially reactive for an 11 year old boy. He had never been nuetered and his breath could knock you over from bad teeth long uncared for. When he was placed in the home among the greeting family of yorkies he seemed ready to do his job which seemed to be mounting any willing volunteers. There were none and he was quickly rebuffed and soon avoided. Paddywak had to learn a new way of life. From his reaction to things this little boy had never been talked to, loved or played with by a human and apparently was only bred to reproduce. Housetraining was a puzzle to him and affection quite foreign.

Today this little boy is a new "person". He has had all his shots, neutered and fresh breath. His teeth cleaning really meant removing rotted teeth that didn't even bleed.....there was only infection left in the gums. He is healing, happy and attached at the lap. Sit down and he becomes part of you, move to the next room and he is by your feet. Bedtime is the best time because then he is snuggled up next to you in bed. Life has never been so good ! He is cautious with strangers but always gentle. When the others bark at imagined bad mailmen and other dangers Paddywak joins in but nothing comes out. Wherever he lived before they made sure he didn't complain so they had him debarked.

Little guy, big love now. He is ready for his best home ever! Adoption Donation is $250, includes microchip.

Northern California


Honey/ Adoption donation $800

November 2017
Hello Honey! This little Yorkie mix gal has been given the perfect name. Sheís a beautiful golden color and is sweet as can be. Honey is about 1 1/2 to 2 years old and weighs 8 pounds. She is microchipped, vaccinated and spayed. Honey is housebroken and crate trained as well. She is the biggest cuddlier, always parking herself right on top of foster mom. She is friendly, social and gets along well with other dogs. Please take this honey home for the holidays. Adoption donation is $800.00, includes microchip.

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Elvis/ Adoption donation $600

October 2017
Hey Folks- Elvis is in the building! This 2 year old pup Ain't Nothing but a Hound Dog, of Yorkie/Long Haired Chihuahua parents. He is a lanky 9 lbs of hunka-hunka burning love. Elvis is a bit shy with strangers and needs a family to teach him how having dog manners opens up a whole world of going for bye-bye rides and sleeping on his human's beds.

Elvis is fully vaccinated, heart worm negative, micro chipped, neutered and has had a blood chemistry panel also. This guy is a bit underweight, but his appetite is good so he should fill out quickly. We want Elvis to go to a home where he can run in a yard or park and have a dog buddy that likes to play as much as he does. Don't let Elvis leave the building before you get a chance to meet him, so fill out an adoption application now with his name on it. Adoption donation is $600.00, including micro chip.

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Goldie/ Adoption donation $600

October 2017
If you are a single person looking for a dog to be your best friend, Goldie is your girl. She bonds to one person and doesn't care much for any one else. She gets along with other dogs, but doesn't like them as much as her favorite human. She has been trained to use a doggie door to let herself out to potty. Goldie is good in the car and is learning to walk on a leash. Miss Goldie is 9.4 lbs and is approximately 5 years old. Goldie is microchipped, fully vaccinated, heartworm and fecal tested ( negative) as well as just had a thorough dental cleaning. She is already on her third home, through no fault of her own.

If you can give this little one the stability of a forever home, where you are at home more often than not, fill out an adoption application now with Goldie's name on it. Adoption donation is $600.00, including microchip.

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Cash / Adoption donation $500

October 2017
This is Cash, the cutest and sweetest little Yorkie - Long Hair Chihuahua mix you have ever seen. He's only 2 years old and weighs just 7 pounds. He's a little shy at first, but he warms up fast and turns on the charm. He's playful and fun loving. Cash gets along great with other dogs and likes kids and cats! He's only ever had the run of a big back yard, so the idea of walking on a leash is strange to him. He is smart and eager to please, so training him to like walks will be easy. He is a happy guy on car rides and is a quiet boy? too. Cash will come to your home fully vaccinated, microchipped, heartworm and fecal tested. He has been neutered as well as had a full Blood chemistry panel done, showing he's a healthy little handful.

Please consider Cash as the next member of your family. Fill out an application with his name on it now. Adoption donation is $ 500.00, including microchip.

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Shania / Adoption donation $550

August 2017
Shania: this little female is a Yorkie/Pomeranian mix. She is 3 years old and weighs 9 1/2 pounds. Shania is a shy girl that does best in a quiet home with maybe one other dog. She is submissive, so she doesn't mind if the other dog is a bossy one. Shania is good on a leash, loves to snuggle and rides in the car well. She uses a doggy door and is also learning to wait until she is let out into the yard when there isn't a dog door.

Shania is microchipped, fully vaccinated, heart worm and fecal tested (negative). She also had her teeth cleaned and was spayed recently. Her blood panel showed her to be in good health. If Shania sounds like the pup you have been looking for and you can commit to her for her lifetime, please put her name on your application to adopt. Adoption donation is $550.00, includes Microchip.

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Daisy / Adoption donation $600

June 2017
Daisy is about 10 years old and weighs 10 pounds. She used to spend her days and nights in a kennel nursing her latest litter of pups. That was her job - to produce puppies to sell. She is now retired from that life and is learning the joys of being a companion instead of a commodity. Daisy is super friendly and loving. She is smart too. She will go out the doggy door to do her business, but still needs reinforcement to not forget and potty inside. She loves to go where you go and never met an animal or person she didn't like. She is spayed, had a complete dental cleaning, she has been heartworm and fecal tested for parasites. Daisy is also up to date on her vaccinations and has been microchipped. Please give Daisy the sparkle she needs to live her true golden years as she was always meant to. Adoption donation is $600.00, includes microchip.

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Ella / Adoption donation $700

May 2017
Meet Ella! She is ready to meet you. She loves people and will plant her self right in your lap on on your feet if you're standing up. Ella is 5 years old and weighs 10 pounds. She is a former breeding dog. Ella has had her teeth cleaned, her vaccinations updated and she is microchipped. We had a blood panel done ( all good!) and her Fecal parasite and Heartworm tests were negative. Ella has a natural tail. She doesn't mind other dogs, but has an alpha personality so make sure any other dogs in the home are prepared to become Queen Ella's subjects. Ella is not used to being a pet, so she will have a transisition time with her new family learning proper doggie behavior in a home. She is smart and loving and truly wants to please her people.

Fill out an adoption application now. Adoption donation is $700.00, includes microchip,

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Thomas / Adoption donation is $400

December 2017
Hi! My name is Thomas. I am a six year old boy, eleven pound, tan and silver AKC registered Yorkie who lives with my foster parents, three other yorkies and a toy poodle. I get along well with all my foster siblings. I like playing with toys with my brothers and sisters but overall I am pretty reserved and enjoy quiet time with my foster parents who tell me Iím well mannered. I do have a voice but use it only when I have to. While I love humans I prefer not being around small children.

I was neutered late in my life and occasionally do a little leg lifting in the house but do my main business outside. I come with an assortment of very special YTNR belly bands to use in the house if needed. Can you help me find a forever home? Adoption donation is $400.00, includes microchip.


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Missey / Adoption donation is $225

November 2017
Little Missey is an Oregon girl who joined us in Oregon at 12.5 years old, after her mommy died. Sheís healthy and in really good shape - no cataracts, and most of her own teeth left in good condition. She is 5.5 lbs. of pure love, enjoys long walks, but also loves long naps. Sheíll wait for you on the couch or the bed, and cuddle up as soon as you join her.

Missey would not mind a doggie sibling or two, since she gets along well with other dogs. She will also be fine with being the only one soaking up all the love in the house! If you think you could be her ideal parent(s), please complete an application. She would love to be home for the holidays! Her adoption donation is $225, Microchip included.


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Oscar / Adoption donation is $300

December 2017
Oscar is a handsome 10 pd boy, who does tricks, completely housebroken and ready to find his forever home. He is twelve years old and in excellent health. Oscar doesnít like cats and has been chasing my cats every chance he gets although he hasnít hurt them he just thinks itís his duty to get them off the porch! He will make a good buddy for an active woman or man. Adoption donation is $300.00, includes microchip.