The name Yorkshire Terrier was not given to them right from the beginning. Primarily, this dog breed was called the Broken Haired Scotch Terrier. It was in 1874 that the breed was officially named as the Yorkshire Terrier.
Yorkshire Terriers need an environment that is peaceful and calm, as they are very easily stressed out. They can become anxious in certain situations, like when kids are being kids and running around playing as they do. Yorkshire Terriers can potentially snap out and bite when they feel its all too much for them, here we explain!