• whats-for-dinner
    January 30, 2016

    Can dogs eat people food?

    OK there ARE some people foods that your Morkie can eat from time to time. But it’s not a good idea to feed him people food all the time, even ...
  • What should I feed my Morkie
    January 27, 2016

    Nutrition 101: What do dogs need?

    To stay healthy and happy, your Morkie needs protein, a good source of fat, some carbohydrates and key vitamins and minerals. And of course, these ing...
  • How much do you know about Morkies?
    January 24, 2016

    How much do you know about Morkies?

    Take our first quiz on AboutMorkies and see what YOU know about the Morkie. Half Yorkshire Terrier and half Maltese dog, Morkies are a delightful mixe...
  • Adopt a Morkie
    January 20, 2016

    Should I rescue a Morkie from a shelter?...

    Getting a Morkie?  Chances are you will buy it from a reliable person who breeds them as a hobby. Or, you’ll choose to get one from a shelter ...
  • Flease are no circus for your Morkie
    January 18, 2016

    Tiny dog surrendered because of fleas

    Dogster Magazine recently reported a heartbreaking story. The staff at the Sacramento SPCA arrived on Saturday morning to find a little dog in a car...
  • Untitled 4.pages
    January 15, 2016

    The dog harness and your Morkie

    The best collar for your Morkie is a harness. Why? When you walk your Morkie with a leash and collar, his delicate neck can get injured. Both Malte...
  • Dog leash with collars
    January 13, 2016

    Dog collars – the good, the bad, t...

    Dog collars for your Morkie… should be easy, right?  Well, yes and no.  Read on about the best, the worst and the OK choices in dog collars f...
  • The Yorkshire Terrier
    January 11, 2016

    All about the YORKIE

    Do you understand your Morkie and why he behaves the way he does? Is your Morkie more Yorkshire Terrier or more Maltese? And what are the difference...
  • 6 things you can do to help animals
    December 15, 2015

    6 ways to help animals this winter

    PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) has a great list of things we can do to help animals in 2016. It’s horrible to think of, but ...
  • small dogs that don't shed
    November 12, 2015

    Morkies – and other small dogs ...

    Wait, don’t all dogs shed? Yes.  Technically all dogs shed – because like us, they cast off microscopic bits of skin daily called dander...
  • morkie-and-cat copy
    February 4, 2016

    Is your Morkie a fraidy cat?

    Do you have a nervous Morkie? Is your dog really afraid or just pulling your leg? Although many aspects of Small Dog Syndrome and Dog Separation Anxi...