Buster Brown - He is a very sweet 7 year old boy (born 7/26/03) that weighs 7 lbs. We think he is an Affenpinscher/Yorkie mix. He has a beautiful coat and a gentle and timid spirit. He is afraid of thunder and loud noises so would do best in an all adult home without a lot of commotion. He also gets along quite well with other calm dogs. He is neutured, vaccinated and received a dental cleaning all this past June 2010. He is microchipped and very healthy. He does need a bit of help with housebreaking but will use pee wee pads. Loves to be outdoors but will need a secure fenced in yard or lania. Just the sweetest little boy you'll ever meet. He was dumped by owner because they purchased a younger smaller dog. So sad. They gave up an incredibly sweet little boy.
"At the end of every leash is a best friend..."
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*If we do not have an FYR Representative in your area to do home visits, you cannot adopt from us. Please email us before filling out an application to determine if you are located outside of our area. Most of our yorkies are adopted to residents along the east coast of Florida. We do NOT have a Representative in Miami!
*Because the full past history of a rescue yorkie can never be known fully, it is our policy not to adopt to families with small children under the age of 12.
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Introducing Rigby - Rigby is a two year old male yorkie that weighs 6-7 lbs and was born on 10/13/14. He required Heart Surgery which was performed on January 28th, 2015 because of a birth defect. He was also born with a deformed leg.
His repaired heart is working well but he was left with a moderate amount of residual pulmonary arterial hypertension which requires daily meds.
He has now been neutered but his deformed leg cannot be repaired or removed. His leg doesn't bother him, there is no pain involved and he gets around very well.
He is a very sweet boy, affectionate, small dog friendly and active. It is just not advisable for him to engage in any very high energy activity because it could cause him to faint if his heart is not pumping normally.
The heart specialist said she would be happy to speak to anyone who might be interested in adopting this boy to explain what minor limitations he may have so that an informed decision could be made. Rigby has been with us for almost a year. He desperately craves a family of his very own. Would you be that special person?
Requested Adoption Donation: currently unknown
Lilly belongs to our President and she has quite a lot to say for being only three pounds. Enjoy! Posted on Facebook.
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Adoption Donation: Not yet determined.
Introducing Macey- Introducing Macey- She was born in May 2013 and currently weighs about 5 lbs. She is stunning, has a gorgeous coat of hair, very affectionate and the sweetest little pup you will ever meet. Unfortunately she was born with stiff back legs, which means her back legs do not work as well as they should. But that doesn't keep little Macey inactive; she runs, trots, climbs and stands throughout the day because in her mind she has no limitations. She was born this way and has learned how to navigate around her inconvenience. We diaper her at night because she doesn't have control over her bowels. She is spayed. She needs a special stay-at-home Mommy to adopt her. No small children. She loves other small dogs!
Introducing Magnolia - Magnolia is a Maltese Papillon mix we think. She weighs about 13 lbs. She arrived pregnant and heartworm positive. The puppies have all been adopted and her heartworms have been treated. She does have irritable bowel syndrom but it is easily manage when keeping her on her strict diet... she has no other complications except she tends to drink a lot of water so frequent walks will be necessary. She is extremely sweet and affectionate and will be your shadow 24/7.
Requested Adoption Donation: $295.00
Introducing Angel Baby - We have puppies... it doesn't happen too frequently. Angel Baby and her two sisters came from a hoarding situation with their Mother Yorkie when they were only 4 days old. All three girls were born on August 9th, 2017. Their Mother weighs about 9 lbs and we do not know which male yorkie from the home is the father of the litter but most of the dogs were larger yorkies so these little ones will be standard sized yorkies, not the tiny ones. We will continue to post photos as they age. These photos were taken when they were 7 weeks old. They will be ready to go when they are 11 weeks old and have received their second set of shots. You will be required to sign a "Spay contract." *Puppies tails are NOT docked and it's too late to do it. So all puppies will have long tails.
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Adoption Donation: $550.00
Introducing Heavenly - Heavenly from a hoarding situation with their Mother Yorkie when they were only 4 days old. Her Mother weighs about 9 lbs and we do not know which male yorkie from the home is the father of the litter but most of the dogs were larger yorkies so these little ones will be standard sized yorkies, not the tiny ones. They will be ready to go when they are 11 weeks old and have received their second set of shots. You will be required to sign a "Spay contract." *Puppies tails are NOT docked and it's too late to do it. So all puppies will have long tails.
There are plenty of videos of the puppies on our Facebook page so you might want to check it out. We have also attached a photo of the mother we have named Momma Bear... she will also be put up for adoption after she is spayed.
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Adoption Donation: $225.00
Introducing Momma Bear - we are not sure how old she is but it's obvious to us that she has had multiple litters of puppies. She is the Mom of Halo, Heavenly and Angel Baby. She weighs about 9 lbs and will be spayed, vaccinated and chipped before adoption. She was rescued from a hoarding situation where she was one of 26 yorkies found in a home that was in deplorable condition. Thankfully we were able to rescue her and her four puppies that were only 3 days old upon arrival. Unfortunately one of her puppies died but the remaining three females were saved and are now healthy and ready for their new homes.
Momma Bear will need a little training but she is very sweet and gets along with other small dogs. She has had a rough life where she wasn't cared for properly nor given much attention. She is enjoying all of the attention she is getting in foster care.
Introducing Chase- Chase is two years old. His date of birth is 12/18/14. He weighs approximately 4 1/2 lbs and is such an adorable little boy.
Notes from his foster mom - "Chase is precious! His coat is soft and shiny. He is sweet, playful, gets along well with other dogs, good in the car, walks well on a leash and he is NOT a barker. :)
Also, he loves to go out for short walks and goes potty outside. He likes to be near you and will stretch out next to you on the sofa and will follow you around the house. He gives kisses. At night, he sleeps in a pen in our kitchen....with out a peep. He does not soil in the pen or in the house (at least so far) :) He's pretty perfect!"
He will be completely vetted before he is ready for adoption... neutered, updated on vaccinations, microchipped, etc.
Adoption Donation: $100.00
Introducing Zoey - Zoey is approximately ten years old. She is very short and very tiny but weighs a chunky 5 lbs. She has very very short legs and as cute as a button. She had an infection in her Gall Bladder which has been sucessfully treated with medication. She has also been diagnosed with Cushings Disease. If you are not sure what that is and you are interested in adopting her, we would suggest you contact your Veterinarian for a full explanation of her future care.
She has a very healthy appetite and does well on the food we are currently feeding her. She has a tendency to gulp her food and water so care must be given to make sure she doesn't eat too quickly. She is also blind in one eye but sees quite well with her other one. She has a very round belly which is a side effect of the Cushings Disease so her diet must be monitored carefully so she doesn't gain anymore weight.
She is small dog friendly and very affection. She will bark for her food but is a relatively very quiet little girl. She just needs a new home filled with love.
Introducing Bindi - Bindi is 8 months old now and weighs a little less than 5 lbs. She is a Yorkie Poodle mix and "to die for cute." She is very playful, has lots of energy and is friendly with other small dogs. She is totally pee wee paper trained. So far she has hit the paper every single time in her foster home. She will be ready for adoption soon. She will be up to date on all vaccinations, spayed and microchipped. If you are interested in adopting this little one please fill out our online adoption application.
Introducing Pookie - Pookie is 12 years old and was born on Christmas Day. He weighs 3.8 lbs but needs to gain weight. He has a very sad story and we are hoping we can find a special person who will adopt him and love him for the rest of his life. His first owner gave him to someone when Pookie was 6 years old. His new owner was eldery and she recently died. Unfortunately her body was not found for quite a while and Pookie was left with no food or water. Thankfully Pookie is a tough little guy and although he is thin, he is in good shape.
His eyes are bright and he is an active senior, is small dog friendly and does enjoy being outside to do his business but does pee on pee pads as well. We are not yet sure if he it totally housebroken tho as he has had some accidents.
He will be neutered this week. He has some teeth that need to be removed. He will be brought up to date on his vaccinated and micro-chipped. Then he will be ready for his new home.
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We have been working with Bing now for several months and we feel that he is improving enought to be adopted. He is a special little case, he is! He doesn't like kids or other animals. He is a bit feisty and temperamental but this is caused from a life of previous abuse. He sleeps with us at night and will press up as closely as he can to our body... he does OK with other dogs but doesn't like to share us with them so he will be best adopted as an only dog.
He weighs a very tiny 3.7 lbs. He has a tiny bark that sounds like a parrot, which is kind of totally adorable and the sounds that come out of his tiny mouth sound more like words instead of "woofs."
He has now been neutered, (hopefully this will calm him down a bit) micro-chipped, vaccinated, and thankfully has had his remaining four teeth removed. He likes being carried around and loves his stroller. Bing acts like such a tough guy but I think he is just afraid. He would do best with either an older single or married couple who have a lot of patience. He would do well with someone who is home more often than not. He needs to learn how to trust humans again. He desperately wants to.
He does his pee pee on papers and seems pretty good about it. He also likes to sun himself on the screened in lanai but walking him down the street is not something you will probably be able to do because he really hates a harness. Like REALLY! I wish he could talk so he could tell me all that has happened to him. We are not sure how old he is, a good guess would be about 8 or so. I am going to be very picky about where he goes.... because he has been through so much already and I want him to live the rest of his life in peace and comfort. (Oh and the hat was photo-shopped on... no way would he have ever allowed that on his head either. lol)
Adoption Donation: $150.00