As a fellow slave to a 10yr old Labrador…
My wife and I decided to get a dog. (Translation: my wife decided to get a dog.)
The dog is a female Yorkshire terrier. Taking the description of one dog breed website, terriers are good for people who 1) don’t want a large bulky dog; 2) want a dog that’s playful and social with people; 3) likes their dog to be busy and active without demanding constant attention; and 4) want a companion that will always be alert and watchful if the local squirrels dare to come into the garden and steal your nuts.
(My day is ruined if I find that squirrels are trying to steal my nuts.)
According to the Wikipedia, the Yorkshire terrier is a small dog breed of terrier type, developed in the 19th century in the county of Yorkshire, England to catch rats in clothing mills, also used for rat-baiting.
(My week is ruined if I find…
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