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Snake Bites and your pet .pdf

What do you do?
Added: 2015-03-13 10:41


Cesars Way Caesar Milan THE DOG WHISPERERS SA MAG tells it all.PDF

Doggie hand me downs - sad but TRUE
Added: 2014-10-14 16:14


ACANA .docx

Our dogs and pups are fed with ACANA and ACANA ONLY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Added: 2014-07-12 08:30


TOXIC FOODS FOR DOGS.pdf

Foods to be avoided when feeding your dog.
Added: 2014-07-10 11:10


GENUINE TEACUPS.pdf

Genuine teacup pups and dogs, NOT SUITED TO EVERYONE....
Added: 2014-06-13 11:27


FORM FOR FUN DAY ENTRIES.pdf

HAPPY HOUNDS FUND RAISING EVENT, 30 MARCH 2014...
Added: 2014-03-26 10:25


PROBLEM BREEDERS PROBLEM OWNERS.pdf

Information received regarding dogs purchased, dog sizes discussed etc, parvo virus explained and more
Added: 2014-02-05 14:23


PROBLEM BREEDERS PROBLEM OWNERS.pdf

Information received regarding dogs purchased, dog sizes discussed etc, parvo virus explained and more
Added: 2014-02-05 14:22


Heatroke.pdf

How to handle heatstroke in your pets
Added: 2014-01-18 16:12


Teacup yorkies.pdf

More info on this sized pup/dog.
Added: 2013-06-20 14:31


Are you suited to owning the GENUINE teacup yorkie.pdf

All you need to know.........
Added: 2013-02-06 13:10


A MOTHERS LOVE.docx

Unbelievable photo's showing the devotion of a mother to her pups......
Added: 2012-10-25 08:26


UNDERSTANDING KENNEL COUGH.pdf

KENNEL COUGH - A cough that just arrives out of the blue mostly in the colder months of the year....
Added: 2012-05-07 11:22


UNDERSTANDING Parvovirus .pdf

Parvovirus - (Cat flu) in young adults and puppies. How to avoid ending up in this situation - treatment, signs etc.
Added: 2012-05-07 10:50


DNA and DNA PROFILING.pdf

There can be NO grey areas regarding what DNA and DNA profiling is all about and what it determines and what it does not determine, once you have read this article written for MIJOY by a Professional.
Added: 2012-04-23 12:26


Rescue thank you safe at last.docx

The attached story tells it all............
Added: 2012-02-25 10:10


A thousand words could not explain this.pdf

There is always hope.......
Added: 2012-01-17 12:20


Oster grooming.pdf

Added: 2011-12-17 10:12


MOBILE DOG PARLOURS CREAM OF THE CROP.docx

Cream of the crop mobile dog parlours...... at your service
Added: 2011-10-20 14:37


MOD SKWOD PROMO.pdf

Remember your yorkie, fun items to choose from
Added: 2011-09-27 16:16


Animals have feelings are intelligent.pdf

Before you think of any animals being stupid, uncaring and unfeeling, follow down on this article
Added: 2011-09-22 10:19


MORE INFO ON PARLOURS BOTH MOBILE SHOP PARLOURS.docx

Professionals in their field of keeping your adored pet in stunning coat.
Added: 2011-09-11 09:10


BURNS.pdf

Great treatment at hand for burns
Added: 2011-08-01 09:51


Gender Choices .pdf

Thinking of adopting a new pup - male or female?
Added: 2011-07-29 11:19


Please assist MISSING YOUNG ADULT MALE.pdf

Details attached
Added: 2011-07-25 11:16


Grooming Equipment latest catologue.pdf

All you need for home and professional grooming at this one stop shop.
Added: 2011-07-10 11:44


No more problems with bad breath plaque tartar buildup or bleeding gums Plaque off.pdf

No more problems with bad breath, plaque, tartar buildup or bleeding gums. Plaque off.
Added: 2011-06-30 11:23


STOMAX.pdf

Stomach problems from unknown origins?
Added: 2011-06-30 11:21


SASHAS BLEND.pdf

Do your have a pooch with a joint problem? Cartilage problems - here is your answer to healthy healing
Added: 2011-06-30 11:05


Do you call yourself an ANIMAL LOVER.pdf

You can make a difference to the future of unwanted animals...............
Added: 2011-06-10 10:22


PLEASE HELP PLEASE HELP WE NEED HOMES URGENTLY .pdf

These dogs are in urgent need of loving, forever homes...... please help if you can.
Added: 2011-06-10 09:02


WAMPUM ACCESSORIES.pdf

WAMPUM quality, professional accessories for your grooming
Added: 2011-06-07 18:17


WAMPUM.pdf

Wampum - products on offer - spoil yourself by using these products on your treasured pooch....
Added: 2011-06-07 17:03


Why do dogs eat grass Thank you to meradog.pdf

Why do dogs eat grass, explained....
Added: 2011-05-30 09:13


Against all odds.docx

Prem pup survives.........
Added: 2011-05-29 14:27


Sterilisation.pdf

How important is it to sterilise your pet?
Added: 2011-05-29 12:53


STERILISING YOUR PET .pdf

The importance of being a responsible pet owner
Added: 2011-05-29 12:52


IDENTIPET MICRO CHIPPING.pdf

All you need to know about S.A's leading micro chipping company IDENTIPET market leaders in SA.
Added: 2011-05-26 11:15


FOOD THIEF.pdf

Another article written by top ANIMAL BEHAVIOURIST for this site - KATHERINE BROWN
Added: 2011-05-02 13:28


STEMPET PART 2.JPG

Helping your pet NATURALLY
Added: 2011-04-29 08:20


STEMPET.JPG

Helping your pet NATURALLY.........
Added: 2011-04-29 08:15


STEMPET.JPG

Helping your pet NATURALLY...........
Added: 2011-04-29 08:13


Letter from our mail bag.pdf

Why did my small yorkie pup die?
Added: 2011-04-26 14:46


CHINCHILLA GOODS.pdf

Everything for the chinchilla - buy direct from the importer..............
Added: 2011-04-22 11:58


REMOVING KITTENS THIS CAN HAPPEN TO A DOG AS WELL.pdf

This too can happen to a dog, as well as MILK FEVER....
Added: 2011-04-02 10:32


SAFETY AND THE ULTRA TINY YORKIE.pdf

Safety hints and advice to rear that tiny
Added: 2011-03-29 13:36


Deworming.pdf

What you need to know about deworming your pup/dog?
Added: 2011-03-28 16:34


doggy paddle.pdf

Hydrotherapy / Rehabilitation for your PET.
Added: 2011-03-21 13:10


WALKING YOUR DOG.pdf

All you need to know about WALKIES>>>>>>>>>>>>
Added: 2011-03-08 15:01


DOGGIE PARLOURS.pdf

Recommended doggie parlours from our readers and yorkie owners
Added: 2011-03-03 16:09


Hypoglycaemic what you should know.pdf

Interesting information
Added: 2011-02-20 09:57


HYPOGLYCAEMIA WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW.pdf

Interesting facts about Hypoglycaemia......
Added: 2011-02-20 09:52


DOGS CHASING CATS.pdf

Some handy info about Dogs chasing cats..........
Added: 2011-02-06 10:23


THE WALK.pdf

All you need to know about walking your DOG
Added: 2011-02-06 10:21


ARE DOGS COLOURBLIND MERA.pdf

Added: 2011-02-01 16:00


YORKIES chasing CATS.pdf

Added: 2011-01-20 15:23


FUR.pdf

Did you know??????????
Added: 2010-12-02 10:23


Mail from a YORKIE owner.pdf

Introducing new dogs to each other...................
Added: 2010-11-19 11:44


Did you KNOW a few interesting points.pdf

Our top priority to educate the public.
Added: 2010-11-10 10:16


TINY TOTS.pdf

32 years of owning that VERY small yorkie baby.....
Added: 2010-11-10 10:14


AGRESSION YOUR DOG.pdf

AGRESSIVE BEHAVIOUR IN DOGS..........
Added: 2010-10-24 13:03


How to do a TOPKNOT.pdf

An easy way to do that topknot for your Yorkie.
Added: 2010-09-28 12:11


TICK REMOVAL THE SAFE WAY.........pdf

How to remove a tick SAFELY from your treasured pet and ???YOURSELF???
Added: 2010-08-26 08:53


BREEDS - katherine Brown DOG BEHAVIOURIST.pdf

from the pen of Katherine Brown - DOG BEHAVIOURIST - another article of interest
Added: 2010-08-20 08:54


Spring is just around the corner.......pdf

Do the necessary before the summer starts..
Added: 2010-08-17 07:54


Does your dogpuppy eat faeces(POO).pdf

The answers you have been looking for regarding Poo eating???
Added: 2010-08-17 07:24


THE YORKSHIRE TERRIER COAT.pdf

All you need to know - about the coat puppy - to three years of age
Added: 2010-08-16 09:27


Shzen - Part 3..pdf

The latest report on Sh'Zen
Added: 2010-08-01 08:41


DONNYS DAD.pdf

A true heartwarming story - from one animal lover to another......
Added: 2010-07-12 08:41


What SIZE is the right size.pdf

What size yorkie is suited to you...........
Added: 2010-07-09 09:15


ARTICLE FROM A DOG BEHAVIOURIST...........pdf

DOMESTICATION
Added: 2010-06-18 09:42


DO I qualify.pdf

A readers letter, asking if she is a suitable TINY'S owner???
Added: 2010-04-22 12:42


Sushi in Dubai.doc

Added: 2009-07-27 19:26


Newsletter July issue 2009.doc

Added: 2009-07-26 11:09

 
Jumbalina returns update 27 October 2015 - 2015-10-27

  JUMBALINA RETURNS… Hi to all you nature lovers out there. I am sure some of you remember JUMBO who became JUMBALINA as she matured and by her call we realised this was a female and not a male. My granddaughter Rhaene rescued her,  when we saw her on our driveway surrounded by three cats.  She had obviously got lost ... more

Jumbalina returns update 27 October 2015 - 2015-10-27

HI there all you nature lovers. An egyptian gosling was seen on our driveway in 2013 surrounded by a few cats. My young granddaughter rushed outside to do the rescue.   She called the Gosling JUMBO and the only way we could raise JUMBO was to buy two baby chicks, which we did.  Jumbo and those chicks grew up to adulthood and ... more

YOU ARE INVITED - FUN DAY..... come and join in the fun.... - 2014-03-26

    Happy Hound is having a FUN DAY, in aid of BORDER COLLIE RESCUE and ANIMAL INSTINCTS NPO.   Please come and join us for a fantastic day out for a very good cause!   Day: Sunday 30th March 2014 Time: 10h00- 15h00 Cost: R20, 00 per dog per class   Classes Include:   Most Ado... more

Geraldine - Pencil Sketch Artist, her story.... - 2014-03-02

From: pencilsketchartist@gmail.com [mailto:pencilsketchartist@gmail.com] Sent: Saturday, March 01, 2014 8:32 PM To: mijoy@wam.co.za Subject: Fw: for cat and dog breeders   Sent via my BlackBerry from Vodacom - let your email find you! From: Geraldine Swan Date: Sat, 1 Mar 2014 04:58:14 ... more

ACANA - THE BEST NUTRITION MONEY CAN BUY............. - 2013-10-29

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Sterilisation of your male puppy - 2013-06-10

Sterilisation know the facts… So many people wanting a male pup – the reason being???? Well they need not be sterilized. WELL they should be.  WHY???? It is amazing that in this day and age so few people actually know the benefits of sterilizing their pet be it dog or cat. NO marking of territory, in other words, no lifti... more

Sterilisation of your male puppy - 2013-06-10

Sterilisation know the facts… So many people wanting a male pup – the reason being???? Well they need not be sterilized. WELL they should be.  WHY???? It is amazing that in this day and age so few people actually know the benefits of sterilizing their pet be it dog or cat. NO marking of territory, in other words, no lifti... more

Sterilisation of your male puppy - 2013-06-10

Sterilisation know the facts… So many people wanting a male pup – the reason being???? Well they need not be sterilized. WELL they should be.  WHY???? It is amazing that in this day and age so few people actually know the benefits of sterilizing their pet be it dog or cat. NO marking of territory, in other words, no lifti... more

Sterilisation of your male puppy - 2013-06-10

Sterilisation know the facts… So many people wanting a male pup – the reason being???? Well they need not be sterilized. WELL they should be.  WHY???? It is amazing that in this day and age so few people actually know the benefits of sterilizing their pet be it dog or cat. NO marking of territory, in other words, no lifti... more

Anaesthetics........... - 2013-06-05

HOW to avoid complications with a tiny yorkie and an anaesthetic….   We must all realise that having an anaesthetic carries certain risks, be it for us humans or an animal………..   so one way or another, there is always a risk factor. There are certain anaesthetics available that are supposedly 100%... more

- 2013-02-11

SO MUCH MORE THAN JUST A TINY DOG???? Over the last good few months, actually years,  I am becoming more and more frustrated with people who just do not seem to realize what a GENUINE TEACUP DOG is all about.  The reason MIJOY explain it, as best as we can, 24/7  365days a year.  This is what a teacup dog is all about.&nbs... more

SO much more than just a TINY DOG......... - 2013-02-11

SO MUCH MORE THAN JUST A TINY DOG???? Over the last good few months, actually years,  I am becoming more and more frustrated with people who just do not seem to realize what a GENUINE TEACUP DOG is all about.  The reason MIJOY explain it, as best as we can, 24/7  365days a year.  This is what a teacup dog is all about.&nbs... more

Fireworks by laws in Johannesburg and surround - 2012-11-07

 FIREWORKS  BY LAWS   City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality EMERGENCY SERVICES BY-LAWS (PUBLISHED IN PROVINCIAL GAZETTE EXTRAORDINARY NO 179 DATED 21 MAY 2004 UNDER NOTICE NO.826)     CHAPTER 3 CONTROL OF FIREWORKS 30. Use of fireworks prohibited in certain circumstances 31. Fireworks displays p... more

PETS AND YOUR INFANT/CHILD............ - 2012-08-29

 Pets and your infant - children... An article in a very popular weekly mag discussed infants and pets in the home. Mainly cats and dogs. Researchers found out that an infant of a year and under had far less inner ear infections and the need to be treated with antibiotics if there were pets in the house, than infants with NO pets in ... more

PETS AND YOUR INFANT/CHILD............ - 2012-08-29

 Pets and your infant - children... An article in a very popular weekly mag discussed infants and pets in the home. Mainly cats and dogs. Researchers found out that an infant of a year and under had far less inner ear infections and the need to be treated with antibiotics if there were pets in the house, than infants with NO pets in ... more

Questions and answers moved from the main website page.... - 2012-08-01

 Please check if your questions are listed below -  I have had so many mails sent in, in recent times, hopefully your question is answered below. Taping biewers ears � well the larger sized dogs are usually the one�s ears needing to be taped, the smaller the yorkie or biewer the less likelihood taping will be... more

UNDERSTANDING - RABIES..... - 2012-06-12

 UNDERSTANDING   RABIES ...... Rabies has been mentioned for a while now, last year and the year before that, cases appearing in Gauteng, now it is causing havoc in KwaZulu Natal.  How does one become infected? People become infected via the saliva of infected animals, it can be a bite wound, a lick that the saliva from a... more

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UNDERSTANDING POISONING OF PETS - 2012-05-11

By Dr. Natli Coetzee Various agricultural insecticide products as well as  products used to control external parasites on animals are available on the market.   A lot of these products contain organophosphates or carbamates as active ingredients (the poison).    Carbamates and organophosphates are related t... more

Teacup sized dogs and the small pocket size yorkie.......... - 2012-04-16

 TEACUP SIZED DOGS AND THE SMALL POCKET SIZE YORKIE I always advise interested parties who approach me for the smaller dogs, that they are pretty rare, in some cases major rare. Teacup adult sized dogs at 600 � 800gms are RARE and periodically one comes across an 800gm dog,  but it is a walking skeleton, NO substance... more

Choosing the sex of your pup. - 2012-03-29

 Male or Female, BITCH or DOG, girl or boy??? Very often people are faced with the decision of what sex of pup to purchase.  Most people have fixed ideas, some will say we only ever have males, while others will say no girls for me, I do not want that lifting of the leg story. WELL if you neuter your pups at a young age, the males... more

Your dogs teeth...... - 2012-03-06

 WITH THANKS TO DOG SOLUTIONS FOR THIS ARTICLE.   Just like people, dogs can break or fracture their teeth.  And just like us, they get gum disease too.  Dogs are five times more likely to get gum disease than humans for a couple of reasons.  First, dogs have a more alkaline mouth, which promotes plaque... more

Your dogs teeth...... - 2012-03-06

 WITH THANKS TO DOG SOLUTIONS FOR THIS ARTICLE.   Just like people, dogs can break or fracture their teeth.  And just like us, they get gum disease too.  Dogs are five times more likely to get gum disease than humans for a couple of reasons.  First, dogs have a more alkaline mouth, which promotes plaque... more

SCRATCHY SKIN - eco vet - 2012-02-28

 ECO-  S  CRATCH FOR ANIMAL USE ONLY Reg. No. G3045 (Act 36/1947) IND ICAT IONS This is an oral homoeopathic remedy for the treatment of animals with dry eczema and other skin problems. It assists in the treatment of: � Allergies - skin, alopecia, dandruff � Ear discharge, ear eczema of ear flap, ear sha... more

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Poems written by a Yorkie owner as she realised it was time to let her baby go...... - 2012-02-16

Thank you so much M for these poems. I know only too well the pain and suffering one goes through when losing a much loved pet. Our sympathies to you. Thank you for sharing your touching story of your little guys life with me. Love Joyce    From: MW  Sent: 16 February 2012 11:30 AM To: mijoy@wam.co.za Subject: To My Baby &quo... more

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Poems written by a Yorkie owner as she realised it was time to let her baby go...... - 2012-02-16

Thank you so much M for these poems. I know only too well the pain and suffering one goes through when losing a much loved pet. Our sympathies to you. Thank you for sharing your touching story of your little guys life with me. Love Joyce    From: MW  Sent: 16 February 2012 11:30 AM To: mijoy@wam.co.za Subject: To My Baby &quo... more

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CAR SEATS - SAFE AND SECURE - 2012-01-02

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CAR SEATS - SAFE AND SECURE - 2012-01-02

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HOLIDAYS AHEAD - YOUR PET - 2011-12-06

 HOLIDAY TIME AGAIN.....   Once again we are headed for a super holiday season.  Loads of people are headed to the coast and the coast people are normally headed to another coastal area and possibly even inland.  All having such fun and the time of their life..  Family gatherings � great fun. Have you... more

DOGGIE PARLOURS - MOBILE - 2011-10-20

 A warm welcome to Driven 2 Groom another cream of the crop parlour added to our list. Driven-2-Groom is an owner supervised operation where we strive to you give and your dog the best possible service. We provide you with a CLEAN, STRESS-FREE, GENTLE, CAGE FREE, ONE-on-ONE pampering experience, and YOU total peace of mind. The team ar... more

DOGGIE PARLOURS - MOBILE - 2011-10-20

 A warm welcome to Driven 2 Groom another cream of the crop parlour added to our list. Driven-2-Groom is an owner supervised operation where we strive to you give and your dog the best possible service. We provide you with a CLEAN, STRESS-FREE, GENTLE, CAGE FREE, ONE-on-ONE pampering experience, and YOU total peace of mind. The team ar... more

A true story about a dog - her Master - 9/11 - 2011-10-04

 NOT ALL HEROS ARE PEOPLE   James Crane worked on the 101st floor of Tower 1 of the World Trade Center .. He is blind so he has a golden retriever named Daisy. After the plane hit 20 stories below, James knew that he was doomed, so he let Daisy go, out of an act of love. She darted away into the darkened hallway... more

A bit premature but take note. - 2011-08-27

THIS ARTICLE IS A BIT PREMATURE ABOUT THE SUMMER - HOWEVER, WE HAVE SEEN REPEATED CASES OF BILLARY THIS ENTIRE WINTER, SO ONE THING IS FOR SURE, THE TICKS ARE STILL VERY MUCH AROUND........    Summer is here �..   Summer has once again arrived and with it the possible onslaught of both ticks and fleas.  As I a... more

TALES FROM A DOG BEHAVIOURIST - Myths & Legends - 2011-07-02

 TALES FROM A DOG BEHAVIOURIST: Myths and Legends I�m going to be blunt: there�s a lot of rubbish out there about how to correctly treat and raise dogs. And it�s generally the same rubbish! I hear the same things repeated from client to client, person to person. Much of my job involves dispelling th... more

TALES FROM A DOG BEHAVIOURIST - Myths & Legends - 2011-07-02

 TALES FROM A DOG BEHAVIOURIST: Myths and Legends I�m going to be blunt: there�s a lot of rubbish out there about how to correctly treat and raise dogs. And it�s generally the same rubbish! I hear the same things repeated from client to client, person to person. Much of my job involves dispelling th... more

CAR SEATS - Introducing the VOYAGER - 2011-06-08

    ORDER YOURS NOW    3P's Practical Pet Products [3ps@whalemail.co.za]... more

Why do DOGS dig???? Thank you to MERA for allowing us to use this article on our site. - 2011-05-02

  Why do dogs love to dig? For some dog owners digging incites a mild sigh, yet evidently for others it can be a real problem: Landscaping: by the dog! Our four-legged friends will convert almost any piece of soil into a huge crater with great enthusiasm. One should try to redirect this behaviour. We will give you some advice: Learn wh... more

BOOKS BOOKS AND MORE BOOKS................. - 2011-05-01

 Winter around the corner..... brrrrrrrrrrr...  consider purchasing a book of knitting patterns available from MEG  email address   megs20@gmail.com Megs dog book Price list   Tfh books with dvd R100 (various breeds available)   The guide to owning a..R70 (various breeds available) &... more

An alternative method in treating your pets skin problems............... - 2011-04-14

 HOW TO SOLVE YOUR PET�S SKIN CONDITIONS ®       www.vondis.co.za                          www.shop.vondis.co.za   Almost every pet suffers from some sort of skin c... more

Please meet SHEBA - 2011-03-31

 Please meet SHEBA a cross collie rescue. She came to us a good many years ago when she was about 2 years of age, she is now close on 16 if not 16. She was the SPCA�s dog in Roodepoort at the time, when Marlene De Beer was manager. Sheba and her partner in crime Marmie, another cross bred dog were misbehaving and killi... more

DON'T START HAVING PROBLEMS IN THE FIRST PLACE. - 2011-03-29

 PROBLEMATIC  SKIN,  HEALTH PROBLEMS ���� I personally have never had problems with itching, dull, dry, oily skin and coats. BUT there again, I only feed a proper dog diet and do not add this and that.  I do believe the minute treats, sweets, chicken, table scraps and the likes... more

SAFE WAY TO REMOVE A TICK,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, - 2011-03-17

  Tick Removal - Don't let it be said that you were negligent or indifferent when removing a tick from your client's pet.  It is ALWAYS a BAD IDEA to remove a tick with ones hands. All too often, especially in South Africa, Veterinarians and Groomers are reduced to using their hands or fingers to remove a tick. ... more

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 14 March 2011   Hi there,   Tallulah is looking for a home. She is very sweet and easy-going - but definitely needs a companion, so a home with other dogs would be ideal. She is very gentle and used to children.   Please let me know if you or anyone you know is interested.   Best regards, Kare... more

That dreaded RINGWORM problem - 2011-03-04

 From: Christine  Sent: 03 March 2011 01:29 PM To: mijoy@wam.co.za Subject: Hallo there   I saw your blog on the ringworm.(Omlope)  Thank you so much for all your advice. That is really helping. My 2 yorkies of 1.5 years old both got ringworm. I suspect it happend at the new doggy palour I took them to for about 3 m... more

TWISTED WHISKERS PET DELI & SPA - 2011-02-10

   TWISTED WHISKERS PET DELI & SPA Come and have a look at our new Spa Lavish Range of colognes, shampoo's, conditioners, bubble bath and facial scrub (specially formulated for your white coated dogs). Not only do they smell divine but they each serve a different purpose and there is one to suit every pets need and type o... more

Sterilizing your dog.............. - 2011-01-08

Sterilization of your pet. A calmer, happier content dog.   It is sad to note how many people are either uninterested, uneducated (I do not mean this in an obnoxious way) or simply do not want to spend the money to have their animal sterilized. To sterilize we mean spay the female and neuter the male.  This can be done at... more

PARROTS AND YOUR YORKIE....... - 2010-12-09

I received a call this week (10/11/2010)from Janice.  Janice has two of our Yorkies, which she adores. She does have one regret however, that she never got YORKIES many years ago��..  YORKIES are very special children. Janice enquired about keeping a parrot with her two Yorkies. Her friend had warned... more

Tales from a DOG BEHAVIOURIST - Grief and Mourning - 2010-12-02

TALES FROM A DOG BEHAVIOURIST: Grief and Mourning   Losing a beloved companion animal is always a difficult and heart-wrenching event. It is amazing to think that we can form bonds with another species to the extent that their loss can shatter our world. But what of members of the same species? We mourn the deaths of people clo... more

DOG DIRECTORY 2011 - 2010-11-15

Looking for a specific breed of dog - look no further. The Dog Directory. Breeders of all breeds of dog..........  ... more

CHRISTMAS AHEAD.................. - 2010-11-11

Christmas ahead �..   Puppies as gifts��..     The Festive season is fast approaching and with it the choice of gift that we all have to make, for someone special.  Often the thought of giving a bundle of fur is very appealing to some, without taking the consequences int... more

A reader sends in her experience with DIVA.......... - 2010-11-11

From: Sharon   Sent: 11 November 2010 07:46 AM To: 'Mijoy Yorkies' Subject: RE: Diva   Dear Joyce Thank you for a very informative website.  I am in the Cape and have a yorkie girl.  We decided on a yorkie last year and bought a beautiful little girl from a breeder here.  I have always visited yo... more

A choking pup or dog............ - 2010-10-29

A choking pup/dog�. I received a call yesterday (28 October 2010) from a member of the public, telling me of her horrific experience when her small yorkie started choking on a piece of chicken she had been fed by her daughter.  The YORKIE is a smallish dog weighing 1.4kg.  This is a frightening experience even for a season... more

TOPKNOT BOWS - quality at affordable prices... - 2010-09-26

Special offer on TOPKNOT BOWS�� For this month only � October we are offering you 6 bows � postage and packaging at our expense for the sum of R200-00. If you are uncertain with the terms used for your Yorkies size, eg, teacup, pocket, miniature (which is 2.5 � 3kg plus) standard, please... more

SCAM AND FRAUD..... - 2010-09-09

IF YOU HAVE BEEN RIPPED OFF BY A SCAMMER: 1.  Take all details to your local police station.  2.  Call the bank and telephone service provider, giving details of the scam, any proof (copies of email contact, etc), and the police report number. 3.  Send the information and documented proof to safps@safps.org.za ... more

Donny's Dad - a true story........... ANGELS DO EXIST - 2010-08-01

I have put this true story back on the front page as it is heartwarming and well worth the read to those who have missed it in the past. The backbone to this true story is only obvious a considerable way into the story --- take time to read. 2010-04-04  Donny's Dad Hello Joyce I visit your site periodically and noticed a whil... more

My life without my PUMPUM........... - 2010-07-09

I had a treasured little yorkie Pumpum. Where the name came from I have no idea, but the minute I looked into those baby brown eyes, out came the word Pumpum and the name stayed. I owned this little yorkie for 8 fun filled years. One day she died, very sudden, totally unexpected. She was on my bed covered with her own baby blanket as alw... more

TRUE STORY - - 2010-06-21

TRUE STORY � Ladies get the tissues��..   This is MY STORY                                         ... more

A LETTER FROM A READER............... - 2010-06-18

   ----- Original Message ----- From: GS To:  'Mijoy Yorkies' Sent: Thursday, June 17, 2010 2:43 PM Subject: Little YORKIE   Hello Mijoy Thank you for offering such a well informed site and adding the odd touch here and there of very interesting info.  I never knew such things as Chinchilla�... more

Wrong time of year - THINK AGAIN!!!!!!!!!!! - 2010-06-15

WRONG TIME OF YEAR TO BE CONCERNED WITH TICKS???  Think AGAIN��   Our climates are slightly haywire at this stage and therefore we still see ticks around in winter, although years and years ago, winter would have been bitterly cold and the ticks would be nowhere to be seen. BILLIARY � Tick Bite... more

LIVING WITH LIVER SHUNT............ - 2010-06-04

NEW INFO REGARDING SH'ZEN AND HER DIAGNOSIS.... will update shortly............   This is an article written by the owner of a YORKIE with liver shunt....  The story of my baby, Sh�zen (written by Loraine ) Sh�zen was born on 23rd February 2007. I always wanted a Yorkie and so on my 50thbirthday my husba... more

Celia's concerns with her 8 month old puppy........ - 2010-05-30

Dear Mijoy We owned a yorkie a number of years ago, and he died at a ripe old age.  Last year we purchased a small yorkie, not very small, but small.  She has had regular bouts of hypoglycaemia.  She is now 8 months old, and continues with this problem.  Is this normal?  A friend of mine also has a small yorkie and... more

Why have MIJOY pups and dogs been micro chipped for a good few years? - 2010-05-17

MY beginning with MICRO CHIPPING my animals�..   16 or so years ago, we bought an Afghan, a breed of dog I had admired tremendously over the years. They were hard to find and when eventually I tracked a puppy down, it was a top quality pup and one well worth showing.  My vet was the first person to ever mention micr... more

Emergency - have you ever sat with an injured pet and frozen - not knowing what to do? - 2010-05-17

Emergency - How do you cope? A fair percentage of the pets in Veterinary Clinics are there due to some trauma, accident etc. If your animal has been involved in some or other accident, but does not appear to be injured you should still see the vet. Often there are internal injuries which are not obvious and if left untreated, could lead to severe... more

A reader writes about her experiences in buying a small yorkie - which eventually turned out to be the wrong choice. - 2010-05-12

Hi to you at MIJOY I want  you to print my story � It has taken me a good few months, to even get as far as writing to you.  My reason for wanting it printed � so the readers can get an idea from an owners experiences with owning a small . I definitely made a bad choice. I first phoned you years ago abo... more

A reader who initially suffered heartache ends up blessed with two other yorkies... - 2010-05-04

 HI Mijoy I would like to say thank you for the effort you take in your website etc.  I was too late to be saved by your information unfortunately, but am glad to see it is available to other future yorkie owners. A few years back I ordered two very small pups � Yorkies. I was so excited, I had just given up nursing ... more

A very unhappy Gentleman - his story follows......... - 2010-05-04

 ----- Original Message ----- From: To: mijoy@wam.co.za Sent: Monday, May 03, 2010 7:28 PM Subject: Enquiry Form submitted from website | Mijoy Yorkies and Mijoy Biewers   Comments: hi there, i would like to share my experience with you and everyone out there. my wife and i purchased a yorkie from a very well know kennel,tha... more

A readers concerns for her NEIGHBOURS YORKIES..... - 2010-05-03

Louise writes.........   What can I do? My neighbor has five Yorkies, they obviously breed, as I have noticed the one is definitely pregnant. We have had terrible weather cold, wet and miserable, and these dogs are outside night and day.  I have watched on their return home, the dogs are not fussed with, and most of the time run a... more

A mail from one of our readers - Thank you - interesting info for our READERS - 2010-04-30

  ----- Original Message ----- From: Bev To: Mijoy Yorkies Sent: Friday, April 30, 2010 1:40 PM Subject: Newsletter   Good afternoon.   I know I do not have one of your Yorkies but I feel like part of your family.   Thanks for the wonderful newsletter.  I look forward to reading all the informatio... more

Do I qualify?????????? - 2010-04-22

 DO I QUALIFY?  Hi Joyce I am very interested in purchasing a small yorkie pup. My history, I have been brought up all my life with Yorkies, there was never a day that we did not have at least one yorkie in our home. My Mother bred two litters, but at the time of them having to leave home, it became such a problem, that my Dad stopped th... more

Suitable pup for my 6 month old baby??? - 2010-04-22

11-03-2010 I was contacted yesterday by a Lady asking whether a Biewer or Yorkie would be a better choice of dog for her 6 month old baby. Her comment to me that the 6 month old is just a baby - and will pull and tug at the fur. What if she is not around or the Granny is not around and the dog snaps at the baby????? NO small dog irrespectiv... more

So sad. that a yorkie pup lost its life as a result of this............. - 2010-04-17

These are mails received yesterday, from another VICTIM....  I have pondered over the idea of putting my previous readers mails on this site, but it is now time.   It is really so sad, when a  puppy is put to sleep as a result of its owner becoming totally desperate over this problem having tried everything and not knowing what to ... more

Will I cope? - 2010-04-11

WILL I COPE????? Hi Joyce I did phone you once before when I had a problem with one of my Yorkies. I have another problem, well sort of.  I have two Yorkies of my own. Two girls, spayed. I know the lady at the Restaurant at the Mall who also has Yorkies.  Five.  She has bred them over the last few years. She is now divorcing, a... more

Donny's Dad - 2010-04-04

Hello Joyce I visit your site periodically and noticed a while back that a member of the public wrote to you regarding her attempts at becoming a yorkie breeder. I milled over the idea of writing my experience to you, and now I have decided to do so. I have been on my own all my adult life, I worked for the same Company most of my life,... more

Concerns from a Reader............. - 2010-03-31

----- Original Message ----- From:Samantha - Lilly To: Mijoy Yorkies Sent: Tuesday, March 30, 2010 3:00 PM Subject:Mail on site   Hi Joyce I have noticed on your site recently a letter about a dog dying when it went for an op.  I too had this problem some years back, when I had a small Chihuahua sent In for her teeth and spa... more

Rehoming your unwanted pet............... - 2010-03-29

Where does your responsibility lie as a pet owner, and to what lengths should you go????  Well you may not particularly like this article and I do not like particularly writing it, but some people just do not think of the future......  You purchase a pup, it is just so cute, and so much fun, it is naughty but then again nice. You a... more

ANAESTHETIC AND YORKIES............. - 2010-03-28

The anaesthetic story below has caused quite a commotion - please understand, a normal sized yorkie should be at no risk, I would only be concerned if the yorkie is a small one, and then starving for a lengthy period of time is not adviseable............ A letter from Caren.....  anaesthetic??? ----- Original Message ----- From:... more

EAGLES & YORKIES....................... - 2010-03-28

We  have another story below regarding the Eagles in the Botanical Gardens Ruimsig/West Rand, their  interest in yorkies.....  and some pics as well.   THE BEELD NEWSPAPER AND DIE BURGER 15 MARCH 2010 English report below the afrikaans report Thank you Corlia for sending in this info, Thank you Jitka for sending... more

- 2010-03-14

 Breed at a glance  - THE YORKSHIRE TERRIER�. Interested in the breed, or possibly owning one, does the breed suit you, or your needs�..  You do not know the Yorkshire terrier � but would like to know more???  You want the tiniest dog ??? Read on for further information.   Th... more

WHY MICRO CHIP YOUR PETS? why IDENTIPET??? - 2010-03-11

 I am often asked WHY MICROCHIP YOUR PUPPIES/DOGS?   If all my dogs and pups are chipped, I never have to concern myself with the possibility of them being mistaken for one another. I microchip every puppy that leaves my property - the reason, that particular puppy can be identified at any time.   I do not d... more

DEWORMING YOUR PETS - WORLD WIDE RESISTANCE read on....... - 2010-03-11

WORLD WIDE RESISTANCE TO ROUNDWORMS ����� WORMING YOUR DOG/PUPPY ��..  new information received recently�. Deworming of your pets is vitally important, whether they have worms or not. Some dogs/pups become resistant to certain makes of dew... more

UNDERSTANDING YOUR DOGS VOCAL COMMUNICATION........... - 2010-03-04

 UNDERSTANDING YOUR DOGS VOCAL COMMUNICATION -  what makes dogs bark, whine, growl or grunt ? Dogs make communication sounds in various ways, how well do you know the communication differences? They howl, growl, grunt, whine and bark. The Howl  � dogs communicate with others long distance by howling, howling can a... more

Choosing the sex of your puppy? CONFUSED, UNDECIDED?? read on.......... - 2010-02-28

Juliet versus ROMEO�.. Choosing the sex of your puppy.  Most people prefer females, they are easier to rear or are they?  The males fight or do they? A puppy irrespective of sex must be sterilized.  It is far easier and less expensive to neuter a pup than to spay.  In my 30 years involvement with the Breed I h... more

Teacup and small yorkies - peoples concerns......how do you safeguard yourself against being conned??? - 2010-02-17

 Hi Mijoy My interest lies with the smaller sized Yorkies, although having spent a lot of time researching the breed, and contacting the various breeders, there seems to be a rather dramatic opinion variation. Some breeders are very polite, while others totally obnoxious, rude, outspoken and arrogant.   IF I as a member of the pu... more

FLEAS all you need to know................. - 2010-02-17

 FLEAS, FLEAS and more fleas����..   The life cycle of the flea�.. On average, fleas live between 2 and 3 months.  Every flea has the ability to produce 2 000 eggs in her life time.  The cycle starts with the flea then her eggs, larvae and pupae. The eggs ha... more

Travelling with your pet/s - HOW SAFE IS YOUR PET???? - 2010-02-14

How safe is your pet while travelling in the car?    I have mentioned this over the years in the odd article I have written.  An unfortunate accident last week has brought it back into my mind again. I heard of a little Biewer Yorkie which died from brain damage, when the vehicle the dog was travelling in, was invol... more

BREEDING - How hard can it be????????????? - 2010-02-08

Morning Mijoy I have been a visitor to your site for a pretty long time.  I have noticed over the last few months especially, that you have a good few letters on your site from the public, fellow yorkie owners etc. This has prompted me to write to you and I hope you put this on your site, I have no objections to that at all. I have also ... more

A letter received from SHANNON............... - 2010-02-03

PLEASE FOLK ..... watch out for your drain pipes, storm water drain , pools and koi ponds. All of these spell death to a tiny yorkie..... Please take care...........     From: "Shannon To: Sent: Wednesday, February 03, 2010 10:18 AM  > dear Joyce. > > last year your hubby helped us ... more

Susie - the one and only........... TRUE STORY - 2010-01-23

 SUZIE �..the one and only A true story�..   This story dates back a number of years to the early 1990�s when I decided to buy yet another tiny Yorkie for which I have a passion.  I met Suzie one day when I went to a breeder in Walkerville in pursuit of a tiny yorkie pup. The Breeder co... more

A TRUE STORY - Jessie the YORKIE rears orphan KITTENS...... - 2010-01-23

A TRUE STORY----   JESSIE the YORKIE  rears orphan newborn KITTENS   YORKIE  rears Kittens��   Early February 2008, a friend of my sons, while working in his Companies storeroom. Moved a cardboard box to find some newly born kittens.  He obviously monitored them most of the day, hopi... more

Children and dogs............... - 2010-01-11

 CHILDREN and dogs���� I have known pets all my life, I was born into a home with dogs. I have not lived one day without a dog and pets in my home. I honestly could not imagine my life without a pet.  I owned dogs as a married woman, long before my babies arrived, and my Granddaughte... more

2010 - 2010-01-06

Happy New Year to you and your loved one's.  Please view our Blog/Newsletters loads of interesting stories etc to read.We also have a good few questions and answers on our FAQ division..... Questions  from you our READERS...........  Read on our blog about FORA - Friends of Rescued Animals Pixiedoll her life story so f... more

Our Marmosets history - 2010-01-06

Marmosets   For those of you who are not in the know about the Marmoset monkeys, the more common ones of the species are the white ear and black ear type.  We had white ears 18 odd years ago, then from about eight years ago we had both the white ear and the black ear.   The Adult Male Beau, formed part of triplets t... more

Help for FORA - Friends of Rescued Animals........... - 2009-12-17

We are unsure of the situation with FORA right now. We will bring you an update in January on our website.  Please continue to support this  PRO-LIFE Animal Rescue Centre.  Your donations will be greatly appreciated. We just want to say we wish FORA, their staff, Management and all those animals, a very Merry Christmas ... more

UPDATE on NOOGIE our 12-13 year old Rescue YORKIE..... - 2009-12-15

Update on NOOGIE � 15 December 2009   If you have not read the TRUE story of NOOGIE on our blog, please do so.  It will make this news � understandable to you.  NOOGIE has recovered 100%.  Noogie is off all soft food now, he is back eating his ROYALCANIN YORKIE KIBBLE and has been back on that... more

Are you looking for a specific breed of dog? LOOK no further.......... - 2009-12-10

I receive a good few enquiries from people looking for reputable Breeders of various breeds of dogs.   Look no further, here it is the  DOG DIRECTORY............   published by Panorama Publishers, the same publishers as ANIMAL TALK.....   YOUR guide to PEDIGREE DOGS..........    ... more

The easiest way to identify your pet............ - 2009-12-09

We at MIJOY strongly recommend the use of the Identipet Microchip in your animals.  ALL animals can be fitted with them. We have used Microchips in our animals for numerous years, and our boy Justin an Afghan passed away last year at the age of 15, he was fitted with a microchip as an 8 week old pup. ALL our babies leaving us for their n... more

Back in SA - 2009-12-07

 Dear Joyce Finally back on home turf.  We have been travelling a lot abroad, and very luckily for us, we have been able to take Ninja with us. He is such a stunning little guy, I must enter him in your Christmas Competition.   I just want to say a big THANK YOU to you,  I still remember the original Website where I... more

Latest news on our celebrity TCup - SUSHI all the way from Dubai - 2 December 2009 - 2009-12-02

To: Mijoy Yorkies (Joyce) Sent: Wednesday, December 02, 2009 8:25 AM Subject: Hey there :) Some cute pickies :)   Hey Joyce, This baby Sushi of "YOURS" (but now OURS ;) is a CHARACTER AND A HALF!!  She has us in stitches a lot of the time!  Has really come into her own, especially lately!!  Bounds about, bar... more

What lengths will you go to for your DOG - Pet ????? - 2009-11-30

 Dear Joyce   What are the 4 yorkies needing homes - are they adults and what size are they?  I went for Milly's 3rd follow up consultation with Dr Eckersley on Saturday.  He is so pleased with her and said Milly is looking really good. Now I just have to wean her off the medication slowly, over a course of 3... more

Extracts from our DECEMBER - Christmas Issue - 2009-11-29

Hi-lights of this past year: Pixiedoll was a very special baby born in March.  For those of you who do not know the history of Pixiedoll, she was taken to specialists as an almost five week old pup 140gms. The one specialist advised me to put her to sleep, and did his best to insist, purely because of her being so small. His opinion... more

THE KISS - CAN A DOG REALLY SAY "THANK YOU" ? - I think this story sums that up........ - 2009-11-20

 The KISS She is pregnant, he had just saved her from  a fire in her house, rescuing her by carrying      her out of the house into her front yard,  while he continued to fight the fire.  When he finally got done putting the fire out,  he sat down to catch his breath and rest.&nb... more

HOMELESS FOR CHRISTMAS???? - Please assist ............. - 2009-11-13

 We are unsure of the circumstances of FORA at this time, but would ask you to please continue your valued support of this Pro-life Animal Rescue centre.  Irrespective whether they are raising funds to buy new premises or raising funds, in order that they may continue their ability to assist unwanted, stray, injured animals that come... more

Holiday fun - send us your pics - 2009-11-07

PLEASE REMEMBER TO VIEW OUR BLOG PAGES.... loads of good advice and some TRUE STORIES......... Holiday pics ........    Hi there all you animal lovers.  We thought we would have a bit of fun for the holidays, and invite all of you to forward us your Holiday pics of your favourite yorkie/s with or without their other animal or fam... more

SAFETY FIRST - while on the road, for YOU, YOUR FAMILY & YOUR PETS... - 2009-11-07

 SAFETY FIRST FOR  YOU, YOUR FAMILY AND YOUR PETS��..   We all buckle up for safety reasons, and very often the loyal family pet, just hops in and sits down. Is this a safe practice?? Some folk tether their dogs with a collar and lead to some part of the vehicle to stop the dog jumping around. Is th... more

Pixiedoll Diaries.......... - 2009-11-07

This is the story of PIXIEDOLL a very tiny yorkie, who could have lost her life at 5 weeks of age, had we not persisted and taken further medical advice � she is now a perfectly happy, healthy baby, with attitude��.   Pic taken of Pixiedoll one day short of five weeks old.  Diary of Pixie Doll&#... more

Complexes and rules regarding PETS.......... - 2009-11-03

 Can you help? I was referred to you by Sarah that has a pup of yours. We bought a townhouse recently, and prior to us signing, we enquired if we were allowed to keep a dog. The seller came to light with the rules and regulations of the complex. We then proceeded to sign and I could not wait to move in and get my beloved yorkie.  ... more

Info on patella ops..... - 2009-11-03

To: Mijoy Yorkies Sent: Tuesday, October 27, 2009 8:39 AM Subject: Re: With compliments - Newsletter November 2009   Thanks again for your wonderful newsletter,and your sympathy.It made me cry again as usual.It's so hard to get over losing her.When I'm ready we'll start looking for another little girl baby so please ... more

Letters from our clients...... - 2009-10-23

----- Original Message ----- From: Danica Moll To: Mijoy Yorkies Sent: Wednesday, October 21, 2009 12:20 PM Subject: KENO   Hi there Joyce;   I just want to thank you for giving me this amazing little bundle of joy. We named him Keno..his name fits him so perfectly and he seems to like it as well. We love him already so m... more

SUSHI in Dubai latest update 16 October 2009. - 2009-10-18

Original Message ----- From: Danielle and Jean-Marc Maujean To: Mijoy Yorkies (Joyce) Sent: Friday, October 16, 2009 5:23 PM Subject: Some more GORGE pictures :)    Hey there,   We had a little "dress-up" session this evening after her bath :)  How beautiful is this little girl... more

Letters from the PUBLIC ...... Two from our valued clients.......... - 2009-10-17

EXTRACT  FROM A  LETTER  FROM  A MEMBER OF  THE PUBLIC�..   I want to buy a yorkie, have visited many Breeders, but am petrified of buying an unhealthy dog. My sister purchased a yorkie and she lost it in the first year.  I also would like a very small york... more

SUSHI in Dubai - TEACUP Yorkie............... - 2009-10-17

From: Danielle and Jean-Marc To: Mijoy Yorkies (Joyce) Sent: Friday, October 16, 2009 5:23 PM Subject: Some more GORGE pictures :)     We had a little "dress-up" session this evening after her bath :)  How beautiful is this little girl!  Thank-u again, for it must be the millionth time Joyce, she... more

SO, SO TRUE - WELL WORTH READING. THINK LONG AND HARD BEFORE BUYING ANY ANIMAL............ READ ON - 2009-10-15

   I was mailed this today. Have no idea where it originates from, but it is sadly, oh so true of what happens oh so often.............    The Five Freedoms                                               &nbs... more

Sushi in Dubai - latest update 8 October 2009 - 2009-10-09

Dearest Joyce,   As promised we just had a little 'photo-shoot' with our precious girl Sushi :)  She is really incredibly beautiful, even more so in real life, and as u always used to say to me, the photos dont do her TINY frame and size justice, she really is the size of a large hamster or small guinea pig right now!... more

TRUE STORY - Don't be in too much of a rush to give up on your dog......... - 2009-10-03

Don�t be in too much of a rush to give up on your dog��..  A TRUE STORY   A good few weeks ago, a rescue I have who has been with us for about four years or so, took ill. He refused all food, and water.  I could not work out what was wrong, and he ended up visiting the vet.  Hi... more

HOLIDAYS AHEAD>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> - 2009-09-25

Christmas ahead �..   Puppies as gifts��..     The Festive season is fast approaching and with it the choice of gift that we all have to make, for someone special.  Often the thought of giving a bundle of fur is very appealing to some, without taking the consequences into accoun... more

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Problems with your dog or cat? At your wits end, here is hope at last.... read on - 2009-09-18

I heard of Dr Garry Eckersley some years back, when I had inherited a dog with a problem from a friend of a friend, a little yorkie pup. The owner wanted to put the pup to sleep. The dog in question had a liver shunt, and the original owners vets, had forecast death - doom and disaster. I took this little dog to Dr Eckersley, who did a th... more

EcoDust - New product, eco friendly - for the killing of fleas, ticks lice and mites on dogs and cats. - 2009-09-18

Hallo, EcoDust is a new product which effectively kills fleas, ticks, lice and mites on cats and dogs in a matter of days. There are NO organophosphates, carbamates, pyrethroids or other similar poisons in the mixture and the level of toxicity is far less than that of table salt. Being environmentally friendly and safe to use around people a... more

Extract from our September 2009 Newsletter. - 2009-09-06

RESPONSE FROM A READER REGARDING A LETTER FROM LAST MONTHS NEWSLETTER:   Corlia writes: On the topic of allergies, it is a long and heavy road until you know what it is.   After months and months with Bibi scratching, blood tests, injections, etc. we by pure luck find the one thing she is most allergic too, apart from al... more

Sushi in Dubai. - 2009-08-25

Latest update on Sushi, she is very well behaved, keeps her distance from visitors. Not a bad thing, considering all the problems we have heard of lately with yorkies being stolen, and dognapped.  I guess very unlikely to happen in Dubai. Her mother(owner) Danielle says she is still like a little porcelain doll. Well we wish you all the ve... more

Spring is almost here ............. time to take action - 2009-08-25

Spring is on the way, and no better time to take action to prevent ticks and fleas. If you have not been using preventative measures during the winter months, good time to start NOW.  We use FRONTLINE  available from your VET.  We have used it for years.   Flea prevention, safe to use the product every three months as ... more

TAIL DOCKING - 2009-07-26

JUNE 2008.....  last year.  We were advised that tail docking would not be allowed any longer.  ... more

Interesting medical information - 2009-07-26

Yesterday Saturday 25 July, we consulted with Dr Garry Eckersley.  Our main reason for the visit to Dr Eckersley was to have Pixiedoll examined.  She is doing very well, and he was very impressed with her she is now 4.5 months of age and weighs 600gms. So yes she will be a small little girl.  A lot of you folks know the story behind ... more

SUSHI - tiny yorkie now in DUBAI - 2009-07-23

To: Mijoy Yorkies (Joyce) Sent: Wednesday, July 22, 2009 1:24 PM Subject: My (our) official Thank-you letter :) Dearest Joyce (and Pat),   Where do I start??  So much to say, in a limited space!  Joyce, I am writing this letter TO you, but also ABOUT you (hope this makes sense).  Hopefully you will put it in your... more

SUSHI - Farewell off to Dubai - 2009-07-21

WE bid farewell to a very special little yorkie pup, Sushi.  We do not normally export at all, but how could we say NO to such a special couple who were longing to import a very small yorkie. The new owner (DAD) arrived in South Africa and came to collect his precious bundle on Saturday the 11th July, while a very excited MOM stayed in Duba... more

Extracts from our July Newsletter 2009 - 2009-07-21

CONGRATULATIONS: Congratulations to Deanne of BLINGDOG and her hubby Gavin on the arrival of their first born, GRACE AMBER on 27 June. Her hands will really be full now, what with her beautiful baby daughter and her handful of YORKIES. We look forward to a pic Deanne.   FAREWELL: We bid farewell in July to Sushi, the baby we h... more

JUNE 2009 - WINTER TICKS AND FLEAS - 2009-06-12

WINTER IS HERE - BELIEVE IT OR NOT STILL TICKS AND FLEAS AROUND???? Remember to apply whatever tick and flea protection you use on your pets. I still see a fair amount of ticks. My husband has just had tick bite fever, and my beighbour was hospitalised with it last year. Ticks are unheard of at this time of year. I have also ... more

Monthly newsletter - 2009-06-10

EXTRACTS FROM OUR  'MAY" NEWSLETTER. CONTRACTS: Kennel Union of South Africa, recommend you sign a contract on the purchase of your pup. This  protects both you the owner and the breeder in the event of something going wrong????  It also makes your rights and the breeders rights clear on any subject of health issues e... more

- 2009-06-03

OUR MAY newsletter appears on this page. If you would like to join our mailing list and receive a monthly copy of our newsletter. Please email us with all your information, and we will add you to our mailing list with pleasure.... more

Price variations from breeder to breeder - 2009-05-22

PRICE VARIATIONS FROM BREEDER TO BREEDER PRICE VARIATIONS IN YORKIES ?????????? from Breeder to Breeder……………… I am writing this article to shed some light on the above. Some people be they breeders ??? or breeders????? (because trust me they ... more