Shorkie Puppies for Sale

Seeking Shorkie puppies for sale near Manchester? Welcome to the world of the Shorkie at Douglas Hall Kennels. This delightful crossbreed has a playful personality, originating in Australia and combining the beloved Shih Tzu and Yorkshire Terrier. The Shorkie has captured the hearts of dog lovers with its diverse range of sizes, shapes, colours, and coat types.

At the heart of the Shorkie’s appeal lies its charming blend of traits from both parent breeds, resulting in a puppy that is curious and affectionate.

Key Information:

Lifespan: 10 – 15 years

Weight: 2.5 – 5.5kg

Height: 20 – 28cm

Size: Small

Coat Type: Medium wavy and come in various colours. This breed needs grooming regularly.

Exercise Needs: for a Shorkie to be happy, we recommend walking them for 30 – 45 minutes per day, with plenty of owner interaction in between.

Suitability for Family Life: the Shorkie puppy is a good companion for families with older children or child-free homes.

What Personality Does a Shorkie Have?

Shorkie puppies have an intelligent and affectionate personality. The Shorkie is a small companion dog, known for wanting to be affectionate and bond with their owners. This means that they need to be around their family. Similar to the Shih Tzu, Shorkies have a big and intelligent personality and their strong-will can give the impression that training is optional for them – frequent attention and training is essential.

Should I Buy a Shorkie?

The Shorkie requires regular exercise, playtime, and toys to keep them stimulated. The Shorkie needs a lot of grooming, and needs clipping regularly so it is recommended to get them used to their groomer as soon as possible. The Shorkie can be an excellent addition to your family. Get ready to keep their minds curious, and for new adventures with this furry friend!

Why Should I Buy a Shorkie Puppy from Douglas Hall Kennels?

When you buy a crossbreed puppy from Douglas Hall Kennels, such as a Shorkie, you can have peace of mind knowing that you are bringing home a healthy and well-socialised puppy.

  • We have weekly visits from our vet and once puppies reach 9 weeks old, they are thoroughly health-checked and receive their first vaccine, worming, flea treatment, and are microchipped.
  • We only sell puppies that we have bred in our fully licensed and regulated UK kennels.
  • We also provide you with all the necessary documentation and information to help your new family member settle into your home.
  • All of our facilities are regularly cleaned and are available for inspection at any time by the relevant local authorities.

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