Are silky terriers and Yorkies the same?
The Silky has a wedge-shaped head versus the more rounded skull of the Yorkie. Plus, the teeth are larger, originally intended for catching larger prey. In addition, the ears can help distinguish the Silky. According to Baugh, the shape of the ears is different than that of the Yorkie.
Do silky terriers bark a lot?
The Silky Terrier tends to bark excessively. He needs a lot of activity so he doesn’t get bored. He is prone to barking and destructive behavior when bored. He can dig his way out of yards that are not well secured.
Are silky terriers cuddly?
The Silky needs to live with people that really love dogs. This is a pooch that wants to be cuddled, out in the car with you and generally by your side all the time. They are not a good match for a household where they will be left alone for long periods of time or relegated to a kennel or outside.