Discover the charming world of Chorkies, a small yet spirited hybrid breed combining the best of Chihuahuas and Yorkshire Terriers.


Chorkies are a delightful mix of Chihuahua and Yorkshire Terrier, known for their small size, lively personality, and affectionate nature.


Chorkies enjoy a lifespan of 12–15 years, offering a long companionship.

Weight & Height

Weighing between 3.5–6.5kg, Chorkies are the perfect lap-sized companions. Standing 15–23cm tall, Chorkies are adorably petite.

Colour Variations

Chorkies come in a palette of colours including brown, white, silver, blue, black, steel blue, and tan.

Colour Patterns

Their colouring can be solid or a mix, adding to their unique charm.

Parent Breeds

Chorkies inherit traits from both Chihuahuas and Yorkshire Terriers, blending two distinct personalities.


Chorkies are known for their lively and affectionate demeanor, making them great companions.

Exercise Needs

Despite their size, Chorkies require regular exercise to stay healthy and happy.


Intelligent and eager to please, Chorkies respond well to positive reinforcement training.


Regular grooming is essential to maintain their coat and overall health.

Health Considerations

Like all breeds, Chorkies may have specific health concerns to be aware of.