13 Jan '12, 9am

Mini Yorkshire terrier named world's smallest working dog

A mini Yorkshire terrier is now in the Guinness Book of World Records. Tiny Lucy, who weighs only 1.1kg, was named the world's smallest working dog last week, bumping out a 3kg police dog in Japan. Three-year-old Lucy works as a therapy dog, visiting hospitals, nursing homes and schools. She was headed for a dog pound two years ago when a woman brought her into a pet boutique, whose owner Sally Leone Montufar decided to keep her. She said the Yorkie was lethargic then, but was brought back to health and has been trained for therapy work. AP

Full article: http://www.todayonline.com/World/Worldinbrief/EDC120113-0...

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