About Us

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Welcome!  We are Crystal and Tim Messersmith, currently residing in Columbia, SC.  We are the proud parents of 4 grown children and 5 beautiful grandchildren.
We have been showing and breeding Yorkshire Terriers for 20 years – breeding 30 AKC Champions and Grand Champions.
We have shown our Yorkies in the Pacific Northwest, West, and Southeastern areas of these United States of America – and achieved excellent results.
We are members of the Yorkshire Terrier Club of America and are an American Kennel Club Breeder of Merit.
We health test the dogs we breed as we strive to produce healthy, intelligent, and beautiful Yorkshire Terriers – bred to our AKC Standard.
We are proud of our contribution to the Yorkshire Terrier breed.

Occasionally, we have puppies, older puppies, and retired females for sale.  Please contact us if you are interested in adopting a puppy or adult Yorkie.