The world is full of wonderful incidents which invite us to ponder over the novelties of the divine powers. There are creatures which are ugliest and disgusting to look at. On the other hand, the bounties of beauty are beyond any calculations. Huge species have attracted the attention of human beings and those smallest in sizes have also been brought to lime light to witness the wonders of life. Dogs are the specie which hosts a bunch of sub species having different characteristics and features. They are extremely beautiful and the ugliest, biggest in size and height and on the other side, some of them are the smallest. The smallest dogs are adorable because of their tiny features and their qualities. They are liked by the kids due to their appearance.
Sylvia sums up in a matchbox
Yorkshire terrier is the smallest dog though according to some people, Chihuahuais the smallest dog in the world. But Sylvia, a Yorkshire terrier dog has been declared as the smallest dog. Owned by Arthur Marples of Blackburn, England, Sylvia had very astonishing features. Its height was only 2.5 inches from the shoulder, 3.5 inches from nose to tail while it weighed only 4 ounces. She died in 1945 when she was two years old.
Another Yorkshire terrier with the name of Big Boss came on board as the smallest dog, owned by Dr. Chai Khanchanakom of Thailand; it was only 4.7 inches in height and was registered as the smallest dog in Guinness World Records.
5.5 inches tall, Thumbelina was declared as the smallest dog in the Guinness World Records before 1995. It was a Yorkie breed having 8 inches length.
Due to its smallest size, it has been brought in many TV programs including Oprah.