Chihuahuas are loving and loyal dogs that make up for their small size with big personalities.
1.8 – 2.7 kg
15 – 25 cm
12 - 16 years
It is believed that they were used as living heating pads for injury or illness.
They are delicate, easily frightened and generally protective and loyal to one particular person.
They are not compatible with impatient or noisy children and they get along well with fellow Chihuahuas or Chihuahua mixes.
Dental disease, hydrocephalus, hypoglycemia, collapsed trachea.
A good dental care routine and occasional brushing.
Short, slow walks every day. They can also be exercised in small spaces.
High-quality protein eriched with nutrients. They usually prefer dry food in small pieces.