Weight: 2 - 6 lbs.
Height: 6" - 9"
Life Span: 14 - 18 years
Health Problems: Patellar luxation; heart problems
Also Known As: No Nicknames.
Group: Toy Breed
Category: Companion Dog
The Chihuahua requires short walks.
Occasional brushing is necessary for your Chihuahua.
The Chihuahua tends to be devoted to a single person and is an energetic breed.
Compatibility with Kids
Not a good choice for homes with small children.
Brought to Mexico by Spanish traders in the 14th century, the breed is thought to have come from the Techichi of the Toltec tribe.
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