If you’re a fan of Chihuahuas, you’re in the right place. This page is dedicated to sharing heartwarming, funny and interesting stories about this beloved breed. We’ll be updating this page regularly with new stories, so be sure to check back often!
Chihuahua Story Collection
Stay tuned! We’re currently working on compiling a list of personal stories about Chihuahuas that we know you’ll love. Here are some placeholders for the types of stories we plan to include:
- A Chihuahua’s adventures in the big city
- How a Chihuahua helped her owner through a tough time
- The tale of a rescued Chihuahua who found a loving home
In the meantime, click here to browse our main dog stories page. You’ll find a variety of stories featuring all types of breeds, each one more heartwarming than the last!
Frequently Asked Questions
What are 3 interesting facts about Chihuahuas?
Chihuahuas are known for their small size and big personality, but did you know these interesting facts:
- They’re one of the oldest dog breeds in the Americas
- They have the largest brain size in proportion to their body weight among all dog breeds
- They have a soft spot on their head called a molera, which is similar to a human baby’s fontanelle
What age is a Chihuahua the hardest?
Chihuahuas can be a handful during their puppy stage, which usually lasts from 8-12 months. They are known for being stubborn and can be difficult to housetrain. However, regular training and patience usually pays off.
Do Chihuahuas love one person?
While each dog’s personality is unique, Chihuahuas are known for being loyal and devoted to their owners. They can sometimes show preference towards one person but can also be affectionate with everyone in the family.
Do Chihuahuas remember you?
Yes, Chihuahuas have good memories and can remember their owners and other familiar people for a long time. They are also quick learners, which makes them good at remembering cues and training commands.
What is the oldest age a Chihuahua can live?
Chihuahuas have a lifespan of 12-20 years, which is longer than many other breeds. The oldest known Chihuahua lived to be 20 years and 265 days old!
What is a Chihuahua’s favorite game?
Chihuahuas are playful dogs who enjoy a good game of fetch or tug-of-war. They also love to run around and play with toys that challenge their intelligence, such as puzzle toys.
What is the average weight of a Chihuahua?
The average weight for a Chihuahua is 2-6 pounds, although some may weigh up to 12 pounds. It’s important to keep their small size in mind when selecting their food and exercise routines.
What is the most common Chihuahua color?
The most common colors for Chihuahuas are fawn, black, and white. They can also be found in a variety of other solid or mixed colors.
Can a Chihuahua understand your feelings?
Chihuahuas are known for being sensitive to their owners’ moods and emotions. They can pick up on subtle changes in body language and tone of voice, often trying to comfort their owners when they sense distress.
Are Chihuahuas good guard dogs?
Chihuahuas may be small, but they have big personalities and are known for their alertness. They will often bark at strangers and can make good watchdogs when trained properly. However, they may not have the physical ability to take on a larger intruder.
Does Chihuahua shed?
Chihuahuas have short hair that sheds minimally, making them a good choice for people who suffer from allergies. They still need regular grooming and brushing to keep their coat shiny and healthy.
Are Chihuahuas good with kids?
Chihuahuas can make great family pets, but it’s important to supervise interactions between them and young children. Due to their small size, they can be easily injured if handled roughly. They also may not have the patience for young children who are still learning about pet care.
What is the most common cause of death in Chihuahuas?
Chihuahuas can be prone to some health issues, with heart disease, dental problems, and hypoglycemia being some of the most common causes of death. Keeping up with preventative care and regular veterinary checkups can help ensure the longest lifespan for your furry friend.