The pint-size chihuahua with a giant personality has been stealing hearts for centuries! The Chihuahua was named for a region in Mexico. Although the breed has existed for thousands of years it was only added to the American Kennel Club in 1904! This breed comes in many different varieties including most color combinations and coat lengths from short to long and wavy or flat making it almost impossible not to find a combination you love if small dogs are your thing!
The chihuahua is longer than it is tall similar to a dachshund. They usually weigh between 4-12 pounds and are 6-12 inches tall. Don’t let the small size fool you they are full of energy and personality and known for their loyalty and attachment to their human companions.
If your chihuahua is exhibiting nervous signs such as shaking or peeing our recent blog can help answer this trait sometimes seen in the chihuahua breed. This loyal and lovable breed is a frequent visitor on the Top Breeds of the Year list coming in #6 in 2021. If your chihuahua needs a professional grooming service that makes them happy contact Get Your Groom On to set your groovy groom appointment today. Your dog will thank you for it!