Sassy, graceful and charming Chihuahua puppies are the smallest breed of dog and comes in a variety of types. They are named after the state of Chihuahua in Mexico. The breed comes in different sizes, coat lengths and temperament. It is ranked as the 24th most popular dog breed today according to the American Kennel Club. These tiny and outgoing puppies are active, graceful, swift-moving, alert and has a temperament similar to a terrier.
Chihuahua puppies are small-sized, and have a variety of coats and a tiny fragile frame. These puppies have round eyes that are always wide open and alert. Some breeds even have protruding eyes.They have tiny pointy ears with typically half prick or rose in carriage. They have two varieties of coats– the Smooth Coat (short haired) and the Long Coat. Both the Smooth and the Long Coats are equally easy to maintain and keep it well groomed.
Chihuahua puppies provide a sense of class and sophistication due to its high profile among celebrities. Tempered Chihuahua puppies‘ temperament may well depend on the owner. Some breeds can easily be provoked to attack, and are therefore may not even be unsuitable for homes especially those with small children
Many prospective dog owners look for Chihuahua puppies for sale because of the breed’s compact size and deceptively tame attitude. Chihuahua puppies are known to be very loyal to one particular person and in some cases in time can be over protective of the person, especially around other people or animals. This breed is known to not get along well with other breeds. If managed carefully, Chihuahua puppies can adapt to its new habitat accordingly.
Typically active and alert Chihuahua puppies are small but remarkably versatile and athletic. While mostly an indoor pet, Chihuahuas like to run and play a lot and are great inside apartments. Always energetic, Chihuahua puppies may require regular Vet visitations to ensure that its needs are met accordingly. Make sure to give your Chihuahua puppies proper nutrition as well.
Some may look for Teacup Chihuahua puppies for sale due to its even smaller size. Teacup Chihuahua puppies are smaller variations of Chihuahua puppies. Chihuahua puppies usually grow up to 15-23 cm in height. Generally healthy and easy to take care of, Chihuahua puppies has a coat that require occasional brushing depending on the type of coat it has.
If you are decided in getting your own Chihuahua puppies, be sure to check a list of breeders here which currently have Chihuahua puppies for sale.
If you want to get free Chihuahua puppies instead, you may check with your local animal shelter to check for any available Chihuahua puppies for adoption. One great option to check is the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. This non-profit organization is dedicated to preventing cruelty to animals.While it is based in New York City, they have several adoption centers nationwide where you can visit and adopt Chihuahua puppies for free:
Operation Paws for Homes, which also works to protect animals from cruelty, has offices in Maryland, Virginia, Washington DC and Central Pennsylvania. If you want to check out Chihuahua puppies for adoption, you can read through their guide here.
Chihuahua puppies make for amazingly loyal pets. Always remember that once you get your own Chihuahua puppy, provide enough activity and nourishment to your new family member.