September 27, 2017
Here at Petland, we love Chihuahuas, like really love them! Chihuahuas have been a popular breed for many hundreds of years and show no slowing down. However, this pint-sized dynamo may not be right for every family, but that’s where we come in! At Petland, you receive a crash course on which puppy would be right for your family and also how best to take care of your new four-legged family member! Read along for more about how to take home a Chihuahua puppy for sale! Want to see all of the adorable Chihuahuas for sale we have in our store? Just click here for our available puppies page!
Chihuahuas have the most diverse color and confirmation of any other breed recognized by the AKC. They can literally come in any color under the sun, from cream to black and merle to tri-colored. Chihuahuas are also either short-haired, which is the most common, or long-haired. This means each Chihuahua for sale is completely unique and one-of-a-kind. They average anywhere from 5-12lbs and have an extremely long lifespan of 13-15 years. They have no inherent health problems and, despite their small size, are a very hearty breed.
Chihuahuas are well known for their big personalities! They are a big dog in a teeny, tiny body. They tend to bond with one or two people, so families with children need to share the responsibility of caring for a new Chihuahua puppy so they will stay loving with everyone. Chihuahuas are very intelligent, but also headstrong. This means that having a firm hand with training and housebreaking is preferred. We find that every puppy responds well to positive training and treat training! Chihuahuas are also very loyal and loving to their owners and make great pets for many types of families!