Have you seen a dog that looks something like a Chihuahua but it’s too large to be one because of the longer body?
If you’ve answered “yes,” then it’s very likely that you’ve seen a Chiweeine for sale. A Chiweenie is a cross between a Chihuahua and a Dachshund and these petite pups are the latest craze of designer small dog breeds. We’ve compiled 5 facts about these somewhat elusive and exclusive breeds. Check them out!
Fact 1: These pups are extremely intelligent, however, because of their, shall we say “independent personalities” they tend to be a bit hard to train. They’re stubborn little stinkers. There, we said it! You’ll need some patience with them.
Fact 2: If you’re looking for a dog that will have a long life span, then purchase a Chiweenie for sale, because they have an expectancy between 12 and 15 years!
Fact 3: Chiweenies will be best in homes with older children and no pets. They are reportedly rather selfish with their owners affections and sometimes don’t get along well with other pets.
Fact 4: They’re highly sociable dogs and enjoy spending time with their families. In a house of several family members, they have a tendency to develop a closer bond with one family member. They’ll show their extreme loyalty to that one person forever!
Fact 5: Of course, they are one of the small dog breeds, weighing in at a whopping average of 8 to 12 pounds!
Fact 6: Want a watchdog? We’re pretty confident you didn’t think of these small dog breeds, but if you’re in the watchdog market, consider Chiweenies for sale! They won’t attack but they will bark…a lot! They also have a reputation for being aggressive to go along with their barks and defending their owners against threats.
Fact 7: These aren’t cookie cutter dogs! You’ll find that no Chiweenie for sale will look like another. That makes them undeniably unique and part of the rising adoration for them.
Fact 8: They are nicknamed the “Mexican Hotdog.”
Fact 9: This goes without saying, but we’ll mention it. They are absolutely perfect for an apartment. They don’t require a lot of exercise or space.
Fact 10: Chiweenies are very low maintenance dogs. Their grooming is simple. Their personalities are quirky and cool. They live long lives. They’re loyal. They’re the perfect little blend of two feisty but fun dogs!