The Bichon Chihuahua Mix: All About This Little Lapdog

A collage of Bichon Frise and Chihuahua

The Bichon Chihuahua Mix – or the Chi Chon – is a fluffy small dog breed. As the name suggests, Chi Chon is a hybrid dog breed developed by crossbreeding Bichon Frise and Chihuahua dogs. Taking after their parents, the Chi Chon dogs are playful and make great companion lapdogs despite being sassy. Both Bichon […]

Mean Chihuahuas: Why Are Chihuahuas So Mean? 8 Causes and Solutions

Why are chihuahuas so mean

Chihuahuas are physically tiny but very giant when it comes to their personalities. They are very loyal and friendly, and their small size makes them ideal apartment dogs. But there is another – somewhat surprising – facet of the Chihuahua breed as well: sometimes, they are aggressive, even more than Pitbulls! Though their bite force […]

The Papillon Chihuahua Mix (Chion): Appearance, Temperament, Care, and Health!

Papillon Chihuahua mix

Papillon Chihuahua mix, also known as Chion, is a feisty yet charming hybrid of the Papillon and the Chihuahua dog breeds. Despite being relatively new, these pooches have gained a lot of popularity in a very short time. Inheriting the best of their parents, these dogs are lovely, playful, and great family companions. Getting interested? […]

Boston Terrier Chihuahua Mix: Amazing Facts about the Bo-Chi Dog

Boston Terrier Chihuahua Mix

The Boston Terrier Chihuahua mix is cherished for its small size and loud personality. A cross between two popular dog breeds, a Boston Terrier and a Chihuahua, this dog is a perfect blend of some adorable personality traits. Adorably called names such as a Chi-Bo, Bo-Chi, Boston Chi Parti, Bohuahua, and Bostonhuahua—this dog has a […]

Shih Tzu and Chihuahua Mix (ShiChi): History, Temperament, Appearance, and Care!

Shih-Tzu and Chihuahua Mix

As you probably guessed, Chihuahua and Shih-Tzu mix (SchiChi) dogs are a cross between bold Chihuahua and calm Shih Tzu. Like its parent breeds, ShiChi is a small dog breed, making it a perfect choice for apartment-dwellers. They are also considered as a toy dog breed because of their cute and small appearance. They are […]

The Maltese Chihuahua Mix: Everything You Need to Know

Maltese Chihuahua mix

The Maltese-Chihuahua Mix (also known by the portmanteau ‘Malchi’) is a cross between the Maltese and Chihuahua breeds. While both Maltese and Chihuahua have been known to humankind for centuries, their cross came to existence only in the present century, around 20 years ago. Since then, they have only seen their popularity rising, thanks to […]

Great Dane Chihuahua Mix: A Designer Dog That Defies All Odds

Great Dane Chihuahua Mix

There are different breeds of dogs in the world, and each one of them has distinct features, but humans have the urge to experiment with everything. In the process, several efficacious discoveries are made. However, sometimes experimenting may, unfortunately, become a recipe for disaster. It may also disrupt the natural flow of things. The same […]

Pitbull Chihuahua Mix: Chipit Temperament, Grooming, and More (With Pictures)

Pitbull Chihuahua Mix

The Pitbull Chihuahua mix is known for being a friendly, energetic, and entertaining dog. This unusual crossbreed is also known as a Chipit or Pithuahua. The Dog Registry of America, Inc. and the International Designer Canine Registry (IDCR) recognize the Pitbull Chihuahua Mix. The American Kennel Club, on the other hand, has yet to recognize […]

Do Dogs Get Cold at Night?

German Shepherd lying in a bed with yellow bedding and quilt cover

It is winter in the northern hemisphere, the weather is chilly, and with Thanksgiving over, it is the official start of the holiday season. With all this merriment going around, families with dogs have different concerns. Looking at the kennels with worry, they ask themselves, do dogs get cold at night? Sure, so many of […]

Pink Spots on Dog Lips: 9 Causes and Solutions

Pink spots on dog lips

Dogs are known for their loyalty, playfulness, and boundless energy but are also susceptible to various health issues, including pink spots on their lips. Did you know that these spots can indicate a variety of underlying health problems, from allergies to infections? As a responsible pet owner, keeping an eye on your furry friend’s health […]

Do Dogs Get Tired of Barking?

do dogs get tired of barking

Dogs communicate verbally and non-verbally; their only form of oral communication is barking. However, some dogs bark to an extreme length, and you may have heard dogs barking for hours. If you have a barking canine in your home and struggle with his constant whooping, you must be thinking, “will my dog ever just get […]

Why Do Dogs Howl At Sirens? Everything About Dog Howling

A Husky dog howls raising its muzzle upwards beside a river

It isn’t entirely surprising to find your dog almost dutifully howling in response to the wailing siren of an ambulance or police car passing by. The behavior though peculiar, is not unheard of. Nonetheless, it does leave many people utterly bewildered. Why do dogs howl at sirens? If only we could ask them. Because despite […]