Male Chihuahua wanting to get female ? - Page 4 - Chihuahua Forum : Chihuahua Breed Dog Forums
Chihuahua Forum : Chihuahua Breed Dog Forums is the premier Chihuahua Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.

Go Back   Chihuahua Forum : Chihuahua Breed Dog Forums > Chihuahuas > Chihuahua Questions

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 01-02-2013, 09:58 PM
chi god/godess
Join Date: Oct 2011
Name: Terri
Location: Rome, GA
Posts: 1,509
Thanks: 81
Thanked 105 Times in 97 Posts

Yes, my dogs are spayed and neutered, too. Honestly, even if my girl was good enough quality to breed, I would not risk it. I love her too much to take a chance with her life. It is so common for chis to have problems whelping....
Digg this Post!Add Post to del.icio.usBookmark Post in TechnoratiTweet this Post!
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old 01-02-2013, 10:13 PM
chi lover
Join Date: Sep 2012
Posts: 138
Thanks: 0
Thanked 11 Times in 11 Posts

I've heard stories about dogs attacking (and killing) other dogs that get too close to thier puppies. With two chis already running around your house would you be prepared if one of them accidentally got too close? I don't know a lot about breeding but this whole situation just doesn't feel right to me.
Digg this Post!Add Post to del.icio.usBookmark Post in TechnoratiTweet this Post!
Reply With Quote
Old 01-03-2013, 12:12 AM
chi addict
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: New York
Posts: 278
Thanks: 56
Thanked 55 Times in 53 Posts

isnt this kinda akward you know since i can assure you that 50% of the people that post here dont have a pedigree....
That is true I'm sure, and you must feel rather attacked. A lot of people on this forum have rescued and do rescue pets that have been thrown away when their perfect homes didn't work out. Seen the worst of cases, horrible abuse, ect.

"The HSUS estimates that animal shelters care for between 6-8 million dogs and cats every year in the United States, of whom approximately 3-4 million are euthanized. At this time The HSUS can only estimate these figures because there is no central data reporting agency for animal shelters.

This overpopulation of companion animals is widely acknowledged across the country by professionals and experts in the animal welfare field. Overpopulation is a tragedy. There are simply not enough responsible homes for all of these wonderful, innocent animals. At this point in time, it would be impossible to humanely house every unwanted animal in the United States."

I don't think you backyard breeding 1 Chihuahua and responsibly placing the resulting few puppies with family is going to significantly add to the overpopulation problem. The first step would be to get a female and raise her, see how you feel then. Personally I wouldn't breed my intact female because I don't want to hurt her. I don't want her puppies taken away from her. I think it would put her through the hell of labor, without the benefit of watching her children grow up. I definitely wouldn't want to give her babies away as presents. Dogs are different then people, but they have feelings and emotions. She get's sad, depressed, lonely, and has gone off her food and moped for weeks/months when we gave up our Rottie and when 2 of our fosters we had for a long time went to forever homes. They were her family and she was sad. Plus, I don't think she would make a great mom, maybe I don't give her enough credit but we will never know. Not all dogs make good mommies, just like not every human females should be a mom. I think it's ultimately up to you.
Digg this Post!Add Post to del.icio.usBookmark Post in TechnoratiTweet this Post!
Reply With Quote
Old 01-05-2013, 05:39 PM
Evelyn's Avatar

chi god/godess
Join Date: Oct 2012
Name: Evelyn
Location: FLorida : from South Jersey
Posts: 2,899
Thanks: 352
Thanked 603 Times in 585 Posts

Originally Posted by ernestoc View Post
i understand it might be difficult for a female chihuahua to have puppies

but im pretty sure that with some help and the adecuate environment for them the chihuahua would have a very nice labor?
Sorry but I am female human and watch births of female dogs , what they went through and there is no such thing as a (very nice labor). My daughter and her husband have a male and female pug, that is why I have a pug. I tried to talk her out of mating them, she let it happen. The night Sasha, the mom, was having her babies, they needed help, 2 in the morning.I had to go over there, the pug I have was not breathing, my daughter had to keep rubbing her over and over, while she was crying over what Sasha was going through. My son in law had to pull every baby out, then another one not breathing. She had 5, they grew up fine, I ended up taking the runt as the other were not letting her nurse, I had to hand feed her for weeks, of course I ended up keeping her, but never planned to get a pug. The pain of birth is unbelievable and that is if things are going right. I would never do that to any of my dogs.

Ike born 8/15/12
Holly born 8/2/13
Digg this Post!Add Post to del.icio.usBookmark Post in TechnoratiTweet this Post!
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT. The time now is 01:57 AM.

Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright 2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.5.2
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2017 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Chihuahua People 2004-2009
Basset Hound Forum Doberman Forum Golden Retriever Forum Beagle Forum
Boxer Forum Dog Forum Pit Bull Forum Poodle Forum
Bulldog Forum Fish Forum Havanese Forum Maltese Forum
Cat Forum German Shepherd Forum Labradoodle Forum Yorkie Forum Hedgehog Forum
Chihuahua Forum Retriever Breeds Cichlid Forum Dart Frog Forum Mice Breeder Forum