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  1. Kennel Cough

    Chihuahua Rescue
    So this year alone I’ve taken my dog to the vet 3 times to treat kennel cough. I’m not sure how she keeps catching this though. We live in an apartment complex and never interact with any other dogs when we’re outside. How is it possible that she still gets this? Since we had to bring her in...
  2. Looking for advice on administering medication

    Chihuahua Questions
    So this is sort of a two sided-question, the first about administering medication. My oldest chi Artie had to have his teeth removed before we adopted him. We have him a soft food diet obviously, but it makes giving him his pills a little difficult. We have him on benedryl to help with reverse...
  3. Obsessive Scratching - have you had this problem?

    Chihuahua Health
    For the past week my 8yr old chihuahua has been acting strange, totally new behavior I've never seen in the past 2 years of owning him. Whenever he's touched anywhere below his neck he uncontrollably kicks his back leg. He does this on either side he's touched on (petting his head doesn't make...
  4. Meet Gabbz & Nikki

    New Member Introductions
    Hi! Me and Gabbz are new here and found this site by searching Chihuahuas and Raw Diet… Gabbz has allergies and possible systemic yeast :foxes15: (based on google search)… I adopted her at 2 months old and she was with me until she was 1 year old and then I began working 17 hours a day :( so...
  5. Advice on hairloss?

    Chihuahua Health
    I have a chihuahua named Jojo who is about 4 years old who I adopted in spring of 2011. He never had hair on his tail. But in December of 2012 we noticed a small amount of hair loss on him in the middle of his back. Since then, his hair loss has spread. His back is patchy, his back-legs and...
  6. Gave him a bath, now losing hair...

    Chihuahua Questions
    Hey you all! :) I come here today with a question. So my boy has allergies. He takes an allergy pill from time to time and also has hair missing from his legs, I think it's growing back though now that I have switched to WELLNESS. But, here is the issue I am having now. I gave him a bath with...
  7. Chi with allergies

    Chihuahua Health
    Hi everyone, I have sweet little 2 year old male Chi. His name is Chico and he has very bad allergies. Our vet has him using special shampoo twice a week and he eats no wheat or corn. I have been feeding him a dog food with lamb, rice, sweet potatoes. Poor Chico scratches all the time...
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