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  1. Overweight Chi - need advice on food

    Chihuahua Questions
    Good Morning! Need help! What food so you recommend for Chi's? I've had my Chi since February and he is 6yrs old. I adopted him from the shelter and he was overweight when he was brought in...he weighed 11 pounds! He was a little sick with kennel cough and didn't eat much and was down to...
  2. Are these foods okay?

    Chihuahua Diet and Nutrition
    So right now I feed my dogs Wellness CORE and Kibbles N Bits, I want to completely move them onto feeding them Merrick Grain Free mixed with Wellness CORE. Merrick Grain Free Real Texas Beef & Sweet Potato Dog Food at PETCO Has anyone heard of Merrick before? Or tried it? Opinions on my idea...
  3. Please help :(

    Chihuahua Questions
    I have a few questions as I'm not sure what to do here. I have a 2 year old Chihuahua that i rescued about a year and a half ago and for the past 6 months i haven't been able to get her to eat her dog food. I've tried almost all brands!!! Of every flavor!!! Organic not organic. She just rubs her...
  4. Dog Food Suggestions

    Chihuahua Questions
    Hello All (first post here!) I have an 8 year old Chihuahua (8 lbs, bigger than most) and he has almost no teeth (only 4 molars on the bottom). He's a rescue, so his life before was rough on him and now he's toothless... ANYWAY...I'd like to switch his food and would appreciate some...
  5. New to all of this!

    New Member Introductions
    Hello all, My name is Lisa & I have a 4 month old, 2lb tri-color chi named Tyson. He is definitely the light of my life! Our previous dog (who has since passed) was a min pin so we are fairly accustomed to a small breed dog, but chihuahuas sure seem to have quite a lot more requirements! (or we...
  6. Dog food recall database

    Chihuahua Questions
    I am a paranoid person and like to have access to info regarding dog food recalls. This link will give you dog and cat food recalls from the FDA database. It is good to check this once in a while just in case your dog's food gets recalled. Better safe than sorry. I also use GOOGLE ALERTS with...
  7. My chi won't eat

    Chihuahua Questions
    Mirdle has decided not to eat her Innova small bites chicken kibble. She used to love it and eat it dry. No more. I have tried Evo small bites, Evanger's Chicken drummet wet over her kibble, which she liked at first. I have tried Natural Balance dinner roll in beef. She likes something for a few...
  8. Article about why commercial dog foods are bad

    Chihuahua Questions
    I came across an article from Dr. Lisa Newman is a holistic vet who talks about how some commercial pet food is bad for your pets and what you can do to take charge. Also, our animals are over vaccinated and the flea and tick preventions the pharmaceuticals sell you are crap...