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  1. Newbie to Owning Chihuahuas

    New Member Introductions
    I adopted two 3 month old brother chihuahuas last August to keep them from going to the pound. Named them Ricky & Fred (from the I Love Lucy Show). I tried to rehome them but everyone wanted to adopt them separately or the situation wasn't ideal to me so I still have the little boys. We are...
  2. Luxating patella diet and supplements

    Chihuahua Health
    I suspect Coco's left knee has luxating patella, will check with vet next week. She started lifting her left hind leg out after a little thumble and now is doing it a few times a day. Up it goes, then down like nothing's wrong. Thinking grade 1 I read about supplements like Glico flex II or...
  3. New Chihuahua Owner--Please Help.

    New Member Introductions
    Hi, I'm Ashley. I am the proud owner of a chihuahua puppy named Zeus. He is about 12 weeks old. I have never had a chihuahua, and I haven't had a puppy in a long time. He really started teething this week...chewing on everything in sight. I have noticed that he is eating significantly less over...
  4. Please help -Diarrhea

    Chihuahua Questions
    My 11 week puppy started having diarrhea on Sunday. I did not change his food and he did not get into anything. I contacted the individual that we purchased the puppy from, as he had stated to do so if the pup started having diarrhea. He provided a few suggestions for us, including giving the...
  5. Vets- Iams or Purina One Active?

    Chihuahua Diet and Nutrition
    Hello all. Bella' had her nails clipped at the vets and I was telling her about how much of a fussy eater she is (she'd much rather have a roast ;) ) and she recommended two foods and she put two dollops infront of her Iams proactive small & medium and Purina One Active (the active one just...
  6. quick questions.

    Chihuahua Questions
    My partner and I adopted a female chihuahua of 1 month about a month and a half . And I loved her from the first moment and I have been curious about certain aspects of here. I have been told by the Veterinarian that Hakuna (that's her name) can't go outside until it's third vaccination and If...
  7. How to make Pupcakes

    Chi chat
    Hi guys its Chloe's Mom and i made a recipe for "pupcakes" for the recue i am in (care4rescue.com Please go there) and i raised 200 dollars in 4 hours!!!!!! All my dogs love the treats (i had my 5 different dogs try them and they LOVED them!) so here is the recipe!: (makes 6 but i quadrupled...
  8. Fattening up

    Chihuahua Diet and Nutrition
    Olive has never been a big "foodie". We've had a lab and a poodle, and they both lived for food. Olive is just so eh about it. She likes people food and will beg, but its not her biggest concern. Its nice but so foreign to me! Shes always been on the thin side, and we've been through a ton of...
  9. Noisy tummy and stopped eating

    Chihuahua Health
    Hello all, I'm a little worried about my little man. Just when I think he's find he decides to scare me again. It's been 2 days since my little man Jordy has ate. Today he had some runny stool and his stomach is quite noisy. The runny stool is a normal with him when he's upset, but I'm not sure...
  10. yeast infection help

    Chihuahua Health
    so after my little Guny had a serious parasite infection and was under a series of antibiotics, it turned out that he had a yeast infection. he's already under a ketoconazole treatment. my question now is what should i feed him? i was feeding him earthborn holistic primitive natural, which...
  11. Chi Not Eating From Dog Bowl

    Chihuahua Questions
    Hello, new member here. My Chi is 2 years old and still to this day she refuses to eat out of her dog bowl. She drinks her water from the dog bowl but not the food. She will go days without touching her food so I've had to feed her by hand to make sure she actually eats. She will immediately eat...
  12. Homemade Chihuahua Food?

    Chihuahua Questions
    Hi all! I have an almost ten month old chihuahua and he's quite the picky eater. I originally had him on Avoderm for small breed puppies but he grew tired of ot so I switched him to Taste of the Wild for puppies and he grew sick of that, as well. I currently have him on a mix of Stewart's Raw...
  13. The Honest Kitchen: opinions?

    Chihuahua Diet and Nutrition
    Hey everyone! I'm new here. I have a nine month old chihuahua(possible mix). His name is Biggie and he was rescued from a shelter after being in a possible car accident(he has major teeth issues.) after being fed kibble much too large for his mouth, Biggie was content with having AvoDerm dry...
  14. Salcha Formula Annamaet made in PA

    Chihuahua Diet and Nutrition
    Went to Woofstock thanks Huly. Best thing that could have happened to Baby Girl and I we finally found the food she can eat that doesn't hurt her stomach. We got free samples and decided to give It chance. it was like love at first taste for her. No more gas no more diarrhea I am so happy.
  15. Treats?

    Chihuahua Questions
    Has anyone had much success with a particular brand of treats for their chihuahua? I have a ten week old female and I'm trying to potty train her and teach her to sit at the moment but can't find any food rewards she's really taken to (apart from cooked chicken, which I'm not comfortable feeding...
  16. Kibble Issues

    Chihuahua Questions
    Ok so Sophie has this bad habit that I cannot seem to break...scarfing down her kibble as if she has never been fed before. I am unsure of what to do to solve this issue. I have tried many different types and sizes of food (right now the kibble bits are pea size) and I have even tried making my...
  17. Picky eater, likes table food

    Chihuahua Questions
    My 3-years old long-haired chihuahua, Angel, have been spoiled since getting back with me from my daddy's. I have room mates who feed her turkey, jerky, chicken, different treats and basically anything we would eat meat wise. She been getting this since being up here. She would eat her Purina...
  18. food, food, food...

    Chihuahua Diet and Nutrition
    after a long search i finally found a place where i can buy food without having to order it online. the brands they offer are taste of the wild and NutraGold. there are others like royal canin, pro plan, science diet and beneful but i've heard that those are not that good plus it turned out...
  19. not so sure about food, help?

    Chihuahua Diet and Nutrition
    as some of you might already know, I got Runy past October, he was my birthday gift and he was almost two years old and a little skinny. I started feeding him Purina Dog Chow for small breeds cause the friend who gave him to me said that it was the food he was used to eat. i take Runy to the vet...
  20. new puppy noob

    Chihuahua Diet and Nutrition
    hi guys I am in a but of a confusion I need a better food for my puppy Bobbi and she is on purina puppy chow and purina pro plan puppy, dog food adviser says the food is poor quality I about gagged when I saw the ingredients I feel like i am feeding her potato chips, what do you guys recommend...
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