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  1. Sleeping arrangements: Part II

    Chihuahua Training
    Help with sleeping alone Background: 7 year old chi mix I adopted in July 2016, so I've had him 6 months. I know very little of his history, but was told he was a lap guarder & "not the type to hang out at the coffee shop" (whatever that means). He is very loving to people, not to dogs, but...
  2. Healthy weight for a Chi & more questions

    Chi chat
    I have read that all Chi's should be under 6 lbs. Is this so? My Chi is 4lb 6oz, so she does fall into this category- but I was just wondering if that is a healthy weight. Also, does anyone else have trouble getting their chi to gain? Ousi (my little girl!) seems a little skinny to me. She eats...
  3. Hello!

    New Member Introductions
    I am the proud new owner of a 5 month old teacup chihuahua, I adopted her at 8 weeks and she is just awesome. Her name is Lia and i love her to death, so does my 9 year old daughter. No real complaints except that if I need some "alone" time at night, she gives me hell! She does sleep with me...
  4. Got a question about our first ever chi we got today

    New Member Introductions
    So after a few weeks of waiting we picked up our (bf + I) new chi baby girl at about 5 and she has been sleeping almost 80% of the time she has been here. I know she is just a baby only 8 weeks old and 7oz, but she hardly can eat hard food it takes her about 3 mins just for one piece of food (we...
  5. Where does your Chihuahua sleep?

    Chihuahua Questions
    Hi just wondering where does your chihuahua sleep? When we first got Bruiser he had alot of health problems so he slept in the bed with us to start with (which I know yes is not ideal ! lol) anyway he then learnt to sleep on the floor in his own little bed beside me. Then when we got my...