Great as lap and companion dogs, the Scotchi has balanced character traits: there’s a lot of fun and goofiness to go around, but they are gentle and affectionate as well.

Taco Terrier

The Taco Terrier is a unique combination of the Toy Fox Terrier and a Chihuahua – two lively, fun, and affectionate toy dog breeds.


A mix between a Chihuahua and a Silky Terrier is popularly called the Silkyhuahua or Silky Chi and is a quirky, affectionate, fun, and adorable dog.


Chipaniel combines the quirky and goofy nature of the tiny Chihuahua, with the charming looks and the affectionate character of the Cocker Spaniel.

Chat Terrier

Energetic, playful, fun, and affectionate, these smart little dogs are the crossbreed offspring of a Chihuahua and a Rat Terrier.


With the affectionate and loyal traits of the Miniature Schnauzer, and the goofy, temperamental aspects of the Chihuahua, a truly unique cross-breed emerged – Chizer.


A cross between a Chihuahua and Dachshund, the Chiweenie is one cute pooch. Long and small, this adorable hybrid is picking up in popularity.

Jack Chi

The Jack Chi is a cross between a purebred Chihuahua and Jack Russell Terrier. This designer breed is a fun-loving dog with a sweet personality.

Top 10 Dog Breeds That Stay Small

Big things come in small packages. Just look at these dog breeds that stay small - they've got a huge personality that makes up for their tiny statures!


Sporting a large head, expressive eyes and a friendly disposition, the Chihuahua fits into many types of households. This breed makes an excellent watch dog

Top 20 Gifts For Chihuahua Appreciation Day

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Top 10 Yappy Dog Breeds

Big yips come out of little packages. The barkers on our top 10 yappy dog breeds list have something to say, and they're not shy about speaking their minds!

Top 10 Breeds With Bunny-Sized Ears

Do your ears hang low, do they wobble to and fro? How about straight up, like a rabbit? Check out these dogs with bunny-sized ears.


Imagine a small dog with the floppy ears and markings of a Beagle but the body of a Chihuahua and you have the Cheagle, a new companion designer dog.

Top 10 Best Miniature Dog Breeds

Perfect for compact spaces, tiny pooches are adorable and portable. If you're looking for a pint-sized pooch, try these miniature dog breeds on for size!

Top 10 Clingy Dog Breeds

That's not a shadow - it's a dog! There are certain types of pooches that never want to leave your side. Here's our list of the top 10 clingy dog breeds.


If you can't decide between a Pug or a Chihuahua, you may be able to get the best of both worlds with a crossbreed called the Chug. Perfect lap-sized dog.


A Chorkie is a mix of Yorkshire Terrier and Chihuahua They are one of the cutest breeds of designer dogs available to the modern dog owner.


The Pom-Chi is a sweet and affectionate little dog that bonds strong and fast with his family. He is loyal and has no concept that he is so tiny.

Top 10 Dog Breeds That Live the Longest

There are some pooches that live longer than others. Check out which pooches made it onto our top 10 dog breeds that live the longest.

Chihuahua May Break World Record With Birth of 11 Puppies [Video]

A rescued chihuahua in Kansas gave birth to 11 puppies on National Puppy Day, possibly breaking a world record! Way to go!

Little Dog Make Big Impact After Hurricane Maria by Saving Her Human�

We love happy-ending stories that come out of devastation. A puppy in Puerto Rico helped her human get the help she needed after Hurricane Maria.

Adoptable Pet of the Week – Batman

Please meet Batman, our Adoptable Dog of the Week. This super-dog is a black, brown, and red-orange Chihuahua mix from Evans, Georgia.

American Bullhuahua

The American Bullhuahua melds the American Bulldog with the Chihuahua. The American Bullhuahua is a highly social dog who loves people.

Chipit Dog

The Chipit dog is a mix of sassy Chihuahua and brawny American Pit Bull terrier. Chipits lively nature and sturdy physique make them ideal for families.


The Chimo is a mix of American Eskimo Dog and Chihuahua. He is a companion dog that has loads of energy, and is highly devoted to his family.

Adoptable Dog of the Week – Biscuit

What a sweetie! This is Biscuit, our Adoptable Dog of the Week. He's a five-year-old male Chihuahua mix from Wenatchee, Washington.

Adoptable Dog of the Week – Gabby

Gabby, Gabby, hey! Meet Gabby, our Adoptable Dog of the Week. She's an adult female Chihuahua mix from Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

12 Chihuahua Curios We Covet

No Chihuahua-loving home is complete without envy-inducing collectibles depicting the pocket-sized breed. Here are 12 Chihuahua curios we covet!

Adoptable Dog of the Week – Nebby

Nebby, our Adoptable Dog of the Week, is an adult male Chihuahua and Dachshund mix looking for a forever home in Helena, Alabama.

Adoptable Dog of the Week – Coco

Coco, our Adoptable Dog of the Week, is a sweet little morsel. She is an adult long-haired Chihuahua from Lincoln, Nebraska.

Adoptable Dog of the Week – Kris

Cuddle up with adorable Kris, our Adoptable Dog of the Week. He's a 1-year-old male Chihuahua from Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

Adoptable Dog of the Week – Peanut

You've got to meet Peanut, our Adoptable Dog of the Week. He's a young French Bulldog and Chihuahua mix from Stockport, Ohio.


The Shichi is a small dog with a big personality - just look at our Dog-in-Residence, Oscar! A cross between a purebred Chihuahua and Shih Tzu.

Adoptable Dog of the Week – Geno

Geno, our Adoptable Dog of the Week, doesn't let anything keep him down. An adult male Chihuahua, he's waiting for his forever home in Great Bend, Kansas.


Cheeks, also known as Pek-A-Chis or Pekachi, are a hybrid between a Chihuahua and a Pekingese. These dogs make fantastic family pets and are low maintenance