Find and adopt teacup Chihuahua puppies for sale in California and nearby cities such as San Jose, Walnut Creek, Concord, Sacramento, Oakland, Dublin, San Rafael, Novato, San Mateo, Hayward, Fremont, Union City, Berkeley, Livermore, at the largest breeder in these areas, Nor Cal Pups. Enjoy the wonderful company of the smallest puppy in the world, by choosing a trustable breeder, where you can buy a perfectly healthy Chihuahua puppy.
Chihuahua is a very old breed with its origins in Mexico, having as ancestor the Techichi puppy. The Chihuahua received the American Kennel Club recognition in 1904 and he is one of the most popular breeds in the United States. If you want to buy a purebred Chihuahua, AKC registered, Norcal Pups has Chihuahua puppies for sale in Bay Area and San Francisco, California.
The tiny Chihuahua is a pocket puppy, being a very small dog. He measures only a few inches and weighs less than 3 pounds. The Chihuahua’s soft coat can have different colors like brown, reddish, cream, chocolate, brown, white, black, mixed. His short body is completed by big ears, prominent eyes and a long head.
Despite he is a small puppy, the Chihuahua has a great personality. He is an affectionate puppy, loyal to his owner, with whom he develops strong bonds. He can become sometimes over protective, being a good guard for his master. The Chihuahua is an intelligent pup, easy to train. To have a well-behaved puppy, it is recommended to begin the training very early because the Chihuahua puppy is very stubborn and loves to dominate or to become a leader. Socialization is also very important, to prevent aggressiveness.
The tiny Chihuahuas are proper for indoor living and they need daily exercise and walks. They also love to spend some time alone, in a quiet place.
If you want to adopt a Chihuahua puppy, you need to know that he is easy to care. A short coat needs a brushing once a week and a long coat must be brushed daily to prevent tangles and to keep it clean and beautiful. A Chihuahua needs a bathing only once a month. A special attention should be given to his ears, to clean them regularly, because they are prone to various infections.
Being a toy breed, the little Chihuahua is prone to dental diseases and the premature loss of teeth. That’s why dental hygiene is very important. A balanced nutrition is also vital for the good maintenance of his teeth and for his health in general.
There a few health problems to which the little Chihuahua is predisposed such as: dental disease, excess weight, hydrocephalus, hypoglycaemia, disorders of the trachea, bronchitis and patellar dislocation. But if he is well-groomed, a Chihuahua can live up to 18 years.
To avoid having a puppy with a genetic disease, choose a licensed breeder to buy a healthy Chihuahua. Nor Cal Pups use only healthy specimens for breeding. If you are looking for a Chihuahua, Nor Cal Pups has Chihuahua puppies for sale in California and Northern California. Please, read our customer reviews, and buy your favorite perfect puppy.