Chimo:American Eskimo Dog and Chihuahua Mix
Facts & Origin
Chihuahua and American Eskimo Dog Mix - a hybrid breed.
The best of both worlds! The Chihuahua and American Eskimo Dog mix is the perfect combination of sass and gentleness. With their cute faces and playful personalities, these pups will take your heart by storm.
What are breed characteristics of this mix dog?
One of the most popular breeds in the United States, the Chihuahua-American Eskimo Dog mix is a small but powerful dog. They are known for their loyal and loving nature and make excellent companion dogs. Chihuahuas American Eskimo Dogs usually weigh between 3 and 6 kg and have a shoulder height of about 20 cm. They have a short, dense coat that can be either smooth or fluffy, and they come in a variety of colors, including black, white, brown, and cream. Chihuahuas American Eskimo Dogs have large, pointed ears and dark, almond-shaped eyes.
|Origin||USA / Mexico|
|Life expectancy||12 - 20 years|
|Care requirements||high-maintenance - low-maintenance|
|Activity level||average - low|
|FCI group||not recognised|
|AKC group||not recognised|
|KC group||not recognised|
Attitude, character and temperament of the breed
Possible character traits of Chihuahua and American Eskimo Dog Mix - Such is probably his nature.
Chihuahuas are the smallest dog breed and are known for their large, pointed ears and big eyes. They are also one of the most popular breeds in the United States. American Eskimo Dogs are a medium-sized breed known for their thick, white coats. These two breeds gave rise to the Chihuahua-Eskimo mix, which is a small to medium sized dog with pointed ears, large eyes, and a thick, white coat.
The Chihuahua-Eskimo mix is a relatively new dog breed, so there is not much information about them yet. However, they are said to be a very loving and affectionate breed. They are also said to get along well with children and other pets.
The Chihuahua Eskimo mix is a good choice for someone looking for a small to medium sized dog that is loving and affectionate. They are also a good choice for someone who wants a dog with a thick, white coat.
Health and breeding information
What diseases can affect Chihuahua and American Eskimo Dog Mix.
There are a number of health issues that can affect Chihuahua-American Eskimo mixes, and many of them are the same ones that can affect purebred dogs of either parent. Some of the most common health problems that have been observed in this mixed breed include patellar luxation, tracheal collapse, epilepsy, and heart defects. Some of these health problems can be severe, and potential owners* should be aware of these problems before choosing this mixed breed.
As with any mixed breed dog, it is difficult to predict what health problems a Chihuahua-American Eskimo mix might inherit from its parents. However, there are some health conditions that are more common in this particular mixed breed. Patellar luxation, for example, is a condition in which the kneecap slips out of position. This can be a painful condition that can lead to lameness if not treated. Another condition that is more common in Chihuahua-American Eskimo mixes is tracheal collapse. This condition occurs when the trachea collapses. This can cause difficulty breathing and can be life threatening. Epilepsy is also relatively common in this breed, and affected dogs may have seizures. Heart defects also occur with some regularity in Chihuahua-American Eskimo mixes, and these can range from mild to severe.
Overall, Chihuahua-American Eskimo mixes are generally healthy dogs. However, like all mixed breeds, they can be prone to certain health problems. Potential owners should be aware of these problems and discuss them with their veterinarian.
What does this mixed breed look like?
This dog has a dense double coat, which is white with black markings. The undercoat is dense and soft and insulates against the cold weather. The outer coat is longer and coarse and provides protection from the elements. This dog has a slender build and is classified as a medium sized dog.
|Fur length||long - medium|
|Ear shape||Standing Ears|
|Tail||rolled up - lang|
|Size ♀||15 - 48 cm|
|Weight ♀||2 - 16 kg|
|Size ♂||15 - 48 cm|
|Weight ♂||2 - 16 kg|
Chronic eye infections can be very painful in dogs and can be treated with medication. In rare cases, the cornea must be treated.
Often occur with allergies and intolerances.
If an insulin dose was overdosed or accidentally administered twice, the dog may experience hypoglycemia.
If dogs don't get a good food or sugary food, tartar can quickly appear.
This mix can look very different depending on which parent breed they more closely resemble. They can have the small, compact body of a Chihuahua with the thick, double coat of an American Eskimo Dog. Or they may have the longer legs and body of an American Eskimo Dog with the smooth coat of a Chihuahua.
This also depends on which parent breed they follow more. A Chihuahua usually weighs between 3 and 6 kg and have a shoulder height of about 20 cm.
Both Chihuahuas and American Eskimo Dogs are known to be friendly, loving and devoted to their family. Therefore, it is likely that a Chihuahua and American Eskimo Dog mix will inherit the same wonderful character traits.
Yes, Chihuahua and American Eskimo mixes make great family dogs! They usually get along well with children and other pets and thrive in a home where they get lots of love and attention.
A Chihuahua-American Eskimo mix needs the same basic care as any other dog. This includes regular exercise, a healthy diet, regular veterinary exams and vaccinations, and lots of love and attention.
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