Hybrid Breed

Chihuahua + Havanese


Chihuahua and Havanese Mix - a hybrid breed.

This mixed breed is a perfect combination of two amazing dogs. The Chihuahua brings his sass and temperament, while the Havanese brings his laid-back and loving personality. Together, they make the perfect family dog.

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Alternate Name -
Origin Mexico - Cuba
Life expectancy 12 - 20 years
Care requirements low-maintenance - high-maintenance
Activity level low
FCI group not recognised
AKC group not recognised
KC group not recognised

Possible character traits of Chihuahua and Havanese mix - Such is probably his nature.

The Chihuahua-Havanese mix is a small, lively dog that is full of energy and loves to play. They are loyal and loving companions who are closely bonded with their family. These dogs are intelligent and easy to train. They do well in both urban and rural settings and make excellent apartment dogs. This breed is not for everyone as they can be yappy and require a lot of attention. They are also prone to separation anxiety and need to be with their humans as often as possible. If you are looking for a lap dog that is also a playful little partner, the Chihuahua-Havanese mix is a good choice.

A mix of a Chihuahua and a Havanese is a dog that is the result of crossing these two dog breeds. Chihuahuas are small dog breeds that are known for their intelligent and alert nature. They are also very affectionate and enjoy spending time with their humans. Havanese are also small dog breeds that are known for their friendly and happy nature. They are also very intelligent and learn quickly. A mixed breed of these two breeds could have the following positive characteristics:

  • Intelligent and easy to train
  • Affectionate and playful
  • Good with children and other dogs
  • Friendly and cheerful in nature
  • Compact size and suitable for apartment living

It is important to note that each dog is an individual and may have different characteristics and behaviors. It is best to look at the character and behavior of such a dog individually rather than judging it based on its breed.

What diseases can occur in Chihuahua and Havanese mix.

If you own a Chihuahua-Havanese mix, you should be aware of some health problems. One of them is patellar luxation, where the kneecap slips out of position. This can be painful and may require surgery. Another condition to watch out for is tracheal collapse, in which the trachea collapses and makes it difficult for the dog to breathe. This condition can be life-threatening and may require surgery to correct. In addition, these dogs can be prone to hypoglycemia (low blood sugar), heart problems, and eye problems such as retinal dysplasia and glaucoma.


This Chihuahua-Havanese mix has a coat of medium length that is soft to the touch. The predominant color of the coat is light brown, but there are also patches of white fur along the chest and belly. The tips of the ears are black, which adds some contrast to the overall appearance of the dog. In general, however, both breeds are quite low maintenance, as they are smaller dog breeds and do not have much fur that needs to be groomed. It is recommended to brush their teeth and check their ears regularly to make sure they stay clean and healthy. It is also important to brush them regularly to avoid tangles and matting in their fur. As with any dog, it is important to feed them enough, water them enough, and exercise them enough.

What are breed characteristics of this mix dog?

The Chihuahua-Havanese mix typically has a small, compact body with short legs. Its coat is usually short and smooth and can be any color or combination of colors. The breed typically weighs between 3 and 6 kg and measures 20 to 30 cm at the shoulder.

Fur length medium
Fur flat coated - wavy
Ear shape Standing Ears - Floppy Ear
Tail lang - fanned out
Anatomy -
Size ♀ 15 - 27 cm
Weight ♀ 2 - 7 kg
Size ♂ 15 - 27 cm
Weight ♂ 2 - 7 kg
Suitable For Children, Seniors, Beginner, Seniors
  • Eye diseases

    Often occur with allergies and intolerances.

  • Hypoglycemia

    If an insulin dose was overdosed or accidentally administered twice, the dog may experience hypoglycemia.

  • Tartar

    If dogs don't get a good food or sugary food, tartar can quickly appear.

  • Eye infections

    Chronic eye infections can be very painful in dogs and can be treated with medication. In rare cases, the cornea must be treated.

  • A Chihuahua-Havanese mix is a designer hybrid created by crossing a Chihuahua with a Havanese.

  • A Chihuahua-Havanese mix can look different, but usually has the head and body of a Chihuahua with the long, silky or rough coat of a Havanese.

  • The Chihuahua is a small breed, usually between 15 and 20 inches tall, while the Havanese is also a small breed, usually between 20 and 30 inches tall. A mixed breed of these two breeds could be somewhere in this size range, but it is impossible to predict exactly how big it will be. It is also difficult to predict what the head, eyes, coat, and other physical characteristics of such a dog will look like, as this depends on a variety of facts.

  • Chihuahua and Havanese mixes have a life expectancy of 12 to 15 years, which is average for a small dog breed.

  • Yes, Chihuahua and Havanese mixes generally make good pets. They are usually loving, playful and intelligent dogs that get along well with children and other pets.

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