General Information

Pomeranian-Chihuahua mix is a mixture of breeds between a Chihuahua and a Pomeranian which was first formed in the United States of America. As compared with other mixes, it is a new kind.

Pomeranian Chihuahua Mix Nicknames

Pomeranian Chihuahua Mix is a designer breed and is renowned with many nicknames like Pomchi, Pomahuahua, Chiranian, and Chi-Pom.

General Features:

  • Weight and Height: Its weight could be anywhere between 5 to 7lbs and height could be anywhere between five 5 to 9 inches.
  • Lifespan: When cared properly, it could live up to 12 to 18 years.
  • Coat color: Its coat could be of long or short length and could have single to double coats. Its coat could be black, blue merle, sable, and brown.
  • The face features: Pomeranian-Chihuahua mix is known for its pointy and short muzzle. It is a small pampered dog which has the most charming facial expressions.

Pomeranian-Chihuahua MixGeneral Characteristics:

Pomeranian-Chihuahua mix is a dog which could live easily in humans. It is an intelligent dog with a great sense of ‘how to get love from its owner’. It uses its intelligence to get socialized.

Pomeranian-Chihuahua mix is a playful dog so it should be kept under supervision like any other dog. It likes to hang out with children of older age. It loves doing difficult tricks and gets very happy when in the presence of people. It is the dog that likes to be in the spotlight always.

Pomeranian-Chihuahua is a dog of two different breeds, so it has calm, lovely disciplined and compact nature. Also, a thing to be kept in mind is that in order to have a great relationship with this dog it is necessary to keep penalizing uniformity. It is a dog which is vulnerable to feelings of its owner. It absorbs emotions that may harm it when the emotions are negative.


Pomeranian-Chihuahua is presently known by the

  • ACHC (American Canine Hybrid Club)
  • DBR (Designer Breed Registry)
  • ICDR (International Canine Designer Registry)
  • DDKC (Designers Dogs Kennel Club)

This table outlines the general information about each breed:

Comparisons Pomeranian Chihuahua
Origin Northern Poland & Eastern Germany Named for the state of Chihuahua in Mexico
A descendant of the German Spitz The possible descendant of Techichi—Toltec civilization
Star Quality Apartment Size Aware of surroundings
Description Toy Breed Toy Breed
Top 20 Breed in the U.S. Short or Long Coat
Compact /sturdy May have apple or deer” shaped head
Double fur coat, The only breed of dog to have “polleras” (soft spots) on heads
Topcoat long /straight /wiry due to the incomplete skull for fitting through the birth canal.
Undercoat soft /thick /short
Plumed Tail
Average Weight 3-7 lbs. 4-10 lbs.
Height 7-12 in. 6-10 in.
Life Span 12-16 years 15-20 years
Coloring White /brown /black A large variety of color
multi-color and varieties splashes, marks, solids:
white, black, tan, brown, chocolate, cream, fawn, red
Personality Strengths Friendly /playful /entertaining Loyal
Bonding /protective /intelligent Assertive /aware of surroundings Ultra-aware of their surroundings
Personality Weaknesses Craves center of attention Temperament of owner
Prone to barking affects them
Stubborn /temperamental Can be overprotective
Unreliable with small children Less tolerant of cold
Aggressive /dominant Not good with small children
Needs a calm environment
Do not always get along with other breeds of dogs
Prone to neurological disorders
Health Few Negative Health Predispositions Epilepsy /seizures
Trembles /shivers
When stressed /excited /cold