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.
- 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:
|Origin||Northern Poland & Eastern Germany||Named for the state of Chihuahua in Mexico|
|A descendant of the German Spitz||The possible descendant of TechichiToltec 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|
|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|
|When stressed /excited /cold|