They are pretty accustomed to being in handbags and shouting orders at passers-by and have made a reputation for being loud and sassy little canines.
These puppers love having a purpose. They adore being the main worker and helping get things done.
There is no standard for their overall nature, so as you read this, remember that each German Chihuahua is unique.
Your German Shepherd Chihuahua will either be more German Shepherd or more Chihuahua; there is no way of knowing for sure just which way your pup’s genetics will take them.
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As you may have guessed, there is no set number for the required exercise. In most cases, you’ll have to figure this out as you go along and check in with your pup regularly.