The Chihuahua is one of the smallest dog breeds in the world. Their popularity has increased drastically over the last decade. Unfortunately, their small size and high energy level makes them a difficult breed to feed. This homemade dog food for Chihuahua recipe may be a good option for your pint-sized pooch.
The average Chihuahua weighs 2-10 pounds, and their lifespan averages 12-20 years. Within the Chihuahua breed there is much diversity. You can find short- or long-haired Chihuahuas, a large variety of personalities and drastic differences in size and energy level.
The wide variety of traits is what can make feeding a Chihuahua a challenge. You need to give your pup enough calories to meet his daily energy requirements, while not overloading his diet with necessary nutrients.
Your dog’s diet will also vary as he ages. Puppies have different nutritional needs than adults and seniors. As your dog’s weight, activity level and health condition changes, you’ll need to update his diet to meet his needs.
For all of these reasons, before switching to this homemade dog food for Chihuahua you’ll need to consult your veterinarian or a canine…