small dogs breeds

Small Dogs information on popular breeds

picture of the popular small dogs breed the pug


Chihuahua is the smallest breed of dog in the world and is available in a variety of colours and patterns. Named after the state of Chihuahua in Mexico, where it was discovered in 1850.


Group: Toy

Coat:  Long coat or short smooth coat

Height: 15 - 23 cm

Weight: 2 - 12 lbs

Life Span: 15 years

Origin: Mexico