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Chihuahua Dog For Adoption in Rancho Santa Margarita, CA

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Organization Name: I.C.A.R.E. Dog Rescue
Location: Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
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Breed: Chihuahua
Gender: Male Male
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zzz - Symba

Size at Maturity: Small
Availability Date: 12/26/2015
Location: Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
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Posted Breed: Chihuahua. Meet Symba!~~He is a 6-years-old Applehead 6 pound toy Chihuahua. Most cats are bigger than him. He has golden medium length fur. Although very fun, sweet and mellow, once he gets to know you, Symba can be very protective his owner with lots of barking. Symba needs to be the only pet at home. I recently took Symba to the vet. He has all his shots for the year. The vet said Symba's teeth are not in the best shape and it's best he eats little kibble size foods that can be moistened. He will come with gentle flea shampoo to be washed with once a week. He will come with a 5 month supply of Frontline. Please contact Shahlla Sherzoy - shahllasherzoy@yahoo.com 925-899-0842

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Overview: The Chihuahua is a tiny bundle of joy. Kids love him ' and for good reason. This breed seems always excited about something. They do best as an indoor dog, but they love to scamper around in the yard ' in suitable weather.
Breed Group: Toy
Weight (lbs): 6
Height (in): 6-9
Colors: Any.
Coat: Smooth with soft, glossy hair or long with soft straight or wavy coat and fringed ears.
Character: Chihuahuas are very intelligent little dogs that are much more brave than their small size suggests. They often bond with only one person.
Temperament: This breed usually lives with other dogs and cats very easily. Children should be taught how to play with this small dog as many try to treat it as a toy.
Care: The Chihuahua requires occasional grooming with a brush and comb. Trim claws and check teeth on a regular basis. Care of the long coat entails brushing 2 to 3 times a week.
Training: This breed is eager to learn, so don't let the small size deter you from properly training him.
Activity: Chihuahuas can typically get sufficient exercise by playing indoors.
Country of Origin: Mexico
Health Issue: This breed has a short nose and large eyes, which can cause some problems (e.g., wheezing, dry eye, glaucoma). They are prone to slipped stifle, gum problems, colds, stress, and rheumatism.
Life Expectancy: about 15 or more

More About Chihuahua Breed
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  1. Do your research – find out what types of dogs would be a good fit for your lifestyle and the activity level of your family. Also keep in mind the grooming needs of certain breeds that might require frequent maintenance.
  2. Decide what you can handle – before you get sucked in by all the adorable puppy eyes you’re about to see, think long and hard about the appropriate age dog for your family or if you are capable of caring for a special needs dog. Puppies are a lot of work, if you don’t have time for potty training and obedience classes you’ll want to consider an older dog. There are plenty of middle aged, vibrant dogs up for adoption as well as many senior dogs that would be a great fit for a family looking for a more subdued dog with lots of love to give.
  3. Learn about the shelters and their adoption policies – It might be easier to start looking at shelters within a certain radius of home but don’t be afraid to venture out to other states as well. Many states have larger populations of adoptable dogs and their shelters are willing to transport pets to suitable adopting families. Some shelters might have requirements for a home visit, a fenced yard or require you to visit the pet multiple times before you commit to adopting. Understand that the shelters are doing their best to place the pets in suitable homes and these requirements are in the best interest of both you and the pet.
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      Sex: Male Male
      Location: Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
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