Chihuahuas are of Mexican origin and are thought to be one of the oldest breeds in the world. You see, America wasn’t the only thing Christopher Columbus discovered. He also brought the Chihuahua breed in the attention of Europe. The name of the breed actually comes from the first state they were found in – the Mexican state of Chihuahua.
The Chihuahua is among the smallest dog breeds out there. They stand up to 10 inches high and weigh less than a bottle of water. [...] More about: Chihuahua Adaptation to Apartment Life, Family and Children