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Chihuahuas are a relatively healthy breed but there are some health issues to be aware of.

How to Recognize and Prevent Tick Bites in Dogs

Learn what symptoms are associated with canine tick bites and Lyme disease and how to protect dogs from exposure. Dogs owners that live in or travel through high-risk areas for ticks should know how to recognize possible exposure and know what to do in case of a bite. What are Ticks? And What do They …

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Can Chihuahuas Get Sunburned?

Would it surprise you to learn that Chihuahuas can get sun burn too? Even though Chihuahuas have a predisposition to warmer weather since the breed originated south of the border in Mexico, sun protection is important for these little descendants of Aztec warriors too. This article will help you prepare for safe fun in warmer …

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Best Dry Dog Food For Tear Stains

Tear stains are the red, rust, or brown colored streaks that appear on light colored dog’s faces. Let’s discuss what causes tear stains to appear, as well as what remedies and what diets should be considered for dogs with excessive tear staining: What causes tear stains? Tear stains in dogs are caused by a variety …

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