Chihuahua Litter Size

Litter size varies from breed to breed and also from dog to dog.Chihuahua puppies are delicate at the time of birth but of course depends only on their mother.They are the so called smallest puppies of the smallest dog breed and needs proper care and attention.A healthy Chihuahua puppy weighs between 0.18-0.38 lbs at the time of birth.They can easily set into apartments but needs significant amount of daily exercise.New born puppies require an optimal temperature to survive as they are prone to fever.It takes almost 12 months for a Chihuahua puppy to become completely mature.Litter size may also depend on the time of when the dog is bred,dog's size and health.Breeding at the right time would result in a better litter.Chihuahua dogs have small to medium litters.Average litter size for Chihuahua is about 2-5 puppies whereas bigger and smaller both litters are also expected. 
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