A Chihuahua Rat Terrier mix is also called as Rat-Cha, Rat-Chi, and Chi-Rat. It a designer hybrid breed, which means that the two parents of the dog are purebreds. In this case is a Chihuahua and a Rat Terrier. A Rat Terrier Chihuahua mix was first introduced in the 1990’s and has gained popularity over the years. They are recognized as one of the best designer breeds so far.
A Rat-Cha is an excellent family dog due to its size. They generally have big ears, big eyes, and its body is covered with smooth coat. Their ears can be eather stand straight up or floppy depending on which genes of the parents they favored. Their coat is usually short in nature, but sometimes they could have born with a long coat due to its Chihuahua parent.
A Rat-Cha usually has tricolor, tan, black, and white. A Rat Terrier and Chihuahua mix puppy is a very loud breed, and like to bark when someone is at the door. The Chihuahua Rat Terrier loves to sleep on their owners’ lap, and love to snuggle anywhere that will keep them warm. This designer hybrid breed loves to find small spaces and sleep there to feel comfortable and safe.
A Rat Terrier and Chihuahua mix temperament is known to be clean, charming, curious, and attentive. They can get really close and attached to those they consider as family. If you live in an apartment without any young children, and want to adopt an energetic dog, a Chihuahua-Rat Terrier mix will be your best bet.
The average weight of a full grown Chihuahua Rat Terrier mix is between 12 to 25 pounds, and their average height is 12 to 18 inches. They can live up to 15 years. You can start to find Chihuahua Rat Terrier mix puppies at a pet shop near your place, and the price is around $300.
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