So, what happens if you blend the two?
You can’t honestly tell what will happen. Some German Shepherd Chihuahua mixes will have the German Shepherd’s assertive nature and protecting instincts. Others will be feisty and have the prominent personalities of Chihuahuas. A male Chihuahua is usually mixed with a female German Shepherd.
Where did the German Shepherd-Chihuahua cross originate?
- The German Shepherd Chihuahua hybrid is a new breed with an unknown inception date. Its name is derived from the parent breeds, German Shepherds and Chihuahuas. The contemporary German Shepherd breed may be traced to a single German dog named Horand von Grafrath.
Is the AKC cognizant of it?
How Much Do German Shepherd Chihuahua Mix Puppies Cost?
This is a difficult question to answer because there are no breeders that purposefully breed German Shepherds with Chihuahuas. These canines are more likely to be found at a shelter, rescue, or adoption organization.
Source: The Paws Journal