Breed Info


Saucy & Devoted

Our Teacup Chihuahua puppies boast a temperament as dynamic as their tiny frames. Their loyalty has no bounds as they form a deeper and more devoted bond with their favorite person. Irrespective of their smaller size, they have above-average intelligence, making them quick learners and eager to please.


Their reserved nature at times translates into aggression towards the other dogs with early and consistent training that mitigates such a tendency.


Do not allow their size to trick you. These sassy little canines are filled with personality and are known for their temperament and spunky nature. With the right guidance and socialization, our pups will thrive across numerous environments, bringing endless joy and companionship to their fortunate owners.


Dainty & Graceful

Our Teacup Chihuahua pups are smaller in size; however, they have higher levels of energy that form the perfect match. With their perky ears, round heads, and expressive eyes, these dainty pups are always prepared for adventures. Their compact structure with smaller front legs is supported by muscular hindquarters that allow them to zip around with great agility.


Irrespective of their short stature, they need regular exercise to keep their bodies and minds stimulated. Teacup Chihuahuas arrive in various patterns and colors that suit their choices.


They have smooth coat varieties that are known for their softer texture, while the longer coat variant flaunts flat or curly fur with an undercoat often that comes by feathering on their legs and feet. These high-spirited pups thrive on daily weeks, playtime, and interactive activities to maintain their happiness and health regardless of the coat type.


Medium Activity

Our Teacup Chihuahua pups are smaller with greater zest of life that is more likely being tiny. These small-sized pooches adore walking and exploring and eagerly take in the sights and smells of the world revolving around them. Their playful nature makes interactive games a real joy for both owner and pup.


Although they are a compact size, Teacup Chihuahuas need adequate exercise for their mental and physical well-being. Daily walks and play sessions are important to keep them healthy and happy. It is important to keep them on a leash for their safety, although they are happy to carry around when required, whenever outdoors.


For better health, target twenty to thirty minutes of activity each day and around six miles of walking every week. Sufficient time spent outside enables them to soak up the sun and engage in playful antics, ensuring they lead an active and fulfilling lifestyle.

Know The History of Teacup Chihuahua Puppies

The Teacup Chihuahua is a miniature version of the small Chihuahua breed, with an astonishing history steeped in speculation and mystery.

● Origins

Chihuahuas were revered by the ancient Toltec civilization as sacred animals, often depicted in their folklore and art originating from Mexico. However, the accurate emergence of the Teacup variety remains unclear. A few would believe that selective breeding practices aimed to reduce the size of Chihuahuas, leading to the creation of the Teacup Chihuahua as early as the 19th century. The rest would often argue that this Teacup variation is a recent development that arose out of the desire for smaller and cuter counterparts.

● Popularity

Teacup Chihuahuaas have attained a lot of fame in the late 20th century specifically among the trendsetters and celebrities enamored with their smaller and adorable features. Their smaller stature, often weighing less than four pounds earned them the endearing nickname of Teacup, that is likening them to the smaller porcelain cup.

Check out the best way you can keep your pups in the best shape!

● Grooming

Our Teacup Chihuahua pups are smaller, but their grooming needs are low maintenance. However, they are below average shedders; a weekly brush or wipe-down with a damp cloth would keep their coats healthy and clean. Due to their smaller size, they are prone to ear infections, so it is important to clean and check their ears regularly. 

You can keep their teeth and eyes clean, which helps prevent potential health issues. Nail trimming is a necessity to keep the paws in the best condition. Consider dressing your Teacup Chihuahua in coats and sweaters to keep them comfortable and warm in the colder months. It is recommended to use a body harness instead of a collar, considering their delicate necks for safety during walks.

● Training

Our Teacup Chihuahuas are quick learners and intelligent, making training a rewarding experience. Although housebreaking is challenging due to their smaller size, numerous pet owners choose paper training as their solution. They respond well to the positive and gentle training methods, creating a robust bond between the pup and its owner. With consistency and patience, your pup will become an obedient and well-mannered companion.

FAQs About Teacup Chihuahua Puppies

Are Teacup Chihuahua Puppies Easy To Train?

Teacup Chihuahua puppies are intelligent and quick learners, making them relatively easy to train with the right approach. However, housebreaking can be challenging due to their small size, requiring patience and consistency. Positive reinforcement methods work best, as they respond well to gentle guidance and encouragement. 

What Is The Average Lifespan Of A Teacup Chihuahua Puppy?

The average lifespan of a Teacup Chihuahua typically ranges from 12 to 20 years, with proper care and attention. Factors such as genetics, diet, exercise, and overall health play significant roles in determining their lifespan. Providing regular veterinary check-ups, a balanced diet, adequate exercise, and a loving environment can help ensure a long and healthy life for your Teacup Chihuahua.

Are Teacup Chihuahua Puppies Good With Family, Children, And Other Pets?

Teacup Chihuahua puppies can be excellent companions for families, children, and other pets when properly socialized and trained. They are loyal and affectionate towards their owners, forming strong bonds with their families. However, due to their small size, they may be more suitable for families with older, gentle children who understand how to handle them delicately. 

From Where Can I Get A Cute Teacup Chihuahua Puppy?

You can find adorable pups from reputable breeders, local animal shelters, or rescue organizations dedicated to finding them loving homes. Consider our platform at Up And Away Pups to give a furry friend a second chance at happiness. 

Are Teacup Chihuahua Puppies Hypoallergenic?

Teacup Chihuahuas are not considered hypoallergenic, as they shed a minimal amount of fur. While they are below-average shedders and produce less dander compared to some other breeds, they still release allergens that can trigger allergies in sensitive individuals.