Chihuahua is the smallest dog in the world. It was named after the Mexican state of Chihuahua. Previously, these dogs lived in the wild, in the modern world – they are companions
There are also some pretty amazing facts behind this breed as well, and here are 15 facts about Chihuahuas that will fascinate you!
1 An early ancestor of the Chihuahua was the Techichi, whose origins are known to go back as far as ninth-century Mexico.
2 Remains of ancient Aztec Techichi dogs were discovered in Casas Grandes in the Mexican state of Chihuahua in the mid-19th century.
3 As the modern version of these dogs grew in popularity with American tourists who brought them home to the United States, the breed eventually was given the name "Chihuahua," after the region where it originated.