Commonly referred to as a Chigi, a Corgi-Chihuahua mix is a hybrid dog. These dogs are hybrids because they are bred from two types of pure breeds. These small dogs come in a variety of colors. They measure 7-12 inches long and weigh 10-20 pounds. They have an average life expectancy of 12-14 years. According to Pet Your Dog, these dogs are active and have a lot of energy.
They are very easy to please and form bonds quickly. They are very affectionate, so they are good for families with children. Although they form bonds quickly, they have the tendency to attach to one family member in particular. They choose and establish one owner. With their small frames, natural high energy, pointed ears and affectionate way of life, these dogs make good companions.
Although they are small in size, one of their main talents is being a good watch dog. They have great instincts, and they intuitively bark at strangers or intruders. They also require a lot of physical activity because they are very hyper; however, a small walk each day is enough to keep them healthy, and they strive in every climate. They are very intelligent and easy to train. They respond best to exciting training sessions, where their owners interacts with them.