Toy, teacup, micro and mini are all terms used to describe puppies that, when fully grown, remain relatively small when compared to other dogs of the same breed. While there is no official standard for micro- or mini-pup... More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs

While "micro mini" is not a recognized category of dachshunds, miniature dachshunds weighing 7 pounds or less are often called "micro" dachshunds. Typically, dachshunds fall into two categories: miniatures that weigh up ... More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs

A micro, mini or teacup Chihuahua is a smaller-than-average Chihuahua. The terms are not official as the American Kennel Club does not recognize any Chihuahua varieties based on size. More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs
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