On average how long do Chihuahuas & Pomeranians live?
For some reason, many people think that because Chihuahuas & Poms are small and delicate - looking - they have a short lifespan. In truth, toy breeds live longer, than most other breed of dog, small or large. On average, a Chihuahua & Poms can live from 12 to 18 years. Although, if your dog is provided with excellent care it could live as long as 20 years or more! For further chihuahua related Q&A's, feel free to have a browse through our website