Why Do Chihuahuas Shake?


Chihuahuas shake when they become too excited or as a result of low blood sugar. Other reasons include fear, cold, a nervous disposition or when they have an earache. Shaking is a common trait in Chihuahuas and it is an accepted part of their behaviour because most of the times it is not a cause of alarm.
Q&A Related to "Why Do Chihuahuas Shake"
Resist the urge to carry them everywhere because Chihuahuas need lots of exercise. Chihuahuas are exuberant dogs with an abundance of energy. Often they simply need to go for a walk
They are very sensitive to cold temperature and become excited or nervous easily. Give them a snuggly
Chihuahuas have a very high metabolic rate which can affect their adrenaline or blood sugar causing them to shake. See a Vet if the shaking is severe!
They have very thin fur. If you can, turn up the heat in your house. Or buy some clothes for her, like shirts and shoes. etc. Source(s) Same here.
1 Additional Answer
Chihuahuas shake because they have a high metabolism, low fat, and very thin skin. They are prone to cold. Another reason why they shake is out of fear. You can find more information here: http://www.petchidog.com/Art_Chi_Shaking.html
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