Chihuahua

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Firefighter Helps 1-Year-Old Chihuahua Cheat Death – Again!

A one-year-old Chihuahua named Pony has faced tragedy twice in her short life. In 2013 she survived the awful fertilizer explosion in West, and Yvette Childers adopted her as a refugee pet. But last week, death came calling again.

CBS 11–07/11/2014

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Sheriff: Lancaster Man Threw Girlfriend’s Puppy From Speeding Vehicle

Authorities say a Lancaster man killed his girlfriend’s 6-week-old chihuahua mix by throwing it out the window of a speeding car.

06/12/2014

Monster Trucks

Mexican Monster Truck Wreck Kills 8, Hurts Dozens

The governor of the Mexican state of Chihuahua says a test has detected alcohol in the breath of a driver of an out-of-control monster truck that crashed into a crowd of spectators at an air show Saturday, killing eight people and hurting 79.

10/06/2013

Cat Dog Nurse

Nursing Mother Dog Welcomes Kitten At Carrollton Shelter

One shelter dog in Carrollton is proving the mantra of ‘you can’t choose your family’ wrong. Faline, a nursing longhaired Chihuahua and Pomeranian mix, has adopted an additional offspring. And she looks nothing like her mama.

07/13/2012

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Residents Adopt In Droves, Saves Fort Worth Animals From Euthanasia

In the past two weeks, Fort Worth Animal Control workers saw two things they’d never seen before: A huge surge in the number of animals at the shelter that pushed them far past their capacity and a swell in adoptions to prevent the animals’ euthanasia.

05/22/2012

Keller Woman Upset After Shelter Euthanizes Chihuahua

Sara Legvold says she planned to adopt a Chihuahua she saw on a rescue group’s website. 

08/26/2010