Five Life-Lengthening Health Tips for Your Chihuahua

HOW TO ADD YEARS TO YOUR CHIHUAHUA’S LIFE
Anyone who has ever had a chihuahua wishes just one thing — that he or she has a healthy and long life. Here are five tips that can help your Chihuahua do just that.
FEED A HIGH-QUALITY DIET.
Chihuahuas fed a high-quality diet have a shiny hair coat, healthy skin, and bright eyes. A good diet can help strengthen your Chihuahua’s immune system, help maintain his or her intestinal health, help increase his or her mental acuity, help keep joints and muscles healthy, and much more.
KEEP YOUR CHIHUAHUA LEAN.

Chihuahuas that are overweight are at risk for a myriad of health issues. Obesity is the number one nutritional disease seen in Chihuahuas currently and studies have shown that being overweight or obese can shorten a chihuahua life span by as much as two years. Why? Being overweight or obese puts your Chihuahua at risk for joint disease, heart disease, and diabetes, among other things