Chi-Poo Pictures Chihuahua / Poodle Mixed Breed Dogs Page 1. Mavis the Chi-Poo puppy (Chihuahua / Poodle cross) at 8 weeks old—her mother was a 10-lb. white/spotted Chihuahua and her father was a 4-lb. apricot Poodle. Knuckles the Chipoo at 8 months old before and after his haircut. Notice how his top coat is dark, and the undercoat is a. The Chi-Poo is not a purebred dog. It is a cross between the Chihuahua and the Poodle. The best way to determine the temperament of a mixed breed is to look up all breeds in the cross and know you can get any combination of any of the characteristics found in either breed.
Coat: The ChiPoo coat can be any combination of Poodle or Chihuahua influence. Ours have long hair which is wavy or curly. ChiPoos can be a wide variety of colors including white, black, sable, apricot, brown, gray, or cream. Because of the Poodle within the breed, the ChiPoo is usually a non shedder, making it a good match for allergy sufferers. The Chi Poo interacts in a tolerant manner with other dogs or non-canine pets, provided they are raised with such pets. Chi Poos are not recommended for homes that have children below the age of 10 years. Grooming and Health Care. The Chi Poo is a `designer dog' and like all such hybrids in its class, it requires special grooming and care.