Owning a Chihuahua means having a friend who is never critical or judgemental, who always greets you with glee, and who are always willing to cuddle on lonely evenings and frolic on sunny afternoons. a dog is also motivation to get out of the house, and is a good catalyst for meeting other people. Chihuahuas can bring joy into your life; have you ever thought of Sharing? As more of the population becomes elderly and either unable to care for or keep a pet, the result is particularly sad for lonely people who may have relied upon the companionship of a pet throughout most of their independent years. Studies have shown that pet ownership increases life expectancy and petting animals can lower blood pressure. In recent years, nusing home residents have come to look forward to visits by dogs, particularly Chihuahuas.Warning chihuahua owership maybe addictive.Chihuahua owners have tendency to go overboard,and fill there home with chihuahuas in every nook and cranny.Just be sure you have enough time to dote on each and everyone. The typical chihuahua owner is a little old lady-and abrawy truck driver,a teenager,a movie star,a family of four-and maybe you?please read up on chihuahuas before buying one Chihuahuas have soft spots called molera or a open fontanel,is located on the chihuahuas head.An open fontanel (molera) is common and not considered abnormal for the breed. Dogs with smaller,more domed heads are more likely to keep the open fontantel throughout life;less rounded heads,the opening will likely close by the time it is a year old.Dogs with open fonanels require some extar viglance to ensure that they do not hit their heads in the open spot. Veterinarians who are not familiar with this normal Chihuahua trait have been known to mistakenly diagnose hydrocephalus in young puppies.