Meet Little Nugget, a pint-sized bundle of joy with an irresistible charm. At just 1 year old and weighing in at 9 lbs, Nugget is a petite Chihuahua with a heart full of love and curiosity. He always has one ear up and one ear down, giving him an adorable and unique look.
Nugget's journey into being a well-mannered companion is a delightful work in progress. He's somewhat house-trained and is currently learning to adjust to the crate, showing his willingness to please.
Nugget is not just a cute face; he's a social butterfly with a heart of gold. He absolutely adores other dogs and gets along famously with cats. In fact, he and the cats in his foster home have playtime escapades and cozy snuggle sessions. Nugget forms special bonds, and his favorite person in his foster home is a 10-year-old, showing just how sweet and adaptable he is.
While still mastering his leash manners, Nugget's tiny size makes him easy to manage, even if he pulls a little in his excitement. He's a puppy at heart and embodies typical puppy energy. Playtime is his forte, and he loves toys, treats, affection, and, of course, food.
What sets Nugget apart is his endearing personality. He's a sweet little angel baby who welcomes everyone with open paws. Nugget seems to have no fears or past traumas, making him a carefree and playful companion. He's super snuggly and adores showering his loved ones with affection.
Nugget would thrive in a home filled with love and attention, and he would also enjoy the company of other dogs.
Note about the breed: The indicated breed is our best estimate based on visual characteristics, but without a DNA test, we cannot guarantee its accuracy. However, mixed-breed dogs, lovingly known as mutts, encompass a wonderful variety of traits and are often some of the most cherished and lovable companions.