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The answer is Canis familiaris. All breeds of domestic dog have the same scientific name, including the Chihuahua.

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What is the sintific name for a chihuahua?

The Chihuahua's scientific name is Canis Familiaris.

What is the scientific name for tea cup chihuahua?

Canis familaris

What does the scientific name of the Chihuahua mean?

The scientific name of all dogs, regardless of breed, is Canis lupus familiaris, which means "dog wolf belonging to a household."

What is the scientific name of a chiwowwa?

You mean chihuahua? It's just a dog, Canis lupus familiaris,

What is the name of the boy chihuahua on Beverly Hills chihuahua?

If your talking about the brown Chihuahua his name is "Papi"

Where was the name chihuahua invented?

Likely in Chihuahua, Mexico.

Where does the name Chihuahua come from?

It came from the state in Mexico,Chihuahua.

Is thunder a good name for a chihuahua?

If the chihuahua is a boy, then yes.

What does the name chihuahua mean scientifically?

the chihuahua doggie was named after the Mexican state of chihuahua. chihuahua doesn't mean anything scientifically.A chihuahua is a small dog from Mexico :)

How did the Chihuahua get their name?

Chihuahuas are named after a city state in Mexico - Chihuahua.

In the movie Beverly Hills Chihuahua what was the girl chihuahua name?

Answer: Chloe

What is the orgin of the name chihuahua puppy dog?

The state of Chihuahua, Mexico.

In the movie Beverly Hills Chihuahua what was the boy chihuahua name?


How did chihuahua get its name?

The breed chihuahua (shee-wa-wa) got it's name from the city in Mexico:)

The best name for a chihuahua?

I had a chihuahua called choochoo and everyone said it was a really good name! :D

Mexico's largest state by area shares its name with the world's smallest dog by breed?

chihuahuaThe name Chihuahua was given to the breed as it is ascended from the Mexican state of Chihuahua.

Is the breed toy chihuahua a teacup chihuahua?

A toy chihuahua is much larger than a teacup. The teacup chihuahua gets its name because it can fit in a teacup.

What is the name of a cartoon chihuahua?

Ren Hoek from the cartoon 'Ren and Stimpy' is a cartoon Chihuahua .

What is the genus name for Chihuahua?


What is a good name for a puppy Chihuahua?

Bella Coco Lola Daisy Peanut Luna Chloe Lucy

The chihuahua dog derives its name from which country?

México. The state of Chihuahua. Sorry redneck Americans.

How did the chihuahua get its name?

Named after the state in Mexico where it was discovered.This is a dog unlike any other and its got a very unique name before it was called the chihuahua it was called the "Te-chichi."if you mean how a dog has been called a chihuahua its because the state of where it comes and its Chihuahua , Mexico

What does the animal name chihuahua mean?

The dog was named after the Mexican state of Chihuahua. It is not fully agreed on, on what the name of the state means, but the most popular theory says that the name came from the Nahuatl language, meaning "The place where the water of the rivers meet".

Whats a good name for a chihuahua?

Guuchi is what i called my chihuahua :) Fifi, Chacha & Callie are me & my family's Chihuahuas.

What is the name of the tv show with a man and Chihuahua?

A TV show that has a man and sometimes a Chihuahua is Dog Whisperer