How much food should a Chihuahua puppy eat a day? Chihuahuas that range in size from 4 to 10 pounds will eat approximately 1/2 to 1 and 1/3 cups per day (split into however many meals you are providing, which in most cases should be three). You didn’t read that wrong; this is a very tiny breed that does need to be fed a high-quality food but does not eat a lot.
How much should a 5 month old Chihuahua eat? Keep in mind that puppies under 3 months will require up to 4-6 separate meals per day, due to their high metabolism. At 3-6 months you can lower this to 3-4 meals per day, then onwards from there you can keep them at 3 meals per day. Below you can find a mini-guide on feeding your Chihuahua throughout the day!
Why is my Chihuahua always hungry? Some of the health issues that may lead to insatiable appetite, or polyphagia, include: diabetes. tumors. gastrointestinal issues that lead to poor absorption of nutrients.
How often should a Chihuahua poop? On average, a normal Chihuahua on a healthy diet should poop 2-3 times a day. This is a broad perspective but as we’ve seen, the frequency depends on a number of factors.