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Old 02-09-2014, 01:29 PM
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I realized I haven't given any updates to the chihuahua I was bottle feeding back in September!

One day back in September I was browsing Craigslist and found some woman SELLING 8 day old chihuahua puppies. She said the mom was stolen and she wanted the puppies gone. Luckily I have a very understanding husband, and we met up with her that night.

It was a very sketchy situation, but it was worth it for $75 to get the puppy out of that situation. The woman was feeding her crappy formula from a HUMAN baby bottle which was almost impossible. We made the Leerburg formula and bought a puppy bottle and it made a massive difference when it came to ease of feedings.

I kept her for about 4 days and did around the clock feedings. My mom and sister picked her up a few days later over the weekend to continue with feedings... they fell in love and kept her


_DSC7569.jpg by Chihuahuaesque, on Flickr


_DSC7559.jpg by Chihuahuaesque, on Flickr

And here are some photos of Sophia growing up over the past 5 months!


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Prick ears!


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image by Chihuahuaesque, on Flickr

She's very friendly and loving, and sucks on my mom's fingers until she falls asleep. Haha.
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Old 02-09-2014, 01:34 PM
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I was wondering how she was doing. OMG ADORABLE!!

I am so glad they kept her!
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Old 02-09-2014, 01:36 PM
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She is adorable, so glad they could keep her! And yay for getting her out of there, how awful!
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Old 02-09-2014, 01:39 PM
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She is one of the sweetest, most outgoing dogs I've ever met! My sister wants to train her to be a therapy dog.

She had such a terrible start to her life, and I'm so thankful we were able to save her from the situation she was in. I wish every dog could have a happy ending.
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Old 02-09-2014, 01:44 PM
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She grew up so pretty!

This is your sister's second chi, right? She has a Tucker relative, maybe? Or am I just going crazy? LOL
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Old 02-09-2014, 01:48 PM
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She grew up so pretty!

This is your sister's second chi, right? She has a Tucker relative, maybe? Or am I just going crazy? LOL
Yep, she has a chi named Jersey who is an Emma relative. Jersey's dad is Emma's dad's son

Here's Jersey on Halloween haha:

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Old 02-11-2014, 08:17 AM
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OMG! SHe's growing up ridiculously cute. What a happy ending!
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