My Puppy 🐶 Has Multiple Personalities!!!

Up-date—August 12, 2018 (NEW PERSONALITY Finding—read below)

Originally Posted—June 29, 2018

My 2 POUND Chihuahua Puppy, Petey, has grown immensely since I first brought him home 3 1/2 months ago.  He weighed a mere 12 ounces back then.  Due to the breeds small size Chihuahua’s suffer from Hypoglycemia,  So, keeping them warm so they don’t lose a ton of calories on heat conduction requires a heating pad to sleep, feedings 4-5 times a day with adequate protein to ensure proper calories to combat Hypoglycemia (we got a approval from Vet for Science Diet a/d mixed with softened puppy chow-mushed together and heated) and of course potty training.  In the end a ton of work for a tiny ball of fur that you love, love, love.

Today my puppy can climb stairs, enjoys playing in the hose, races around like a  bolt of light, isn’t concerned about my Great Danes, loves kitties, chews the heads off my beautiful flowers, travels well and knows he’s PETER THE GREAT!!!

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Here’s the issue, I’ve started to notice several different personalities emerging.  In fact I think Petey currently has 6. 🧐

  • Peter the Great—is the King of everything and is confident yet calm
  • Petey—is sweet, snuggles, gives kisses and can be shy  with strangers
  • Snapping Turtle—🐢🐢attacks w/razor sharp puppy teeth, crazy sounds and muffled growls  —WATCH OUT!!!
  • Mr L Wewers—-has found his wewers and is enjoying rubbing it on things☹️. Mr. Wewers has even tried enjoying my leg.  OH NO!!!
  • H.W. Sassy — aka Hell on Wheels Sassy Pants because he emerges with his Bossy Boots 👢 and his Sassy 👖 Pants on.  He plays games like I AM NOT LISTENING TO YOU!!!!,  I’M DOING WHAT I WANT!!!!!!
  • Tazmanian Devil — is extremely territorial and snarls in a way that makes you think your about to become an amputee

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  • Dog Diggler—is extremely passionate about our 160 pound Great Dane. This personality thinks his wewers is a blessing to Nana!! (Based on a character from Boogie Nights)

My hope is that over time I will see that Petey has outgrown this little problem and become a little more balanced.  In the meantime I’m left wondering does this happen to all puppies?? Or does mine need doggy therapy???  Either way I’m keeping him!!! Perhaps I can contract support from my daughters Chihuahua, Elio!! Petey can pay with Peter Pan Peanut Butter (his fav brand—his name sake of course), Cheerios and Mini Milk Bone Dog Biscuits.

 

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5 thoughts on “My Puppy 🐶 Has Multiple Personalities!!!”

  1. Oh my goodness, he is absolutely adorable!!!! You are going to laugh at me now, but Chihuahuas are the only dog that I am a little scared of! This is the only type of dog I have ever been bit by and I have been around HUGE dogs! But Petey looks so precious! I am about 99.9% sure one of my cats is either bipolar or has multiple personalities! Our older cat, she is 13 years old is like a sour patch cat! When she is sweet, you can not help but love her, but she changes so fast. She goes from sweet to evil in like 1.2 seconds!
    I am sure your sweet little puppy will out grow the multiple personalities! He is just growing into his own self! Thank you for sharing the cute pictures, I definitely look forward to more pictures!!

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    1. I agree!! I’ll up-date when/if that happens!!

      I loved your post WHAT KIND OF ANIMAL ARE YOU??
      When processing Goat (Greatest Of All Time) — I think I might be a DOG (Dedicated-Observant-Guardian)

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      1. Ooh I love it. Dedicated observant guardian 😍 But even if it didn’t sum up to this, I wouldn’t mind being Dog😀
        Thank you for appreciating my post. Glad you liked it.

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