Rat Cha

Rat Cha

Breed Characteristics

Type:Mix
Life Span:13-18 Years

Rat Cha Build Information

The Rat-Cha is a small, uncommon breed and happens to be a mix between a Chihuahua and an American Rat Terrier. The coat is short-haired or long-haired and some of the many colors the fur may be are light brown/golden, dark brown/chocolate and black and brown. This dog may weigh anywhere from 6-20 pounds. They would rather live indoors and enjoy being near their owners frequently.

Size:Small
Length (Male):13-20 in.
Length (Female):14-16 in.
Weight:15 - 25 lbs

Behaviour and Personality

With pointy ears and a big personality, the Rat-Cha may be characterized as rough and irritable, making it a poor companion for children. Although this is the case, they are faithful to and admiring of their owners. They can also become too attached and possessive of them but are sensitive to their surroundings and will tell them if they dislike something. In addition to this, the Rat-Cha loves its toys and tends to be territorial around them. Being social dogs they are moderately easy to train.

Activity Level:Moderately Active
Affection Level:Moderate Affectionate
Kid Friendliness:Moderate Friendly

Appearance

Colors:Black, Chocolate, Cream, Gold, White
Shedding:Moderate
Grooming:Medium Maintenance
Coat Type:Soft

Rat Cha Pet Insurance

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Breed Talents and Facts

Training:Moderately easy to train
Trainable for Tricks:Yes