Chihuahua

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Report: Chihuahua Defends Homeowner From Intruder

The words “beware of dog” probably don’t conjure up images of a Chihuahua, but a northwest Indiana man reportedly has his puny pooch to thank for protecting him from a home invader.

01/14/2014

Dogs rescued from a one bedroom apartment in North Chicago. (Credit: CBS)

30 Dogs Rescued From One Bedroom Apartment In North Chicago

Dozens of dogs were discovered in a small one bedroom apartment in North Chicago.

12/17/2013

Marilyn Grimes (Provided by family)

Woman Attacked By Dogs May Lose Leg

A 64-year-old South Side woman remained in critical condition Saturday, a day after she and her pet Chihuahua were attacked by a neighbor’s pit bulls. CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports.

10/19/2013

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Man Gets 20 Months For Killing Dog

A 230-pound Glendale Heights man who fatally beat his girlfriend’s Chihuahua after it had an accident in their apartment was sentenced Wednesday to 20 months in prison.

01/24/2013

Chico the chihuahua shows off his battle scar. (handout)

Owl Attacks Chihuahua In Crystal Lake

A Crystal Lake man says his pet Chihuahua is traumatized after a close encounter with a great horned owl last week.

WBBM Newsradio–01/17/2011