Many Chihuahuas today have remnant "eyebrows" and long lashes as are found in such desert animals. "We must find Pancho Villa," she barked. Arizona Chihuahua Rescue, a non-profit charity based in Mesa, recently posted on its website that it is unable to accept new dogs because all of its foster homes are full. According to ABC 15, the four-legged Napoleons first conquered the area's animal shelters, then turned to recruiting protection for their bone-running crew. Believe it or not, wild Chihuahuas are STILL seen in the United States! There are apparently so many packs of wild chihuahuas roaming around, often following larger stray dogs, that they’re causing serious issues. Register for free to get the Insider newsletter, events and more. Maryvale resident Ray Rios told MyFox Phoenix that he has been seeing groups of 8-12 Chihuahuas running after children and going from yard to yard. “We must find Pancho Villa,” she barked. Pack of Chihuahuas is a classic rock band in the Indianapolis area. Play it now. "We must find Pancho Villa," she barked. Maricopa County Animal Care and Control says last year alone it received 6,000 calls from the Maryvale section of Phoenix about abandoned Chihuahuas roaming the streets in the neighborhood and scaring children. Today is National Voter Registration Day! The amazing tale of how a pack of wild Chihuahuas helped win the Mexican Revolution! What are you saying?” The eight dogs in Lola’s pack began to yap and yammer. Farm Heroes Saga, the #4 Game on iTunes. ... and big dogs running with the Chihuahua's in a pack running every single day," he said. Sochi silver medallist skier pushes back return to the U.S.... Mystery of the Aztec dogs: Mass grave of canines may be... 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Gable encouraged people to contain strays in their yards before calling animal control to come and pick them up, the station ABC15 reported. The infestation of ditched dogs is creating unsanitary conditions in the area since the strays leave behind feces that no one is willing to clean up. Â. Aside … [The dogs] are always running after the cars and some of them get run over.". Part of HuffPost Environment. C. “We must find Pancho Villa,” she barked. 1 of 14 A stray chihuahua roams through a neighborhood unattended in Oakland, Calif. on Friday, Sept. 19, 2014. 210 likes. Stray Chihuahuas are going wild in Maryvale, a neighborhood in Phoenix, Fox's KSAZ reported. The Chihuahua’s large luminous eye is quite different from any other dog breed but characteristic of desert dwellers such as the Arabian horse and the camel. Many people crave having cute and adorable healthy pets. So what is bad about this situation? Add your voice! A pack of vicious small dogs mauled an Oklahoma woman to death, according to reports. ... a very rare condition in a wild species. The diminutive dogs join forces with other larger, stray dogs and roll in packs as large as 15, terrifying locals. A stray Chihuahua is likely to meet him. Suddenly, the fur on Lola’s back stood straight up. Published: 10:46 EST, 18 February 2014 | Updated: 18:00 EST, 18 February 2014. All rights reserved. Sign up for membership to become a founding member and help shape HuffPost's next chapter, Deputy Director of News & Analytics, HuffPost. The good news is we have an article and some pictures about what you're looking for. Neighbors in the San Francisco Bay Area also witnessed a large pack of Chihuahuas roaming the streets. ‘We compared the number of calls we got in 2013 from that area to similar areas in town and the calls from Maryvale were three times higher than surrounding areas,’ said Melissa Gable with MCACC.  ‘Part of it is these animals aren’t spayed or neutered, so they’re out looking for a mate and are having babies, which also contributes to the problem.’, Chihuahua crisis: Animal control officials in Phoenix, Arizona, have been struggling to deal with packs of stray Chihuahuas roaming the streets, Filled to capacity: Arizona Chihuahua Rescue announced that it can no longer accept new dogs because all of its foster homes are filled with pooches, Health hazard: Maricopa County Animal Care and Control says the strays are creating unsanitary conditions in Maryvale because they leave behind feces that nobody cleans up, Bad dogs!