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Who will be America's fastest Chihuahua?

Chloe Bell lives in Scottsdale, Arizona where she spends her days soaking up the sun and writing about living the good life.

On your bark, get set, go!

What's better than being tiny, physically fit and truly adored by everyone around you? Having a title to go with it, of course!


Name: Bones
Age: 4
Hometown: Wonder Lake, IL
PETCO Unleashed veteran or novice: Veteran (regional racer in 2007)
Sex: M
Description: Ferocious but loving
Pet Parent: Brian Hitztaler
Favorite Toy: Socks
Regional Race Time: 2.9 seconds
Training Tricks: "Use anxiety – Dad will spend time with him and then give Bones to mom right before the race, so Bones is anxious to get back to Dad!"
Most Memorable Moment: "Winning the trip to San Diego!"
How did he get his name: "When he was a puppy and we gave him a bone he would get very overprotective."
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