How to Cut a Short Shih Tzu Dog?

Answer It's important to keep shih tzus well-trimmed. Their hair has a tendency to mat easily when it gets too long. And because they are little and low to the ground, they pick up a lot of junk. While m... Read More »

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What is the difference between female shih tzus& male shih tzus?

Male and female shih tzus display few obvious physical differences. According to the American Kennel Club's breed standards, shih tzus of both sexes are compact, friendly and small in stature. Neve... Read More »

What should a shih tzu dog look like?

The shih tzu breed of dogs originated in China where the animals were a favorite house pet among Chinese royalty. The dog breed first arrived in the United States after World War II, and the Americ... Read More »

How big do shih tzu dogs get?

The average height of a Shih Tzu when measured to the shoulders ranges from eight to 11 inches, according to the American Kennel Club. Shih Tzus typically weigh between nine and 16 pounds as adults... Read More »

How big should my shih tzu puppy get?

A shih tzu will weigh between 9 and 16 pounds when it is fully grown. Its height will be between 8 and 11 inches tall at the shoulder. The shih tzu breed was recognized as a toy breed by the Americ... Read More »