small (0-25 lbs.)
requires lots of grooming, high prey drive, apartment-friendly, good for first-time pet owners
brown / chocolate / liver, red, gold / yellow, black, blue, white
friendly, outgoing, playful
The shih tzu is a born companion who loves to sit on anyone's lap. A regal, ancient breed, the shih tzu is a lively charmer. Read on to learn more about living with the majestic shih tzu.