Dusty Rose - Lhasa Apso Dog For Adoption
Lhasa Apso Dog For Adoption in Weston, FL

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Organization Name: Shih Tzu Rescue, Inc.
Location: Weston, FL 33331
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(954) 680-6456


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Breed: Lhasa Apso
Gender: Female Female
Nickname:

Dusty Rose

Age: Young
Size at Maturity: Small
Availability Date: 03/05/2016
Location: Weston, FL 33331
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Physical Attributes
Altered Yes
Behavioral Characteristics
OK with Dogs No
Other
  • Housetrained
Additional Information
Was the Dog Found No
Other
  • Up-to-date on Vaccinations

Posted Breed: Lhasa Apso. IMPORTANT; WE ADOPT ONLY IN SOUTH FLORIDA BUT MAKE SOME EXCEPTIONS IN APPROXIMATE AREAS OF Naples, Ft. Myers, Sarasota, Tampa, St. Pete, Lady Lake, The Villages, Orlando, Ormond Beach, Melbourne, etc. I am a one person dog and it takes me a while to get used to you. I am fearful and will bite if you are not my person. I am smart and learn commands quickly and will sit quietly with a firm command. With patience and skill I can learn to accept you.

Lhasa Apso

Overview: Lhasa Apsos are extremely protective of their family. An obedient breed, the Lhasa is playful, yet independent, making it a favorite among families. They're great with kids, too!
Breed Group: Non-Sporting
Weight (lbs): 13-15
Height (in): 10-11
Colors: Black, white, brown, gray, cream or particolor.
Coat: Heavy, straight, hard, of good length and very dense.
Character: Lhasa Apsos are calm, loyal, and lovable. They are wary of strangers, but enjoy the company of their family.
Temperament: The long coat needs brushing and combing every other day.
Care: The Lhasa Apso requires weekly grooming with a brush and comb. The hair is very fragile, so care must be taken not to tear it.
Training: This breed is a bit stubborn, so a firm ' yet positive ' training approach is called for.
Activity: The Lhasa Apso needs a moderate amount of exercise, though is quite happy staying indoors.
Country of Origin: China
Health Issue: This breed may sometimes have skin problems and a slight tendency to get hip dysplasia and kidney problems.
Life Expectancy: 12-14

More About Lhasa Apso Breed
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  1. Do your research – find out what types of dogs would be a good fit for your lifestyle and the activity level of your family. Also keep in mind the grooming needs of certain breeds that might require frequent maintenance.
  2. Decide what you can handle – before you get sucked in by all the adorable puppy eyes you’re about to see, think long and hard about the appropriate age dog for your family or if you are capable of caring for a special needs dog. Puppies are a lot of work, if you don’t have time for potty training and obedience classes you’ll want to consider an older dog. There are plenty of middle aged, vibrant dogs up for adoption as well as many senior dogs that would be a great fit for a family looking for a more subdued dog with lots of love to give.
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      Crystal Joy

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      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Adult
      Location: Weston, FL
      Posted Breed: Shih Tzu / Pekingese / Mixed. Crystal Joy is a sweet little girl. She came to us very scared and is still very cautious when meeting new people. She lit up when we were taking her pictures as you can see. She is about 10 years old and weighs about 12-14 lbs. She would do best in a home with people who are patient and will give her the time she needs to feel confident in her new life. She is starting to realize her luck has changed which is why I think she is all smiles. IMPORTANT; WE ADOPT ONLY IN SOUTH FLORIDA BUT MAKE SOME EXCEPTIONS IN APPROXIMATE AREAS OF Naples, Ft. Myers, Sarasota, Tampa, St. Pete, Lady Lake, The Villages, Orlando, Ormond Beach, Melbourne, etc.
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      Paulie Rose ...

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      Breed: Mutt
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Young
      Location: Weston, FL
      Posted Breed: Toy Terrier.
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      Winifred Mae...

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      Breed: Shih Tzu-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Baby
      Location: Weston, FL
      Posted Breed: Shih Tzu / Yorkshire Terrier Yorkie / Mixed. MPORTANT; WE ADOPT ONLY IN SOUTH FLORIDA BUT MAKE SOME EXCEPTIONS IN APPROXIMATE AREAS OF Naples, Ft. Myers, Sarasota, Tampa, St. Pete, Lady Lake, The Villages, Orlando, Ormond Beach, Melbourne, etc. Winifred Mae is the perfect little terrier, extremely intelligent, lovable, bossy with other dogs when necessary yet very popular and playful at the same time. She's a lap dog and begs to be picked up to sit with you, loves to be talked to and to learn new words and games. Such a sensitive little soul, with so much love to give...with great big serious brown eyes and a stocky little body... anyone who loves terriers will be delighted to meet Winifred Mae.
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    • Dearfield - Chihuahua Dog For Adoption

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      Chihuahua Dog For Adoption in Weston, FL

      Dearfield

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      Breed: Chihuahua
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Baby
      Location: Weston, FL
      Posted Breed: Chihuahua. IMPORTANT; WE ADOPT ONLY IN SOUTH FLORIDA BUT MAKE SOME EXCEPTIONS IN APPROXIMATE AREAS OF Naples, Ft. Myers, Sarasota, Tampa, St. Pete, Lady Lake, The Villages, Orlando, Ormond Beach, Melbourne, etc. Darling puppy five and a half months old. Very sweet and playful. Gets along with other dogs. Short hair and low maintenance.
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    • Morgan - Shih Tzu Dog For Adoption

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      Shih Tzu Dog For Adoption in Weston, FL

      Morgan

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      Breed: Shih Tzu
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Young
      Location: Weston, FL
      Posted Breed: Shih Tzu. IMPORTANT; WE ADOPT ONLY IN SOUTH FLORIDA BUT MAKE SOME EXCEPTIONS IN APPROXIMATE AREAS OF Naples, Ft. Myers, Sarasota, Tampa, St. Pete, Lady Lake, The Villages, Orlando, Ormond Beach, Melbourne, etc. This little guy is a baby and a bouncing ball of energy. Ready to play and fill your life with love.
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    • Morgan Rose - Shih Tzu Dog For Adoption

      Date listed: 03/05/2016

      Shih Tzu Dog For Adoption in Weston, FL

      Morgan Rose

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      Breed: Shih Tzu
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Young
      Location: Weston, FL
      Posted Breed: Shih Tzu.
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    • Shih Tzu-Unknown Mix Dog For Adoption in Weston, FL

      Baby Doris D...

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      Breed: Shih Tzu-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Female Female
      Age: Baby
      Location: Weston, FL
      Posted Breed: Shih Tzu / Terrier / Mixed.
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      Baby Cary Gr...

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      Breed: Shih Tzu-Unknown Mix
      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Baby
      Location: Weston, FL
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      Baby Theodor...

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      Sex: Male Male
      Age: Baby
      Location: Weston, FL
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      Rosie & Posi...

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      Age: Baby
      Location: Weston, FL
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