Shih Tzu Dog For Adoption in GREENVILLE, SC, USA
Free to a good home. I was recently transferred to Hawaii for work and dog cannot make the trip. Max is 1.8 years old, all shots up to date, CKC registered (pure breed), able to breed, very good with other dogs and children, house broken, heart worm medicine up until March 2018, travel cage, toys, etc.. Very good dog and very playful.
||Chinese Lion Dog, Chrysanthemum Dog, Shih-Tzu
More About Shih Tzu Breed
||The Shih Tzu is a sweet and playful family companion. He's bolder than his small size suggests, but gets along well with strangers and other animals.
||Coat- Luxurious, double-coated, dense, long, and flowing, can be slightly wavy.
||Shih Tzus are an independent breed, known for their intelligent and lovable nature. They are one of the most sociable and outgoing breeds, and rarely bark.
||This breed gets along with other household pets and children.
||The Shih Tzu requires a great deal of grooming care. Its coat must be combed daily and special treatment may be needed for the ears and eyes to keep them clean. Pets may be clipped.
||This breed can be somewhat stubborn, so consistency is a key to proper training.
||Shih Tzus are contented with short walks.
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||This breed tends to wheeze and snore. They are also prone to ear, eye, and respiratory problems, along with spinal disc disease.
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