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A.K.A. : Chinese Lion Dog, Chrysanthemum Dog, Shih-Tzu
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Shih Tzu

A.K.A. :Chinese Lion Dog, Chrysanthemum Dog, Shih-Tzu

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Overview: 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.
Breed Group: Toy
Weight (lbs): 9-16
Height (in): 8-11
Colors: Any.
Coat: Coat- Luxurious, double-coated, dense, long, and flowing, can be slightly wavy.
Character: 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.
Temperament: This breed gets along with other household pets and children.
Care: 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.
Training: This breed can be somewhat stubborn, so consistency is a key to proper training.
Activity: Shih Tzus are contented with short walks.
Country of Origin: China
Health Issue: This breed tends to wheeze and snore. They are also prone to ear, eye, and respiratory problems, along with spinal disc disease.
Life Expectancy: 10-14

Shih Tzu Puppies for saleSee all puppies for sale

Shih Tzu Puppy for Sale near MOUNT VERNON, OH, USA. ADN-259145. Hannah Male Shih Tzu

Hannah Male Shih Tzu

$3,499

Shih Tzu Puppy for sale in MOUNT VERNON, OH, USA

Hannah is a darling, female, ACA, Shih Tzu. She has a great temperament and loves everyone she meets!! Hannah is up-to-date on her shots and dewormings and comes pre-spoiled. ...

Hannah
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Shih Tzu Puppy for Sale near REDINGTN SHOR, FL, USA. ADN-258963. Shih Tzu AKC CHAMPION parents

Shih Tzu AKC CHAMPION parents

$2,200

Shih Tzu Puppy for sale in REDINGTN SHOR, FL, USA

BEST of the BEST! Currently 3 pounds, estimated adult weight 9 pounds. Looking for loving, caring homes for these beautiful babies. Small home breeder, puppies are part of the...

Golden Boy
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Shih Tzu Puppy for Sale near NAPLES, FL, USA. ADN-258771. Jeffery Shihtzu Puppy

Jeffery Shihtzu Puppy

$2,499

Shih Tzu Puppy for sale in NAPLES, FL, USA

Jeffery is such an playful and friendly little CKC Shih Tzu puppy. He loves to run around with his friends and play with his toys. Jeffery is up to date on his shots and...

Jeffery
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Shih Tzu Puppy for Sale near NAPLES, FL, USA. ADN-258770. Ted Shihtzu Puppy

Ted Shihtzu Puppy

$1,999

Shih Tzu Puppy for sale in NAPLES, FL, USA

Ted is such a playful and friendly little CKC Shih Tzu puppy. He loves to run around with his friends and play with his toys. Ted is up to date on his shots and dewormings. He...

Ted
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Shih Tzu Puppy for Sale near REDINGTN SHOR, FL, USA. ADN-258650. Shih Tzu AKC CHAMPION parents

Shih Tzu AKC CHAMPION parents

$2,000

Shih Tzu Puppy for sale in REDINGTN SHOR, FL, USA

BEST of the BEST! Looking for loving, caring homes for these beautiful babies. Small home breeder, puppies are part of the family. Born March 10, 2021. First vaccinations,...

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Shih Tzu Puppy for Sale near MARIETTA, GA, USA. ADN-258364. oliver male shih tzu

oliver male shih tzu

$3,799

Shih Tzu Puppy for sale in MARIETTA, GA, USA

Oliver is the sweetest little Shih-Tzu puppy. Oliver is a gentle puppy who loves to be held and snuggled. Oliver loves to play with his puppy friends and loves getting baths. He...

oliver
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Shih Tzu Puppy for Sale near KATY, TX, USA. ADN-258255. shih tzu

shih tzu

$700

Shih Tzu Puppy for sale in KATY, TX, USA

boy avail 9 weeks old shots and worming done avail for adoption now. pet home will be around 10 lbs. full grown no deposit no hold

Bruno
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Shih Tzu Puppy for Sale near NAPLES, FL, USA. ADN-257841. Jessie Shiba Tzu Puppy

Jessie Shiba Tzu Puppy

$3,999

Shih Tzu Puppy for sale in NAPLES, FL, USA

Jessie is such a precious and friendly little Shih Tzu puppy. She loves to run around with her friends and play with her toys. Jessie is up to date on her shots and dewormings....

Jessie
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Shih Tzu Puppy for Sale near PATERSON, NJ, USA. ADN-257683. Gizmo the shih tzu

Gizmo the shih tzu

$2,500

Shih Tzu Puppy for sale in PATERSON, NJ, USA

The Shih Tzu is a small but sturdy dog with a lush, long, double hair coat. This breed's alert, confident, playful, and courageous demeanor make it a favorite amongst toy dog...

Gizmo
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Shih Tzu Puppy for Sale near HAMMOND, IN, USA. ADN-257498. Shih Tzu Babies Nonshedding Financing

Shih Tzu Babies Nonshedding Financing

$2,500

Shih Tzu Puppy for sale in HAMMOND, IN, USA

Stunning Shih Tzu babies. Nonshedding/Allergy Free.. SIMPLY UNCONDITIONAL LOVE!!! Prespoiled and well socialized. Extremely intelligent. Loves to cuddle. Tons of personality. ...

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Shih Tzu Dogs for adoptionSee all dogs for adoption

Shih Tzu Dog for Adoption near San Pablo, CA, USA. ADN-659827. Pepper - Shih Tzu / Poodle (unknown type) Dog For Adoption

Pepper - Shih Tzu / Poodle (unknown type) Dog For Adoption

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Shih Tzu Dogs for adoption in San Pablo, CA, USA

Posted Breed: Shih Tzu / Poodle (unknown type). Pepper is an adorable, playful 2 1/2 year old Shih Tzu/Poodle mix, approx 20 pounds. She loves being the center of one person's...

Pepper
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Shih Tzu Dog for Adoption near Pacific Grove, CA, USA. ADN-672125. Stevie Wonder - Shih Tzu Dog For Adoption

Stevie Wonder - Shih Tzu Dog For Adoption

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Shih Tzu Dogs for adoption in Pacific Grove, CA, USA

Posted Breed: Shih Tzu. Shi Tzu Male, 12 years old, 20 pounds Stevie Wonder came to us in style: he literally arrived on a private plane! Stevie was found as a stray, wandering...

Stevie Wonder
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Shih Tzu Dog for Adoption near Houston, TX, USA. ADN-671751. LUTHER - Shih Tzu (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

LUTHER - Shih Tzu (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

For Adoption

Shih Tzu Dogs for adoption in Houston, TX, USA

Posted Breed: Shih Tzu (medium coat).

LUTHER
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Shih Tzu Dog for Adoption near Pottstown, PA, USA. ADN-667169. Charlie - Shih Tzu (long coat) Dog For Adoption

Charlie - Shih Tzu (long coat) Dog For Adoption

For Adoption

Shih Tzu Dogs for adoption in Pottstown, PA, USA

Posted Breed: Shih Tzu (long coat). For Adoption: Charlie is 5 years old and a total sweetheart. He is vision impaired since he only has one eye and it is a dry eye. He lost his...

Charlie
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Shih Tzu Dog for Adoption near Pottstown, PA, USA. ADN-667679. Ellie - Shih Tzu (long coat) Dog For Adoption

Ellie - Shih Tzu (long coat) Dog For Adoption

For Adoption

Shih Tzu Dogs for adoption in Pottstown, PA, USA

Posted Breed: Shih Tzu (long coat). For Adoption: Ellie is a 6 yr. old blind purebred Shih-Tzu. She was living in a home with Charlie and several other dogs that were not being...

Ellie
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Shih Tzu Dog for Adoption near Toronto, , USA. ADN-671506. Barnum and Bailey - Shih Tzu (short coat) Dog For Adoption

Barnum and Bailey - Shih Tzu (short coat) Dog For Adoption

For Adoption

Shih Tzu Dogs for adoption in Toronto, , USA

Posted Breed: Shih Tzu (short coat). Barnum and Bailey came into Rescue when their owner could no longer care for them. These boys were not properly exercised or groomed for...

Barnum and Bailey
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Shih Tzu Dog for Adoption near Tallahassee, FL, USA. ADN-664453. Gizmo - Shih Tzu Dog For Adoption

Gizmo - Shih Tzu Dog For Adoption

For Adoption

Shih Tzu Dogs for adoption in Tallahassee, FL, USA

Posted Breed: Shih Tzu. **************MUST BE ADOPTED WITH SIBLING******************* Gizmo is quiet and loves nothing better than a good lap to sit in. While he is content to sit...

Gizmo
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Shih Tzu Dog for Adoption near San Antonio, TX, USA. ADN-670591. DALLAS - Shih Tzu (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

DALLAS - Shih Tzu (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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Shih Tzu Dogs for adoption in San Antonio, TX, USA

Posted Breed: Shih Tzu (medium coat).

DALLAS
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Shih Tzu Dog for Adoption near Fort Myers, FL, USA. ADN-668137. Moxie - Shih Tzu Dog For Adoption

Moxie - Shih Tzu Dog For Adoption

For Adoption

Shih Tzu Dogs for adoption in Fort Myers, FL, USA

Posted Breed: Shih Tzu. Moxie is a sassy 10yr old Shih Tzu. Moxie is totally potty trained. She's smart attentive and loves attention. She's a talker and loves to give barking...

Moxie
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Shih Tzu Dog for Adoption near Weston, FL, USA. ADN-670402. Sassy Joy - Shih Tzu Dog For Adoption

Sassy Joy - Shih Tzu Dog For Adoption

For Adoption

Shih Tzu Dogs for adoption in Weston, FL, USA

Posted Breed: Shih Tzu. Sassy Joy is an energetic, adorable, little 10 pound Shih Tzu girl. At 9 years of age, she is full of spunk and ready for action. She loves exploring in...

Sassy Joy
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Member since: 09/24/2018

Ellas Kennel

Poodle (Standard) Dog Breeder near BRADFORDSVILLE, KY, USA

We have AKC standard poodles miniature poodles Shih Tzu Yorkie. You are welcome to come see are pets pick out your new family member. Our puppies are loved spoiled

Breeds: Poodle (Standard) (+4)

USA BRADFORDSVILLE, KY, USA

Tags: Poodle yorkie Shih Tzu Ella Poodle

Member since: 12/24/2019

Kevin taylor

Yorkshire Terrier Dog Breeder near MANES, MO, USA

We raise quality happy healthy puppies, we pride ourselves in raising the highest quality puppies available, our puppies come with health guarantee, health check, pedigree and...

Breeds: Yorkshire Terrier (+2)

USA MANES, MO, USA

Current Ads (2)

Tags: Yorkshire Terrier Dog Breeder near MANES, MO, USA

Member since: 05/13/2020

Free Range ShihTzus

Shih Tzu Dog Breeder near BLACKFOOT, ID, USA

Free Range Shih-Tzu offers pure bred grand championship bloodline puppies aging 8 weeks and up. Trained staff with over 10 years experience in breeding and training pups as...

Breeds: Shih Tzu

USA BLACKFOOT, ID, USA

Tags: Shih Tzu Dog Breeder near BLACKFOOT, ID, USA

Member since: 02/14/2018

Diamond H Kennel

Schnauzer (Miniature) Dog Breeder near SMITHVILLE, MS, USA

Breeder of quality AKC friends for life. You may text, call, or email at any time. Miniature Schnauzers, Havanese, Toy Poodles, Standard Poodles, Cavalier King Charles Spaniels,...

Breeds: Schnauzer (Miniature) (+4)

USA SMITHVILLE, MS, USA

Tags: Schnauzer (Miniature) Dog Breeder near SMITHVILLE, MS, USA

Member since: 11/30/2018

Puppies of East Lane

Brittany Dog Breeder near MENDOTA, IL, USA

Family owned and operated, where puppies thrive in a home setting. All puppies are born and raised in home with daily interaction with toddlers through teens for the ultimate...

Breeds: Brittany (+4)

USA MENDOTA, IL, USA

Tags: Lab Retriever Golden shih tzu B

Member since: 02/05/2020

TNH Puppies

Shih Tzu Dog Breeder near DOWNING, MO, USA

We're a small breeder located on a farm in NE MO. Our dogs are well socialized with plenty of room to run and play! USDA and state licensed. Shipping available by air and ground....

Breeds: Shih Tzu (+7)

USA DOWNING, MO, USA

Tags: Small breed puppies in MO

Member since: 09/28/2016

Little Puppies Online LLC

Yorkshire Terrier Dog Breeder near MOUNT VERNON, OH, USA

Little Puppies Online has been in business since 2008, and we have been breeding dogs since 2004. My wife, Sara, Manages the kennel and clerical work. I, Nathan, manage our...

Breeds: Yorkshire Terrier (+7)

USA MOUNT VERNON, OH, USA

Current Ads (70)

Tags: Puppies for sale in Ohio

Member since: 02/28/2019

Patchwork Pups

Shih Tzu Dog Breeder near LEHIGHTON, PA, USA

Patchwork Pups is home of quality in-home bred Shih Tzu. We are the recommended breeder for PA by the AllShihTzu Book. Please visit our website for more information.

Breeds: Shih Tzu

USA LEHIGHTON, PA, USA

Tags: Shih Tzu Dog Breeder near LEHIGHTON, PA, USA

Member since: 08/18/2018

PAW Pups

Lhasa Apso Dog Breeder near BUFFALO, MO, USA

We've been breeding and selling dogs for over a decade, including Shih Tzus, Cotons, Lhasas, Bichons and Toy Poodles. I've had the opportunity to not only work with the puppies I...

Breeds: Lhasa Apso (+4)

USA BUFFALO, MO, USA

Tags: bichon shih tzu coton pure bred puppies poodle

Member since: 11/12/2019

Irish Lane Kennel

Shih Tzu Dog Breeder near MOUNT VERNON, IA, USA

30 years of canine training, showing and breeding experience.

Breeds: Shih Tzu (+5)

USA MOUNT VERNON, IA, USA

Tags: Shih Tzu Australian Bichon

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