Cute Shih Tzu

Published May 13, 2020

Rumble The name “Shih Tzu” means little lion in Mandarin Chinese because of the breed's lion-like appearance, is tiny in size but sturdy dog, big on personality with a lust, long, soft and double hair coat. The Shih Tzu’s coat comes in an array of different colors, including black, white, blue, brindle, gold, liver, red and silver.

They rank as one of the top ten most popular dog breeds in the USA. It’s no surprise - with such a cute face, large dark eyes, those sweet expressions, weighing from 4 to 7.25 kilograms. Shih Tzus are lovers and not hunters. So don't expect them to hunt, guard, or retrieve as they’re not bred for those traits.

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