Everything About Shih Tzu Puppies


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The Shih Tzu is a famous toy dog breed. These little cute and tiny charmers have their presence around the world. You will learn all you want to know about this adorable breed. The name of the Shih Tzu Puppies come from Mandarin and has different transliterating, but Shih Tzu is the most commonly used. The life cycle for the dogs Shih Tzu is 13 to 16 years. This breed puppies cost will range from $700 to $900.

The Appearance

Shih Tzu Puppies are one among the smallest breed, but they are still sturdy and reliable. These puppies are famous for their variety of colours and long and silky coats. Their fur is so long that they cover their drop ears and curled tails. They have large dark eyes and snub noses which give them a “teddy bear” appearance. The size of the Shih Tzu Puppy is 7.9 to 11 inches. The weight of the dog ranges from 8.8 to 16 pounds.

Shih Tzu are one of the adorable teacup puppies. Some breeders will market Toy or small Shih-Tzu puppies, which weight at 7 to 8 pounds. These weight puppies are very unhealthy.

Variety Of Coat Colors

Shih Tzu Puppies are show dogs have wide variety of colors. They have shades of white, brown, black, and gold, with patterns and combinations of these colors.

Shih Tzu Puppies with the combination of black and white are commonly seen. The dog with pure white Shih Tzu is quite rare. Shih Tzu puppies with pure black coats look great. Brindle Shih Tzu puppies have many shades of black, brown and gold.

Everything About Shih Tzu Puppies
Everything About Shih Tzu Puppies

The Grooming

While brushing these dogs lose their fur, as these breeds do not shed like other ones. Shih Tzu puppies need daily grooming and frequent trims.

The Puppy with the new fresh looks charming and adorable. You should have a dog brush, shampoo, electric clippers, sharp scissors, and a steady hand.Show Puppies usually keep their coats straight and long.

Shih Tzu: Hypoallergenic Allergies

Shih Tzu is not the best choice for the peoples having allergy with fur as they are classified among hypoallergenic dog breeds. The dog breed produces dander and saliva, which leads to allergies for some people.

Shih Tzu Temperament And Personality

This dog breeds are sweet-nature, affectionate, and have good temperament. Dogs from reputed breeders have good temperament. They are little cute Puppy with small size and whole body covered with fur. They are good showstopper and can do great ramp walks. You can dress them properly for the event to increase the charm of your puppy. With long furs you can able to tie a knot which adds more beauty to your pet.

Everything About Shih Tzu Puppies
Everything About Shih Tzu Puppies

Some Facts About This Breed

1.     Chinese emperors have Shih Tzu dogs in their fleet.

2.    They are popular among many celebrities from Queen Elizabeth to beyonce.

3.    Shih Tzu  belongs to china and their name means “little lion”.

4.   This breed is believed to be more than thousand year old.

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