Shih Tzu

Shih Tzu

Size: 4-7.2kg (9-16Ib), 20-25cm (8-10in)

Character: Affectionate, Playful, Spunky, Stubborn

Exercise: Require more exercise.

Grooming: Daily grooming and regular clipping.

Lifespan: 12-15 years.

Hypoallergenic: Yes.


The character of a Shih Tzu, they are more stubborn and playful. Compare to Maltese they are sweet and companionable dogs. They


With round head and long floppy ears higher on the skull, Smaller dog and has a shorter nose. The body is somehow longer, it’s has a curled long hair tail. 


Shih Tzu will need more exercise than most of the toy breeds. They enjoy being indoor but they are active and love to play outdoor too. But don’t left them alone under the warm whether cause they don’t tolerate the heat well. 


They might not be easy to train. Training must start at a young age to let them obey the basic commands. This is to prone their stubbornness when it’s comes to training. As they are a excellent watchdog because of their alert and active nature. 


The coat can be any color or parti-colored with white on the center of the face.