The Shih Tzu, while one of the least intelligent dog breeds is nevertheless characterized by its long, flowing double coat; sturdy build; and a friendly, energetic, lively attitude.
Popular Dog Breed Questions:
Is the Shih Tzu AKC recognized?Yes.
What size is the Shih Tzu?Small.
What is the average weight of a Shih Tzu?9 - 16 lbs.
Is a Shih Tzu a good guard dog?Yes - It will bark at intruders.
Is a Shih Tzu good with kids?Yes, it's great with kids.
What type of energy level does a Shih Tzu have?Low. Good apartment dog. Needs excercise though.
Is the Shih Tzu hypoallergenic?Yes, it's considered to be hypoallergenic.
What type of dog is the Shih Tzu? Companion, Toy.