When it comes to naming a Shih Tzu breed, most owners rack their brains and just can’t seem to come up a perfectly unique Shih Tzu name. Others may just wait until the ideal name comes to them.
As a Shih Tzu parent, you want nothing more than to give your pet the very best. The best thing you can do for your dog is to provide your pet with everything he or she needs to live a long and healthy life. This is far easier than it sounds. With these few simple steps, you can ensure that your pet is happy, healthy, and feels loved.
If you have a Shih Tzu or Maltese, then you know how often they get tear stains. It is extremely common in small dogs because they have tiny tear ducts which end up leaving the stains under their eyes. If your dog has these kinds of tear stains, don’t stress. There are ways to get rid of them and keep them from coming back,
The Shih Tzu breed is blessed with its long mane that truly makes it stand out from other toy breeds. Their hair complements their bubbly and friendly personalities, making them more huggable and kissable. There are few people who can resist the charm of the Shih Tzu.
Shih Tzus are a highly popular dog breed -- possibly one of the most popular in the world. You've seen them around: being carried by their owners, walking around at the park, or even with their owners while they stock up at the pet store. There's no denying just how cute and friendly these dogs are, but do you really know about this breed and what makes them so special? You may think you know them, but check out these interesting facts about Shih Tzus that you may never have heard before.
If you are a Shih Tzu fan, this video is the definition of heaven for you. In Beverly Hills, 30 Shih Tzus got together over a weekend for an official meet and greet session! Dogs, like human beings, are social animals. They enjoy being surrounded by other dogs, If you want to make your Shih Tzu even happier, find a breed-specific social dog club (Shih Tzu Club) where dog parents meet weekly or monthly to let their fur babies mingle and play. This normally takes place in a park in your neighborhood or city. If you're looking for an event
Some say that senior dogs require more tender loving care and attention compared to younger puppies. But this is not the case for the Whitecotton family, who believe that taking care of older furbabies is a lot more fun and heartwarming. They actually have three dogs that they adopted from shelters and decided to dote on for the rest of the dogs’ lives. Their pets’ ages range from 7 to 13 years old. According to the Whitecottons, living with senior animals is more mellow and relaxing, as these animals are normally just lying around the house, relaxing. Everything is less
When you look into the eyes of a Shih Tzu, it's hard to not want to give them anything they want - including all the food they can eat. When they beg, who could say no to that cute little face? It is very easy to overfeed your Shih Tzu, and this particular breed is known to pack on some serious weight quickly. They don’t have a ton of special dietary needs, but there are a few things you could be feeding your pet that would improve your pup’s overall health.
Shih Tzus are known for their cute faces, expressive eyes and distinct hair. The hair of this breed is possibly the first thing you would notice. Their hair is long, beautiful, and grows very fast. That also poses a huge challenge for those who have a Shih Tzu at home. One has to invest time and money on grooming the a Shih Tzu's hair. And that kind of grooming can be quite demanding. On a positive note, most people who have a Shih Tzu actually love to experiment with the canine’s hair and that makes for a fascinating experience.