Shih tzu


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Shih tzu

a small (9-16 lb), lively dog with a very short muzzle, broad, round head, large, prominent eyes and short ears. The coat is long, straight and flowing in a variety of colors with a white blaze on the face and a white tip on the tail. Called also Chrysanthemum-faced dog. The breed is predisposed to cleft palate and a familial renal cortical hypoplasia.
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Shih Tzu puppies Jack, Jade and Jess (main) and spaniel Sam (inset) have new homes
I think it's unfair that large amounts of manure can be left by horse- owners with impunity, especially when I know that it would take about two years for kl-kl, my shih tzu, to deposit an equal amount as a horse.
In the case of the 10-year-old shih tzu Gizmo, when the inspector visited the the owner's home, they were unable to tell the dog's breed or which end its head was at until it moved.
In T-Bo's case, since he was a registered animal, it was the cost of replacing him with another Shih Tzu.
The Shih Tzu made a successful run at the Top 10 list to land in 7th in Kansas City, up from its 2006 ranking of 11th.
Lawrence Moran, the owner of Total Dogs, on Chapel Lane, has spoken out after the "tragic" death of Gizmo, a Shih Tzu dog that died while in his care.
A DOG owner has told of her joy after her Shih Tzu won a top award at the international Crufts contest.
THE organiser of Crufts is looking into reports that a second dog, a shih tzu, has died following the show.
He is a loving and clever shih tzu who loves to play, loves having fuss, doing tricks and posing for the camera
Millie is a 10-month-old shih tzu and lives in Dundee with the Shanklands.
Also the people who sold this Shih Tzu really need to be named & banned.