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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George dedicated last night's performance to the family's 12-year-old shitzu dog Max, who died from cancer this week.
He does have a "gorgeous" Shitzu dog called Scally.
A live-in chef, a Shitzu puppy with a diamond collar, a farmhouse in Ibiza, a horse, French furniture, lovely things for my parents and friends.
That said, the diminutive actress potters around the set of Bad Girls like a little old lady - big bag over one arm, her faithful Shitzu dog Fudge held in the other.
Gizmo as he is nowA woman has been banned from keeping animals for ten years after allowing her shitzu to become so badly matted it was unrecognisable as a dog.
A Shitzu, a Western Highland terrier and Afghan hound also fell ill, it is claimed.
Lisa Clarke, of Craigburn Road, Tuebrook, came downstairs on Monday morning to find eight-month-old shitzu Simba sitting next to an empty packet of painkillers.
George instead dedicated last night's performance to the family's 12-year-old shitzu Max, who died from cancer this week.
The two-bedroomed apartment is currently being shared with Benji - the 16-year-old Shitzu dog who has been the Gilligan family pet for a very long time.
Sarah does, however, have a new love in her life - a five-month-old shitzu puppy named Tootsie.
A woman has been banned from keeping animals for 10 years after allowing her shitzu to become so badly matted it was unrecognisable as a dog.