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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The worst cases included a family of shih tzus left in a cardboard box at the side of the road, a Staffordshire bull terrier puppy who was left locked in a cupboard for most of her life and a severely neglected spaniel puppy with a skin condition.
Breed Age (months) sex shunt Rottweiler 05 Male Portoazigos Lhasa apso 10 Female Splenocaval Shih tzu 24 Male Splenocaval Shih tzu 14 Female Gastrocaval Mixed breed 19 Male Portocaval Mixed breed 06 Female Portocaval Shih tzu 06 Male Portocaval Shih tzu 09 Male Portocaval Yorkshire 20 Female Portocaval Yorkshire 26 Female Portocaval Yorkshire 12 Female Portocaval Yorkshire 02 Female Portocaval Yorkshire 09 Female Portocaval Spitz 50 Male Portocaval Poodle 18 Male Portocaval Border Collie 15 Male Portocaval Schnauzer 60 Male Portocaval Lhasa apso 10 Male Portocaval Maltes 06 Female Portocaval Cairn terrier 18 Female Portocaval MSV of PV before shunt MSV of PV after shunt Breed (cm [s.
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.
Stevie, a one-year-old shih tzu cross bichon, has a condition called microphthalmia, which means he was born without eyesight.
A NEGLECTED shih tzu was discovered matted with so much fur that it was "difficult to tell one end of him from the other".
COULD you give a new home to Milton (right), a Shih Tzu who is about nine years old?
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.
Charlie, a tan-coloured Shih Tzu, who is on heart medication and has arthritis in one leg, vanished from his home in Blackstone Bridge, Blarney, Co Cork, a week ago.