small dogs breeds

Small Dogs information on popular breeds

picture of the popular small dogs breed the pug

Shih Tzu

Shih Tzu is a small dog with a sturdy build and a long, flowing, thick double coat lined with a woolly undercoat. They are known for their intelligence and have a friendly, energetic, lively character.


Group: Utility or Toy

Coat: Long thick double coat

Height: 20 - 28 cm

Weight: 9 - 16 lbs

Life Span: 9 - 15 years

Origin: China