Canis ISSN: 2398-2942

Shih Tzu


General information

  • Originated in the Royal Courts of China as a companion dog.
  • Good with children and other dogs, size makes it ideal for the urban environment.
  • Suitable to both hot and cold climates, its long dense coat requires very regular grooming.

Biological Data

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