About Shih Tzus

More Information On Our Imperial Shih Tzus1

This is just a quick reference guide to your Imperial Shih Tzu1 giving you some top tips about Shih Tzus. An awful lot goes into getting the best out of your relationship with your dog and because every puppy is different, with different likes and personalities it is very much a learning curve for all concerned. One great tip (and of course one which we whole heartedly encourage) is to make friends with your breeder. We will happily be on the end of the phone should you have any questions or concerns and with years of experience handling this specific breed there is not much we can’t help with. We can be contacted wither by filling out our ‘Contact Us’ form with a question or, if you prefer, you can call us on 01794 323 283 (landline) or 07766 900 583 (mobile). About Shih Tzus Being a dog owner is a hugely rewarding and enriching experience; however it does involve some hard work and perseverance. These dogs can live for up to 15 years, so owning one is a big decision that comes with the great responsibility of caring for this precious little life. The following sections contain more information on specific behaviours and tips for this breed.


1 – Please note – The terms ‘Imperial Shihtzu’,’ Imperial Shih tzu’,  ‘Teacup Shih Tzu’ and ’Chinese Imperial  Dog’ are not Kennel Club terms but are those which are occasionally used to describe smaller examples of the Shih tzu breed and are therefore not intended to indicate a different breed