How To Groom Your Shih Tzu

How To Groom Your Shih Tzu – And Help Them Enjoy It!

How to grrom your Shih TzuHow to groom your Shih Tzu is a great question as they, as a breed tend not to shed as much hair as many breeds, especially the larger dogs.

It is worth remembering that they shed their puppy fur at 6-8 months which usually involves approx 6 weeks of continual brushing!

Once the adult fur comes through it is recommended that you give them a good brush every day (twice a day for longer costs), frequently bath them and keep their nails regularly clipped.

A trip to the groomers once every 3 months would be ideal – plus always leave shaving and clipping to the professionals.

It is important to set a good grooming routine right from the outset. Grooming is a great way to spend time and show affection with each other and it’s good to begin this bonding right from the start. Imperial Shihtzus are creates of habit, this plays a big part in their lives and all their training; once they get used to regular grooming it can be an highly enjoyable experience for all involved.

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