A Shih Tzu, is a toy dog breed, weighing from 4 to 7.25 kilograms when fully grown. The breed originated on the Tibetan Plateau and was developed in China.
Life expectancy: 10 – 16 years
Temperament: Clever, Intelligent, Affectionate, Lively, Spunky, Loyal
Mass: Male: 8.8 – 16 lbs (Large Adult), Female: 8.8 – 16 lbs (Large Adult)
Colors: Black, White, Liver, Brindle, Liver & White, Light Brown, Dark Brown, Black & White, Blue, Gold