Up to 10 months
Shih Tzu puppy
Shih Tzu puppies are energetic and intelligent, with a naturally friendly nature, making them a good choice as a family pet. As Shih Tzu puppies are very small, it is advised to set aside an enclosed space in your home when they first arrive, to keep them safe and secure.
From 10 months
Shih Tzu adult
Adult Shih Tzus are very adaptable dogs and will happily assimilate to life in the city or in the country, with single owners, couples or families with children. That being said, adult Shih Tzus require a lot of human contact and don’t like to be left alone for long periods of time.