Shih Tzu

"This pet originated in the country of Tibet where it was used as gifts to the Chinese. It was developed by mixing the Lhaso Apso and Pekingese breeds. The Shih Tzu stands an average of 11 inches at the shoulder and its coat comes in a multitude of colors. Grooming is above average. This breed is great for people who live in small places and is a great companion" (

Links & Pictures:

San Antonio Lhasa and Shih Tzu rescue see Twee Carrol
Shih Tzu AKC page
Shih Tzu Club, American
Shih Tzu Rescue
Shih Tzu Club Homepage, American
Shih Tzu Rescue National
Shih Tzu Profile
Shih Tzu Wee Rescue Austin area

Colby Glass, MLIS