Shih Tzu Breed Information

Shih Tzu
Showdog.com Breed Since Sunday, June 01, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
9 105 81 4.5 14 13

Schedule of Points

Sex 1 2 3 4 5
Dogs 2 3 4 5 6
Bitches 2 3 4 5 6

Top Kennels in Breed

Rank Username Contact Last Visit
1 Lumen send a message to Lumensend message 4 hours ago
2 Promises send a message to Promisessend message 14 hours ago
3 Dustmop Kennels send a message to Dustmop Kennelssend message 1 month ago
4 Klunkindorf send a message to Klunkindorfsend message 1 month ago

Breed Scale of Points

Trait Importance
Head 20
Forequarter 5
Hindquarter 5
Gait 10
Top Neck and Back 10
Coat 15
Size 10
Feet 5
General 20
Breed Colors
Black 9%
Black and White 15%
Blue 1%
Blue and White 3%
Brindle 4%
Brindle and White 8%
Gold 8%
Liver 26%
Liver and White 7%
Red 4%
Sable and White 7%
Red and White 0.00
Sable 0.00
Silver 1%
Gold and White 5%
Silver and White 2%
Game Breed Links
Real Life Breed Links


Lifespan
Lifespan refers to the earliest age (in months) that Shih Tzu dogs can die on Showdog.com
"General" Factor
The "General" factor takes into account such things as show shine and temperament in addition to the other genetic traits.
Did you know?
Judges are generally certified to judge one or several breeds, usually in the same group, but a few "all-breed" judges have the training and experience to judge large numbers of breeds.