A shih tzu can have a puppy cut, a teddy bear cut or a practical top knot cut. Each of these haircuts has a unique style; some are more fitting for certain seasons than others. More »

Lamb, lion and show top knots are unique dog haircuts that any groomer should be able to do. Very artistic haircuts can transform the dog, but they're limited in which groomers can perform them. More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs

According to the United Kingdom Kennel Club, the median life span of a Shih Tzu is 13 years. The breed is prone to health issues, including spinal problems, slipped stifles, ear infections, hypothyroidism, hip dysplasia,... More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs
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The Shih Tzu teddy bear cut is a specific type of hair cut that highlights the face of the dog and makes it look like a stuffed teddy bear. This particular type of hair cut is one of several that pet owners can use on th... More »

Some grooming styles for the shih tzu include the puppy cut and the teddy bear cut. The puppy cut, which is good for summer, is easy to maintain and is characterized by trimming the dog's hair to a length of 1 to 2 inche... More »

To give a shih tzu a puppy cut, a good pair of scissors and a brush formulated for use on canines is essential. The dog's hair is brushed scrupulously to get rid of tangles, and then the hair is clipped first in sensitiv... More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs

Some cute short haircuts for Maltese dogs are the puppy cut, the teddy bear cut and the Maltese short cut. These haircuts vary in complexity. More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs