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 » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs

Pet owners can use a pair of pet clippers to keep their Shih Tzu's hair trimmed. Clippers are preferable to scissors because they decrease the chance that a pet owner accidentally cuts the dog. Different guards are avail... More » Beauty & Fashion Hair Hairstyles

Each Shih Tzu dog will grow hair at different speeds; however, most dogs will regrow long hair within 6 to 8 weeks. For owners who prefer shorter hair and less maintenance, ongoing grooming appointments will need to be s... 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 » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs

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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