A Shih Tzu, also known as the toy dog breed. Its name means little lion, but nothing fierce about the breed of dog.
- Temperament: Lively, Outgoing, Playful, Alert, Gentle, Loyal
- Dog Breed Group: Companion Dogs
- Colors: Gold, White, Liver & White, Brindle, Blue, Black & White, Liver, Black, Dark Brown,
- Height: Female: 20 – 28 cm, Male: 20 – 28 cm
- Weight: 9 to 16 pounds
- Life Span: 10 – 16 years