Shih Tzu Throwing Up? – What To Do

When You See Your Shih Tzu Throwing Up There are several possible reasons that may cause a shih tzu to vomit. Not all of them will require an immediate visit to the vet, if at all.  When you notice your shih tzu throwing up, to determine if the intervention of Continue Reading

Old Shih Tzu? – How To Care For Yours

How Old Is Old? – Shih Tzu Senior Problems & Care It doesn’t matter if you have a year-old shih tzu or a sixteen-year-old, it’s never too early or too late to take the precautions and the action to help your dog live a longer life and be more comfortable Continue Reading

When Do Shih Tzu Puppies Stop Growing?

When Do Shih Tzu Puppies Stop Growing? There are several distinct stages to a shih tzu puppy’s development, which I’ll come to later in this post, but to get to the point and answer your question, “When do shih tzu puppies stop growing?”, the answer is that although full adult Continue Reading

Shih Tzu Common Health Problems

First, A Word About Shih Tzu Common Health Problems In this post, you will find a few details about shih tzu common health problems, the illnesses, ailments and diseases that are most likely to affect the shih tzu breed. These are diseases and problems that your shih tzu could suffer Continue Reading

Shih Tzu And Eye Problems

Shih Tzu And Eye Problems What is it with shih tzu and eye problems? The comparatively flat face of the shih tzu, together with the shallow eye sockets and protruding eyes leads to several potential eye problems, particularly regarding injuries to the cornea. Once the surface of this protective layer Continue Reading

Is CBD Oil Good For Dogs? – The Story So Far

The Jury Is Still Out On This One Now that there has been a relaxation in the cannabis and marijuana laws in many parts of the world, there has been a growing interest in cannabis products. You cannot view a pet-related website these days where a banner ad for CBD Continue Reading

Shih Tzu Paw Problems – How To Cope With Them

Identifying Shih Tzu Paw Problems If a shih tzu is suffering from problems in the paw area the first indications for the owner are likely to be excessive licking of the paw which may be accompanied by chewing or biting in the same area. There may be a swelling and Continue Reading

Should You Neuter Your Dog? – The Dilemma Faced By All Shih Tzu Owners

What It Means Should you neuter your dog? Every shih tzu owner must agonise over this decision, a decision that must be made considering what is right for that particular dog. First, let’s make it clear what is involved. Neutering is the act of surgically removing part of a dog’s Continue Reading

How To Groom A Shih Tzu Dog – Easy Home Grooming You Can Do

“How To Groom A Shih Tzu Dog” is third post of a series of three linked articles aimed at helping you keep your shih tzu in peak condition. The first two, “How Often Should You Bathe A Shih Tzu?” and “How To Bathe A Shih Tzu Dog For Healthy Skin Continue Reading