Types of Shih Tzu Breeds

Join us on a journey through the captivating world of Shih Tzus, exploring the unique and diverse types of this beloved breed. From the American to the Brindle, each Shih Tzu has its own charm.

American Shih Tzu

American Shih Tzus are known for their friendly demeanor and adherence to breed standards set in the USA.

European Shih Tzu

European Shih Tzus often have a slightly different build and appearance, reflecting European breeding standards.

Imperial Shih Tzu

Imperial Shih Tzus are smaller than the standard, often weighing less than 9 pounds, and are highly sought after.

Black Shih Tzu

Black Shih Tzus are rare and striking, with a coat that's glossy and full of mystery.

Blue-eyed Shih Tzu

Blue-eyed Shih Tzus are unique, with their captivating eyes contrasting their luxurious coat.

Japanese Shih Tzu 

Japanese Shih Tzus may exhibit subtle differences in features and temperament, reflecting their breeding history in Japan.

Teacup Shih Tzu

Teacup Shih Tzus are incredibly small, often fitting in a teacup, and are known for their adorable, compact size.

Brindle Shih Tzu

Brindle Shih Tzus stand out with their unique coat pattern, featuring streaks of color that create a mesmerizing effect.

Each type of Shih Tzu brings its own unique charm and personality, perfect for a variety of dog lovers.