Shih Tzu Coloring Pages

It's hard to find really good Shih Tzu coloring pages, especially when accompanied by the photographs they came from. Let me know how you like these, and if you would like even more!

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Here's wishing you happy coloring!

Best, Sandy

On a Table

This elegant little dog was quietly waiting for his turn in the ring:

Regal in bearing and requiring little exercise, these are one of the most popular of all dogs. Their name means “lion”, but they have a gentle temperament that everyone can love. They are tolerant and easy-going around children. This is a great first breed for people who have not had a dog before.

Gaiting 1

This boy was cheerfully trucking along with his owner:

This breed has a long flowing coat requiring either daily brushing or frequent trimming, however they shed very little and are hypoallergenic. All colors are allowed.

They are a happy and uncomplicated, and and can be fine with other dogs, even big ones. They rarely feel the need to prove thier superiority.c

This is a short-nosed breed and care must be taken, especially when traveling, that the breed doesn't over-heat or have difficulties breathing.

They are eager to please. As long as they can hang with you, they are up for any activity, and can be surprisngly good at obedience work.

Standing and Watching

This is typical of the breed, watching and waiting for what's next:


This is an ancient breed, at least 1000 years old. They were bred to be the house pets of Chinese emperors and are believed to be descended from crossing the Lhasa Apso or Tibetan mountain dog and Pekingese.

Gaiting 2

The breed has a thick curtain of a coat; while most pet owners do not want the extra care, it's lovely to see the flowing waterfall of the breed's hair moving in the breeze as he trots purposefully along:

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