Shih Tzu Puppies for Sale in New York

Explore adorable Shih Tzus in New York from our network of 1,000+ caring breeders.

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Dogs in New York
Dogs in New York

Brantley

$1375
Shih Tzu | Boy

Gidget

$1575
Shih Tzu | Girl

Rayce

$1375
Shih Tzu | Girl

Rich

$1375
Shih Tzu | Boy

Steven

$1575
Shih Tzu | Boy
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70% of our puppies arrive at their new homes using travel.

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All travel is provided by an insured registered provider

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Shih Tzu Breed Information

This popular breed gets its name from the Mandarin phrase “Shih Tzu” meaning “Little Lion”. And what a fitting name, given their long hair and spunky personality! This lively puppy loves affection and a good cuddle, but also doesn’t mind being independent. They walk with an air of royalty, perhaps because they were the chosen breed to accompany Chinese emperors. They are fiercely loyal and happiest when by your side. These puppies are perfect for older couples and don’t mind other pets, as long as they don’t take away from their cuddle time with their owners. This breed remains small at 9 to 16 lbs and lives up to 16 years old.



Temperament
Playful, clever, courageous

Breed Fast Facts

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Weight

9 - 16 lbs

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Size

Toy or Teacup

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Energy

Low

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Shedding

Moderate

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Trainability

Medium

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Life span

10 to 16 years

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History & fun facts about dogs in New York

There are 600,000 pet dogs in New York City alone—plus 400,000 pet cats. The first official dog park in NYC was Tompkins Square Dog Run, opened in 1990. Tompkins is an off-leash haven for the city’s canines, featuring wading pools in the summer and two designated play areas for large dogs and small dogs. Outside of the state’s capital city, you can chill with Fido on the dog-friendly beaches, B&B getaways, campsites and countless eateries. New Yorkers stand out as usual with their unique taste, their favourite dog breed being the Cockapoo! That’s a mix between a Cocker Spaniel and a Poodle, and just the right size and temperament for apartment living.

Did you know?

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New York City has more than 20 registered dog spas.

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You can follow the Dogs of New York community on Instagram @dogs_NY.

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New York’s famous canines are some of the most fashion-forward on the internet…if you don’t believe it, just check out Luella the Frenchie and Marnie the Dog on social media!

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