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Sheltie Tzu

Sheltie Tzu

Breed Characteristics

Life Span:11-15 Years

Sheltie Tzu Build Information

The Sheltie Tzu is a cross between a Shetland Sheepdog and a Shih Tzu. They make great family dogs, as they are friendly and easily trainable. Shelti Tzus are small in size, and have floppy ears and straight-haired fur. Sheltie Tzus are usually only mild shedders, and are therefore usually fairly easy to care for and groom. They are typically black and white, or brown and white. They flourish in any type of climate generally.


Behaviour and Personality

They tend to be intelligent and not very aggressive, which makes them good pets for households with children.

Activity Level:Slightly Active
Affection Level:Affectionate
Kid Friendliness:Very Friendly


Colors:Black, Chocolate, White
Grooming:Medium Maintenance
Coat Type:Soft

Sheltie Tzu Pet Insurance

When adding a dog or cat to your family you want to make sure your pet is happy, healthy and protected. During its lifetime your pet is exposed to many illnesses and diseases and some breeds are affected by a congenital disease which is a condition existing at birth. At these moments when your pet is ill or maybe needs surgery, you want to be protected for the unexpected and high veterinarian costs.

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