Petkeen is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commision. Learn More

Shih Tzu Mixes

Nicole Cosgrove

June 21, 2021

Shih Tzu don’t walk, they prance. Sometimes they even swagger. They are special dogs, they know it, and they don’t have a need to show off or demand attention; they are little lions, after all. Here you can Find about All Shih Tzu Mixes with Pictures & Breed Profiles.Select one for you and your family.

DogBreed
Malshi
Malshi
Maltese, Shih Tzu Mix
General Information
Size Small or toy sized
Height Up to 10 inches
Weight 6 to 12 pounds
Life span 12 to 14 years
Touchiness Somewhat sensitive
Barking Rare to occasional
Activity Moderate
Breed Traits

Cuddly and outgoing
Happy
Loving
Loyal
Intelligent
Good Family Pet

Hypoallergenic

Can be

DogBreed
Shorkie Tzu
Shorkie Tzu
Shih Tzu, Yorkshire Terrier Mix
General Information
Size Small
Height 6 to 14 inches
Weight 7 to 15 pounds
Life span 13 to 16 years
Touchiness Quite sensitive
Barking Occasional
Activity Slightly active
Breed Traits

Mellow and Loyal
Affectionate
Strong willed
Lapdog type
Apartment Dweller
Good Family Pet

Hypoallergenic

Can be

DogBreed
Schnau-Tzu
Schnau-Tzu
Shih Tzu, Miniature Schnauzer Mix
General Information
Size Small
Height 5 to 8 inches
Weight 7 to 15 pounds
Life span 10 to 12 years
Touchiness Quite sensitive
Barking Rare
Activity Fairly active
Breed Traits

Affectionate
Loyal
Moody
Great companion
Good Family Pet
Apartment Dweller

Hypoallergenic

Can be

DogBreed
Silky Tzu
Silky Tzu
Shih tzu, Silky Terrier Mix
General Information
Size Small
Height 6 to 8 inches
Weight 8 to 13 pounds
Life span 12 to 15 years
Touchiness Somewhat sensitive
Barking Occasional
Activity Slightly active
Breed Traits

Cuddly and Sweet
Affectionate
Cheerful
Energetic
Apartment Dweller
Good Family Pet

Hypoallergenic

Can be

DogBreed
Care-Tzu
Care-Tzu
Cairn Terrier and Shih-Tzu Mix
General Information
Size Small to Medium
Height 9 to 13 inches
Weight 15 to 20 pounds
Life span 12 to 15 years
Touchiness Somewhat sensitive
Barking Occasional
Activity Fairly active
Breed Traits

Friendly
Social
Outgoing
Happy
Intelligent
Joyful

Hypoallergenic

Can be

DogBreed
Papastzu
Papastzu
Papillon, Shih Tzu Mix
General Information
Size Small sized
Height Small
Weight 9 to 15 pounds
Life span 13 to 15 years
Touchiness Slightly sensitive
Barking Occasional
Activity Somewhat active
Breed Traits

Joyful and Sweet
Gentle and loving
Energetic
Quite obedient
Great personality
Good Family Pet

Hypoallergenic

No

DogBreed
Shih Apso
Shih Apso
Lhasa Apso, Shih Tzu Mix
General Information
Size Small
Height 9 to 12 inches
Weight 12 to 18 pounds
Life span 12 to 15 years
Touchiness Quite sensitive
Barking Occasional
Activity Slightly active
Breed Traits

Cheerful
Inquisitive
Loyal
Protective
Good companion
Eager to please

Hypoallergenic

Can be

DogBreed
Jatzu
Jatzu
Japanese Chin, Shih Tzu Mix
General Information
Size Small
Height Up to 11 inches
Weight 8 to 20 pounds
Life span 12 to 15 years
Touchiness Somewhat sensitive
Barking Rare
Activity Fairly active
Breed Traits

Mischievous
Cheerful
Social and friendly
Alert and loyal
Great companion dog
Apartment Dweller

Hypoallergenic

No

DogBreed
Shichon
Shichon
Bichon Frise, Shih-Tzu Mix
General Information
Size Small
Height 9 to 12 inches
Weight 8 to 25 pounds
Life span 15 to 18 years
Touchiness Somewhat sensitive
Barking Occasional
Activity Moderately active
Breed Traits

Friendly and Bold
Independent
Loves to play
Intelligent
Easy to train
Good Family Pet

Hypoallergenic

Can be

DogBreed
Weshi
Weshi
West Highland White Terrier, Shih Tzu Mix
General Information
Size Small
Height 9 to 12 inches
Weight 16 to 20 pounds
Life span 12 to 15 years
Touchiness Quite sensitive
Barking Occasional to frequent
Activity Fairly active
Breed Traits

Alert
Happy
Energetic
Friendly dog
Very loyal
Good Family Pet

Hypoallergenic

Can be


Featured Image Credit: Laura Cruise, Shutterstock

Nicole Cosgrove

Nicole is the proud mom of Baby, a Burmese cat and Rosa, a New Zealand Huntaway. A Canadian expat, Nicole now lives on a lush forest property with her Kiwi husband in New Zealand. She has a strong love for all animals of all shapes and sizes (and particularly loves a good interspecies friendship) and wants to share her animal knowledge and other experts' knowledge with pet lovers across the globe.

Did you know: an average of 18 dog foods are recalled every year?

Get FREE Dog Food Recall Alerts by email whenever there's a recall.