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Shih Tzu Harness.

Best Harness for Shih Tzus: Small and Elegant

Shih Tzus are small, elegant dogs requiring harnesses that offer comfort and control.

Understanding Shih Tzus

Appearance and Size:

  • Small size, typically weighing 9-16 pounds.

  • Long, flowing coat.


  • Affectionate, playful, and friendly.

  • Great with families and other pets.

  • Moderate energy levels needing regular exercise.

Common Health Issues:

  • Prone to dental issues and brachycephalic syndrome.

  • Susceptible to hip dysplasia.

Recommended Harnesses for Shih Tzus

  1. No Pull Harness:

    • Distributes pressure evenly, avoiding strain.

    • Ideal for managing pulling behavior.

  2. Fully Adjustable Harness:

    • Customizable fit to ensure comfort.

    • Prevents chafing.

  3. Step-In Harness:

    • Easy to put on and take off.

    • Perfect for their delicate build.

  4. Back Clip Harness:

    • Suitable for well-behaved Shih Tzus.

    • Offers ease of use for daily walks.

Choose soft, breathable materials for comfort. Proper measurement is essential for the best fit.

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