A Shih Tzu, also known as the Chrysanthemum Dog or Chinese Lion Dog, is a toy dog breed, weighing 10 - 19 pounds when fully grown. The exact origins of the breed are unknown, but it is thought to have originated in Tibet and then been developed in China. The Shih Tzu is a sturdy little dog with a short muzzle and large dark eyes. They have a soft and long double coat. Check out our collection of Shih Tzu names for male or female puppies.