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5 Health Tips for Shih Tzus

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5 Important Health Tips for Shih Tzus
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If you're like most conscientious owners, providing your shih tzu with top-notch care throughout his life is a priority. After all, he's your best buddy and you want him around for as long as possible.

The good news is this compact toy breed frequently celebrates a 13th birthday, according to the Kennel Club/British Small Animal Veterinary Association Scientific Committee. Helping your dog reach senior status, though, requires a combination of proper nutrition, daily exercise and regular medical care. A healthy dose of common sense also plays a role in preventing some injuries and illnesses from occurring.

Read on to learn more about keeping your shih tzu in fine fettle today, tomorrow and beyond.

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