About Shih Tzus
Shih Tzu means “little lion,” but these dogs are anything but ferocious. In fact, these ancient lap dogs were bred solely to be companions—and that’s a job they take very seriously! There’s a whole lot to love about these adorable little pups...
Great for Small Homes
The Shih Tzu’s tiny frame makes them perfectly suited to apartment and city life, and they also fit perfectly in your lap, too.
For thousands of years, the Shih Tzu has been bringing smiles to peasants and emperors alike—and is now coming to a camera near you!
Shih Tzus pack a lot of GO into that little body. These pups love to play and always seem to have a blast!
Great for Kids
As long as children are taught how to play properly with a small puppy, they’ll get along great with this gentle and kind pooch.
Ready for Adventure
Shih Tzus love tagging along on whatever you’re up to—whether that’s a long nap on the sofa or a jaunt to the grocery store.
Loving and Loyal
Shih Tzus are companion dogs first, and they take that job seriously! Shih Tzus love people and love spending time with their families.
Our 3 Part Mission
The happiness of our customers, our breeders, and your puppy is the foundation of everything we do.
Connect responsible, ethical breeders with responsible, ethical buyers. Our mission is to take the uncertainty and headache out of finding the perfect puppy.
Help owners keep their puppies happy and healthy throughout the dog's entire life by sourcing and creating the best products, services, and learning materials.
Accelerate the elimination of puppy mills by empowering humane breeders and exposing those with inhumane operations. We want to be part of the solution.
5 Star Breeders
We only work with Shih Tzu breeders who pass our 47 breeder standards. Here are a few of them...
About Uptown Approved Breeders
No puppy mills. No scams. We thoroughly vet all breeders based on our 47 Breeder Standards. When you find a puppy at Uptown, you're not just getting a dog--you're getting peace of mind that your new best friend is coming from an experienced, ethical breeder who loves dogs just as much as you do.
Questions & Answers
When you begin to search either “Shih Tzu puppies for sale Orlando” or “Orlando Shih Tzu for sale” the varying range of prices may surprise you! Depending on breeder experience, color, size, shape and even personality Shih Tzus can sell for under one-hundred dollars or several thousand! No matter your price range, the Uptown Puppies network is sure to have a Shih Tzu that is within your price range and absolutely adorable!
Any reputable breeder with Shih Tzus for sale in Orlando will tell you that they are one of the best small dogs and actually thrive in apartments and with city life. Shih Tzus are compact, clever little dogs that do require some exercise but won’t get depressed or overly rambunctious if you aren’t able to take them on walks around the block every single day. With one search for Orlando Shih Tzus for sale you’ll find out just how many Shih Tzus live in downtown Orlando.
When you conduct your puppy search in the Uptown Network, you’re getting access to top breeders and puppy business across the country, not just the ones in Orlando. If you aren’t finding any puppies nearby, there’s no need to worry! The Uptown Puppies network is made up of experienced breeders who are often able to arrange transport for dogs to the most convenient airport near to your home. If you're browsing classified ads for Shih Tzu puppies for sale in Orlando or Orlando Shih Tzu breeders it may be time to widen your search with Uptown Puppies.
If there’s one thing we’ve learned over the years, it’s that puppy mills and fraudulent dog businesses are more common than you may think! That is why we’ve adopted strict screening standards that only allow 10% of applicants to become approved and join our network. Have a quick look at our comprehensive Breeder Pledge to see exactly what traits make up an exceptional breeder, these are traits that we insist all of our partner businesses display as well!
When you search Shih Tzu Orlando or Shih Tzus for sale Orlando through a site like Google or Yahoo, all you’re really doing is compiling a list of puppy businesses by the size of their marketing budget. While you may think this is an efficient way of searching, there are quite a few overly funded puppy mills and backyard breeders that are able to convince search engines that they are the real deal. With Uptown Puppies you can avoid fakes and frauds all together!
Puppy mills are more like factories than mills, where dogs such as Shih Tzus are bred for the sole purpose of profit without care in the world for the well-being of the puppies themselves. When you purchase a puppy through a puppy mills type organization you are enabling unethical businesses to keep breeding and selling dogs like they always have. The next time you think about Googling “Shih Tzu puppies Orlando” or “Shih Tzu for sale in Orlando” think twice about the type of puppy organizations you may be exposed to.
The Uptown Puppies network is so expansive that we always have puppies that are for sale right now! Are you looking for a white Shih Tzu with brown streaks or a black Shih Tzu with white feet? Either way, our network of breeders are more than happy to help you find the puppy of your dreams. Instead of endlessly Googling Shih Tzu for sale Orlando, give the Uptown Puppies network a try.
The Shih Tzu is a compact dog, especially as a puppy! Most agree that they were originally bred to accompany Chinese royalty, some stories even stating that they were bred by Tibetan monks for Emperors and Kings. There is one fact that nobody argues over, the Shih Tzu is an ancient dog! In fact, they’re one of the oldest breeds that are still appreciated in our culture today. The Shih Tzu became so popular through stories and tales that Shih Tzu breeders Orlando often refer to them as the ultimate lap dog.
It is true that the beginning stages of training a Shih Tzu can be tough, as they can with any other breed! But with some time and patience you’ll find out that the Shih Tzu is actually incredibly intelligent and will pick up on complex tricks rather quickly. If you’re searching for Shih Tzu puppies in Orlando you’re bound to find a breeder in the Uptown Puppies network that is willing to give you some advice on Shih Tzu training.
Yes they are! Whenever you speak with Shih Tzu breeders in Orlando about Orlando Shih Tzu puppies for sale they’re sure to bring up just how easy going and well behaved these dogs are. Whether your family consists of some high energy teenagers, other dogs, cats or even younger kids, a Shih Tzu will always find its place. In fact, if you’ve got a big family you won’t have to worry at all about your Shih Tzu puppy not getting enough exercise!
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