| Shih-Tzu means Lion Dog in Mandarin. Shih-Tzus are descended from Lhasa Apsos bred with Pekingese. Paintings of dogs resembling Shih-Tzus exist dating back to the sixteenth century. Shih-Tzus were popular with Chinese royalty. Chinese did not allow Shih-Tzus out of the country until the 1930s.
Shih Tzu Rescue
New Hampshire Animal Rescue
(Sorted by Zip Code.)
Hillsborough County - Manchester 03105
Animal Allies 603-668-9299
Belknap County - Belmont, NH 03220
STOP Spay Program for Mother Cats 603-524-6432
Merrimack County - Concord, NH 03301
New Hampshire Dept of Agriculture 603-271-3697
Merrimack County - Concord, New Hampshire 03301
NH Spaying and Altering Service Program (NHSAS) 603-224-1361
If you find any of the above spay/neuter information is incorrect,
or if you know another low-cost clinic to recommend, please
call Rescue Me! at 1-800-800-2099 with this information.