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Rescue Me ID: 16-09-25-00409Miley (female)

Shih Tzu Mix    Age: Senior

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs 
Personality: Low Energy, Submissive 
Health: Vaccinations Current 

    Miley is a very sweet girl. Likes attention, house broke ,healthy for an older girl , no health issues.owner had to move and could not take. Good with kids. Does have a cherry eye which does not bother her or require any attention.

 Adoption Fee: $100.00 Animal Location:

Broome County Port Crane, NY MAP IT!

Joan Gidzinski 6076483799

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Animal ID: 09-13=16SHIHTZU MALE (male)

Shih Tzu Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    For adoption one white Shitzu mix 6 year young male, 15 lbs. Adoption fee, please call Lee to discuss this pet at 631 736 5123. Please no email text tweet or IM. This pet is located in central Long Island. Thank you and have a good day.

     Animal Location:

Animal Rescue Force Inc,
Suffolk County Holtsville, NY 11742 MAP IT!

Please call Lee, President of Animal Rescue Force Inc. at 631-846-1240. We are a small, local all volunteer organization. Ask about our Seniors for Seniors program.

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Rescue Me ID: 16-08-13-00192Emma (female)

Shih Tzu    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Not Good with Other Dogs, Good with Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: Average Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current, Aggressive, Fearful/Anxious 

    Beautiful loving 'people puppy'. Very frightened of and therefore aggressive to other dogs but extremely loving and submissive to people. We feel it's not fair to keep her in a home with a toddler who frightens her all day and it's not fair to the toddler who is being nipped in defense. Emma would thrive in a single pet household with no children and needs to be rescued from this situation : (

 Adoption Fee: $50 Animal Location:

New York County New York, NY MAP IT!

Charity Reeves 6462592102

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Rescue Me ID: 16-06-17-00176DeliPickles (female)

Shih Tzu    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Not Good w/ Other Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: Average Energy, Very Dominant 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Please give our adorable problem child a home! We adopted Deli a few years ago from a rescue group, as a companion for our older YorkiePoo who had recently lost his best buddy. Although they didn't hit it off, she bonded with my husband immediately and we decided to keep her. History & Issues -- Deli was found wandering the streets of Schenectady at the estimated age of 4 mos. We're sure this contributes to her conflicted behavior with strangers .. she sometimes growls but more often wags her tail and wants to be petted... If greeted too enthusiastically she'll cower and rarely, may nip. So some fear aggression. As she matured, she became ... (Read More)quite aggressive towards small children. She was wonderful with our infant granddaughter but as she became mobile, Deli began to exhibit very dominant aggressive behavior. ABSOLUTELY NO SMALL CHILDREN. She's fine with our teenage nephews. Although she loves to cuddle she also becomes quite bossy if allowed too much 'power' We always allowed our pets on the couch and bed but Deli assumes a dominant role if she's given the opportunity. We have found it necessary to be very clear about her place in the family and had been advised by a trainer to not allow her on furniture and it has made a big difference. Unfortunately the two dogs have gone from relatively peaceful coexistence to frequent fights for dominance and we fear our older, smaller Yorkie is suffering from anxiety and could also be hurt. We also have a number of small children that frequent our home. The Good -- Sociable, Obedient, 99% House Broken (Uses peepee pads inside at night & has been known to have an accident or two) Super-Cute, Affectionate & Playful (see youtube video) Loves her 'people' Health & Diet -- Deli came to us with bladder stones, which we had addressed. She's prone to bladder infections but if kept on a strict diet, she's fine. She eats Royal Canin, Urinary dry food. Gets pureed pumpkin for a treat and some extra fiber. She has a typical Shih Tzu coat. We have her groomed about every 6 wks. If not, her eyes get very weepy. We are heartbroken but recognize that our home has become unsuitable for Deli -- she's isolated whenever the kids are around and now the fighting with our senior pup has made it very unpleasant for all involved. We know that this 'mostly' sweet girl will thrive in the right environment and hope there's an adult only home out there with the time and experience to meet her unique needs. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $75 Animal Location:

Schenectady County Scotia, NY MAP IT!

Jody Morgenegg 518-320-5560

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Rescue Me ID: 16-03-29-00092Chloe (female)

Shih Tzu    Age: Senior

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Very Low Energy, Submissive 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Chloe is a 16 year old, spayed female Shih Tzu who was surrendered to the Brooklyn ACC because her elderly owner is no longer well enough to care for her. Chloe weighs just under 12 lbs. She is both visually and hearing impaired but is able to navigate her new foster home without difficulty. Chloe is good with other dogs and her owner reported that she is respectful and gentle with everyone she meets. Chloe gets more loving by the day. She will only be adopted to the perfect home and if that doesn't come available she will remain where she is in our forever foster program. She has had a recent check up and she is doing very well. ... (Read More)Chloe has seen our vet where she had senior lab work and a dentistry. She is now most adorably toothless but has no problem eating soft food and has a great appetite. She is up to date with her vaccines and is microchipped. Chloe needs a special adopter who will give her a second chance to find a loving home. (Less)

     Animal Location:

A New Beginning Animal Rescue
Nassau County Plainview, NY MAP IT!


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PIease Read Before Adopting a Shih Tzu in New York
    Shih Tzu Dogs can make good pets in New York if they match your IifestyIe. The Shih-Tzu is a toy breed similar to the Pekingese. Shih-Tzus are proud little dogs and loaded with personality. Shih-Tzus are gentle and do fine with children who are taught to respect the dogs. Shih-Tzus bark to announce people approaching their homes. Shih-Tzus need early obedience training and may require patience when housebreaking. A Shih-Tzu will do just fine in an apartment if it gets enough exercise.

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    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.

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New York Animal Rescue
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New York County - New York 10016
Bide-a-Wee 212-532-5884

New York County - New York, New York 10019
Have-A-Heart Spay and Neuter Clinic 212-977-6877

NYC Counties - New York, NY 10128
ASPCA New York Cares Mobile Clinic 212-876-7700

Westchester County - Briarcliff Manor, NY 10510
SPCA of Westchester, Inc 914-941-2894

Westchester County - White Plains, New York 10604
Animal Welfare League 914-948-2094

Kings County - Brooklyn, New York 11209
Muffin's Pet Connection 718-833-7988

Nassau County - Roslyn Heights 11577
SPCA of Nassau County 516-794-0831

Suffolk County - Bay Shore, New York 11706
Island Rescue 631-968-8700

Suffolk County - Brookhaven, New York 11719
Spay Today 516-286-4965

Nassau County - Farmingdale, NY 11735
Gay Senk DVM 516-626-3090

Suffolk County - Huntington, New York 11743
League for Animal Protection 631-757-4517

Suffolk County - Huntington, New York 11743
Little Shelter Animal Rescue 631-368-8770

Suffolk County - Huntington Station, NY 11746
Suffolk County SPCA 631-549-7722

Suffolk County - Smithtown 11787
Suffolk County SPCA 631-382-SPCA

Nassau County - Hicksville, NY 11802
PAWS Long Island 516-364-PAWS

Nassau County - Wantagh, New York 11793
Bide-a-Wee 516-785-4687

Suffolk County - Calverton, New York 11933
Kent Animal Shelter 631-727-7797

Suffolk County - Westhampton 11977
Bide-a-Wee 631-325-0280

Greene Columbia County - Athens, New York 12015
Greene Animal Welfare Alliance 518-945-3218

Rennselaer County - Menands 12204
Mohawk & Hudson River Humane Society 518-434-8128

Albany County - Albany, New York 12205
Pet Population Control Program 518-457-3502

Schenectady County - Scotia, NY 12302
Pet Pal Mobile Clinic 518-374-3944

Ulster County - Saugerties 12477
Animal Emergency Fund 845-247-6211

Columbia County - Hudson, NY 12534
Columbia-Greene Humane Society/SPCA 518-828-6044

Columbia County - Hudson 12534
Animalkind Inc 518-943-7654

Orange County - Montgomery, NY 12549
Furever Animals Spay Neuter Program 845-457-8147

Orange/Ulster/Sullivan Counties - Westbrookville, New York 12785
The Animal Rights Alliance 845-754-7100

Clinton County - Plattsburgh, New York 12903
Adirondack Humane Society 518-561-7876

Cayuga County - Weedsport, New York 13166
Feral Cat Friends 315-252-2406

Onondaga County - Syracuse 13211
Central New York SPCA 315-454-4479

Onondaga County - Syracuse, NY 13211
Pet Outreach, Inc. 315-469-6569

St Lawrence County - Hammond, New York 13646
Spay Neuter Now 315-324-5969

Broome County - Endicott, New York 13760
Animal Care Council 607-786-7729

Broome County - Binghamton, New York 13904
Project Paw 607-724-2241

Erie County - East Aurora 14052
Feral Cat Focus 888-902-9717

Erie County - Buffalo 14217
Animal Birth Control Society 716-873-4500

Erie County - Blasdale, NY 14219
Erie County Spay and Neuter Assistance Program 716-652-1359

Monroe County - Fairport, New York 14450
Lollypop Farm SNIP Program 585-223-1330

Rochester/Monroe Counties - Fairport 14450
Humane Society of Rochester and Monroe County 585-223-1333

Wayne County - Lyons 14489
Wayne County Humane Society 315-946-3389

Monroe County - Rochester 14608
Rochester Animal Services 585-428-SPAY

Steuben County - Bath 14810
Finger Lakes Humane Society 607-776-3039

Tompkins County - Ithaca, NY 14850
Tompkins County SPCA 607-257-1822

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