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Shih Tzu puppies and dogs in Boston, Massachusetts

Looking for a Shih Tzu puppy or dog in Boston, Massachusetts? Adopt a Pet can help you find an adorable Shih Tzu near you.

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Adopt a Shih Tzu near you in Boston, Massachusetts

These Shih Tzus are available in Boston, Massachusetts.
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LILO

Shih Tzu

Male, 3 yrs
Boston, MA
Size
(when grown) Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
Details
Spayed or Neutered,
Story
MEET LILO! Want a lifetime of walkies? So does Lilo! He is always up for a long stroll around the block with his favorite people! It can take a little while to become one of Lilo`s best buds, he can be very fearful when meeting strangers and is a little selective about who he hangs out with. Fortunately, once he warms up, he`s all yours! Lilo likes taking his walks in any environment but somewhere with lower traffic would be best. He`d also prefer a completely child free home with not as many visitors as his new family will have to make sure to give him a slow introduction anytime he meets new people. This boy is truly lovely and if you think your home is right for him, feel free to inquire about him at our Boston location.** PLEASE NOTE - Lilo requires multiple meets before going hom. Lilo is currently up to date on all vaccinations, has been neutered, microchipped, and seen by our vet team.For more information on Lilo or any other animal currently residing at the Animal Rescue League of Boston, please call us at 617-426-9170. We welcome adopters from NH, RI, CT, and NY. However, we will be unable to facilitate same day adoptions due to state regulated paperwork requirements. Also, be sure to check out our:* WEBSITE: https://www.arlboston.org/* TWITTER: http://twitter.com/ARLBostonRescue* FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/AnimalRescueLeagueofBoston* INSTAGRAM: https://www.instagram.com/arlboston

Or, how about these Shih Tzus in cities near Boston, Massachusetts

These Shih Tzus are available for adoption close to Boston, Massachusetts.
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Elfie

Shih Tzu Rat Terrier

Male, 8 yrs
Saugus, MA
Size
(when grown) Small 25 lbs (11 kg) or less
Details
Good with dogs, Good with cats, Spayed or Neutered,
Story
Introducing our sweetest little speckled scruffy PAL -- Mr ELFIE This 8 year old /17 lb Terrier/Shihtzu mix came from a home with eight other dogs - so to him the more the merrier !! ELFIE is super dog friendly and would love to be adopted into a home with another dog! He has a calm personality & demeanor and is a little shy.  ELFIE has an old healed injury to his back foot that doesn't bother him & the vet feels is best being left the way it is. He recently had a dental 8 yo/17 lbsgroomable furvery dog friendly shy & endearing personality Crate Trained neutered, vaccinated + microchipped  ________________ready for forever 2/29 - apply today please remember we are all volunteers &  incomplete applications will not be processed Apply to FOSTER or ADOPT today & get approved to bring a dog home. It is a simple & easy process - help us save lives ! If you are interested in adopting a GBP rescue PAL, please submit an application and we will reach out to you within 48 hours to start the approval process.   https://galsbestpal.com/adoption/ It’s ok if you don’t know exactly what you are looking for, we are experts in matchmaking and can talk with you and figure out what  PAL would be a good fit for your home!  If you would like to inquire about saving a life & becoming a FOSTER HERO, please fill out an application and a FOSTER HEROES TEAM volunteer will reach out to you to go over our supportive foster based rescue program! https://galsbestpal.com/foster/ To learn more about our mission, and to join our mailing list go to https://galsbestpal.com/ Follow us on FB and Instagram for extra photos, updates & videos of our available dogs. We are constantly posting new content every day!  Thank you for considering a rescue PAL, there are so many in need right now!  XO, THE GBP TEAM PS - Please keep in mind, our bio's are based on feedback we have received from the current foster home the dog is in. We can never guarantee how a transition will affect the dog. GBP is here to help make the transition as easy as possible but time + patience are also important when adopting a new PAL. Breed Mixes & Ages are a best guess and can not be guaranteed** ##1960484##
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Coco

Shih Tzu

Male, Senior
Providence, RI
Size
(when grown) Small 25 lbs (11 kg) or less
Details
Spayed or Neutered,
Story
Meet Coco! Coco is a sweet old man and he is looking fabulous with his new haircut! He came in severely matted and with several teeth that needed to be removed but now he's looking and feeling a while lot better. He does well with other dogs but his favorite four-legged friends are cats. Coco loves to run and go for walks, he's got some pep in his step despite his age. But while Coco has still got the spunk of a younger dog he doesn't have the best eyes or ears anymore and has difficulty with stairs. He is a healthy eater and loves boiled carrots for treats. **Coco is currently in a foster home, if you would like to meet him, please complete an adopter's profile at parl.org and email cshamgochian@parl.org**
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Pauly in TX

Shih Tzu

Male, Young
Cranston, RI
Size
(when grown) Small 25 lbs (11 kg) or less
Details
Good with dogs, Spayed or Neutered,
Story
Age:   approx 1 1/2 years old   Weight: 15  lbs My adoption fee is $ 699  which includes transportation charges to the Northeast.     If you serious about adopting, the first step is to fill out an adoption application on our website:   https://www.smalldogrescuene.org/February 25, 2024, 7:28 pm
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Jamie in TX

Shih Tzu

Male, Puppy
Cranston, RI
Size
(when grown) Small 25 lbs (11 kg) or less
Details
Good with dogs, Spayed or Neutered,
Story
Age:   approx 4 months  old   Weight: 4  lbs My adoption fee is $ 725  which includes transportation charges to the Northeast.     If you serious about adopting, the first step is to fill out an adoption application on our website:   https://www.smalldogrescuene.org/February 25, 2024, 7:28 pm
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Jordan in TX

Shih Tzu

Female, Puppy
Cranston, RI
Size
(when grown) Small 25 lbs (11 kg) or less
Details
Good with dogs, Spayed or Neutered,
Story
Age:   approx 4 months old   Weight: 7  lbs My adoption fee is $ 725  which includes transportation charges to the Northeast.     If you serious about adopting, the first step is to fill out an adoption application on our website:   https://www.smalldogrescuene.org/February 25, 2024, 7:28 pm
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Romeo

Shih Tzu Terrier (Unknown Type, Small)

Male, 2 yrs
Salem, NH
Size
(when grown) Small 25 lbs (11 kg) or less
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, Good with cats, Spayed or Neutered,
Story
Romeo and Juliet were both street dogs, traveling everywhere together, looking for food and love. They were finally picked up by animal control in Georgia where they remained on a stray hold until they could be released. Animal control soon realized that Juliet was pregnant by Romeo so they called us to see if we could get them out of there before she gave birth. We had them immediately transported here to Tennessee and two weeks later she gave birth to 7 puppies. Sadly one was stillborn but the remaining 6 are all healthy happy babies who have all been adopted. Now it's Romeo's turn. He is crate trained, fully vaccinated, microchipped, neutered and heart worm negative. Romeo is extremely lovable. He is excellent with my 3 year old granddaughter and as you can see in the photo, fine with cats. Wouldn't you love to give him a loving and forever home! PLEASE NOTE THAT WE ARE LOCATED IN TENNESSEE AND YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO MEET OUR PETS PRIOR TO ADOPTION ADOPTION FEE $700

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Charlie Adams

Lhasa Apso

Male, Adult
Boston, MA
Size
(when grown) Small 25 lbs (11 kg) or less
Details
Good with dogs, Spayed or Neutered,
Story
Adoptable in: MA, RI, NH, CT, and VTGood with dogs: YesGood with cats: Unknown, likely yesGood with kids: Unknown, likely yesCrate trained: YesHouse Trained: YesCharlie is smart, cute, and calm, even for a young dog. He gets along well with other dogs and loves meeting new people. He’s not been exposed to cats or kids, but would likely get along fine with both thanks to his great personality!Charlie goes in his crate happily for a treat and sleeps quietly all night. He is newly house-trained so may need some time to adjust to a new environment. He walks pretty well on a leash and will benefit from further leash training to get comfortable on longer walks. Charlie can sometimes be vocal, so his ideal home may be in a home vs. an apartment if neighbors are a concern. Charlie loves affection and being held. He will be a great addition to any family; he’s easy-going and just wants a loving family to call his own!Please Note: All dogs currently available for adoption are posted on our website. If you cannot find a particular dog on our website, he/she may be on a temporary foster hold. All dogs are otherwise posted until they are officially adopted. This dog may have other interested adopters in line. If you are interested in adopting, please fill out an application.February 26, 2024, 10:34 am

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Shih Tzu shelters & rescues in Boston, Massachusetts

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1.1 miles

Animal Rescue League of Boston

10 Chandler Street, Boston, MA 02116

Pet Types: cats, birds, dogs, rabbits, small animals

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7.5 miles

Gals Best Pal

Saugus, MA 01906

Pet Types: dogs

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31 miles

Dogs In Harmony -- Salem, NH

Salem, NH 03079

Pet Types: dogs

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31 miles

Dogs In Harmony -- Salem, NH

Salem, NH 03079

Pet Types: dogs

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31 miles

Critter Cavalry Rescue New England - NH Chapter

Salem, NH 03079

Pet Types: dogs

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42 miles

Providence Animal Rescue League

34 Elbow St., Providence, RI 02903

Pet Types: cats, dogs, rabbits, small animals

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46.9 miles

Small Dog Rescue of New England Inc.

Cranston, RI 02920

Pet Types: dogs

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46.9 miles

Small Dog Rescue of New England Inc.

Cranston, RI 02920

Pet Types: dogs

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46.9 miles

Small Dog Rescue of New England Inc.

Cranston, RI 02920

Pet Types: dogs

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48.2 miles

East Coast Humane Society - NH transport

Manchester, NH 03102

Pet Types: dogs

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