Question sent in – what to do when ur shihpoo has balls of fur under his stomach?

what to do when your shih poo has balls of fur under his stomach?

Those furry balls are called “matting” on a Shih Poo or a Shih Tzu.
I prefer to keep the belly shaved. (Or short about 1/4′) All done… furry matting eliminated!
So much nicer for the lil pup so they don’t have to be irritated by the mat anymore.
That goes for under the arm pits and between the crotch too.

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Question on Why is my shih tzu always itchy?

Itching and Scratching…..What’s That All About?

You’ve checked for the obvious such as fleas or a rash and found nothing. Right?
Ok, let’s look at some hidden scenarios….dry skin, dandruff, allergies.
Sorry, I can’t diagnose those allergies, that’s for the veterinarian to determine…and they have remedies!!! …Really!

The dry skin and the dandruff truly can be erased with Nutro Ultra Puppy dry dog food!!

I learned that by experience. The coat glistens after 2 weeks on this dog food and there is no more dandruff and no more dry skin and
guess what else….No More Scratching!! The Omega Oils in Nutro Ultra Puppy are the ingredients that make the skin and coat so healthy!

Shall I use that phrase, try it, you’ll like it?

Also see this article.

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5 ShihTzu Questions answered by

  1. Can you provide examples of Puppy STRESS?

  2. my puppie vet says they have too much hair in their ears and wants to pluck it out?

  3. 7 month old shih tzu puppy with red eyes and gum?

  4. shih poos and separation anxiety and more?

  5. how to fix cherry eye in shitzu puppies?

While I do highly recommend you visit your veterinarian for most ailments,
studying your pup will help you get to know their nuances and you can probably handle a lot of their minor ailments yourself.
You will gain more experience by listening to your vet as he explains remedies during your regular visits.

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Six Questions Asked and Answered on this week.

1.  what can i use on my Shih Tzu,, hair its dry?
A natural variety of dog food…the best you can afford, get a recommendation from your local vet.
If the hair is dry, then the pup is missing something from their diet.
Use a quality Shampoo and Mat Detangler. (Dianne suggest the Chris Christensen systems such as Ice On Ice.)

2.  7 week old shih tzu puppies has runny nose?
3.  shih poo separation anxiety?
4.  what should i do if a shih tzu dog has blood in her stool?
5.  Can Shih Tzu have Allegories?
6.  how do i groom my shih tzu

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