The Lhasa-Tzu is not a purebred dog. It is a cross between the Shih Tzu and the Lhasa Apso. The Lhasa-Tzu is a friendly, affectionate and somewhat independent dog. They are very outgoing and independent dogs. This Family Dog is a very energetic dog that is wonderful with children and are reasonably easy to train but may be stubborn at times.
The Lhasa-Tzu is a pretty stubborn dog, but they are very intelligent. They are not yappers. They usually only bark when there is something or someone in the yard. The Lhasa-Tzu is an indoor dog that loves to go outdoors. It has an average life expectancy of 12 to 15 years.