Lhasa Apso Dogs Dogs Breed Information In Detail
Blog / 12/17/2014

Lhasa Apso Dogs Dogs Breed Information In Detail   One of the cutest looking dogs around is the Lhasa Apso. The puppies especially are just irresistible but before one decides to purchase a Lhasa Apso dog just because the kids are begging for one, there are some things that should be known about this particular dog breed. History Of Lhasa Apso Dogs Historically, Lhasa Apsos were kept by the monasteries and nobility in Tibet as indoor watch dogs. They would sleep by their masters and with their high intelligence plus keen sense of hearing, would warn of any intruders. This breed was never bought or sold in Tibet. Instead, the Dalai Lama sent them in pairs to the emperors of China as gifts. High ranking visitors to Tibet also received Lhasa Apso dogs as gifts. They are also referred to as the little bark sentinel lion dogs since fully grown Lhasa Apsos could resemble small lions with all their hair. These dogs can also behave very much like lions exhibiting no fear when confronted by strangers or even larger dogs. Despite its small size with adult females reaching 12 to 16 pounds and adult males ranging from 14 to 18…

Lhasa Apso Dogs Let Me Know When They Are Too Hot
Blog / 08/05/2013

Lhasa Apso Dogs Let Me Know When They Are Too Hot   Lhasa Apso Dogs Too Hot One of the things about long hair dogs like my two Lhasa Apsos Chester and Roxie is that they get hot pretty quickly. Even with a summer ‘puppy’ hair cut, they still heat up. That’s why we sometimes did not venture outside for dog walks during the summer heatwave days until early evening when things got cooler. When inside, I always know when they are too hot. They will be panting and that’s when I’ll try the open windows and ceiling fans first. But after a certain rise in temperature, we do have to resort to turning on the central A/C. Here’s a cute short video of them panting inside the house. This was actually when they just came back inside the house after a quick walk outside. I decided to take them back out to the beach to cool off which they appreciated. Heatwave Days Are Spent Inside Keeping them indoors during heatwave days like the ones we’ve been suddenly having this week after a couple of days of comfortable fall temperatures is the best thing to do. So the summer is…