The Lhasa Apso is known in Tibet as a ''Bark Lion Sentinel Dog.'' Their primary function was that of a police
watchdog. Their keen intelligence and acute hearing and instincts for identifying friends from strangers made
them uniquely suited for the role of a watchdog. The Lhasa Apso's coat needs regular grooming. Due to their
small size the Lhasa Apso makes an ideal companion for the apartment dweller.
Did You Know
The Lhasa Apso is from Tibet. The Lhasa Apso was accepted for registration by the American Kennel Club in
1935. The Lhasa Apso was originally shown in the Terrier Group, then reassigned to the Non-Sporting Group in