The Lhasa Apso is a non-sporting dog breed originating in Tibet. It was bred as an interior sentinel in the Buddhist monasteries, to alert the monks to any intruders who entered. Lhasa is the capital city of Tibet, and apso is a word from the Tibetan language.
Litter size: 4–6 puppies
Coat: Long, dense
Temperament: Devoted, Energetic, Lively, Obedient, Intelligent, Steady, Fearless, Spirited, Assertive, Alert, Playful, Friendly
Weight: Female: 11–15 lbs (5–7 kg), Male: 13–18 lbs (6–8 kg)
Litter Size: Average 6 Puppies But Could Be Up To 8