There’s nothing worse than watching your Shih Tzu suffers from itchy skin allergies. We asked our community of over 800,000 Shih Tzu owners the following question: What shampoo do you recommend for a Shih Tzu with itchy or sensitive skin? We’ve summarized the best responses below. Always remember to check with your veterinarian before making changes that affect your Shih Tzu’s health;
20 Best Hypoallergenic Shampoos for Shih Tzu’s with Itchy/Sensitive Skin
I use Hartz oatmeal baby powder fragrance. Soothes skin and smells so good.
Author: Karen Renfrow L.
Always consult your Veterinarian!
Author: Roberta Rowe W.
I use Dr. Pol oatmeal shampoo. She smells just like an oatmeal cookie so yummy. And no itchy skin.
Author: Ann C.
An allergy shot! I get my George one shot every 3 mths! It is so worth it. No scratching or chewing his paws! & I groom him every 2 mths& give him baths in between with Oatmeal shampoo. HE WILL BE 10 JAN 21TH 2023. BEST BOY EVER!
Author: Cory P.
Oatmeal shampoo. My Shih Tzu had to use that
Author: Sharon K.
I use Tropic clean puppy shampoo even though my girl is 11 years old. They make one for itchy skin as well. Love their products
Author: Debra Malicki L.
I use Hartz extra gentle Oatmeal soothing dog shampoo My 2 Shitzu love it
Author: Tracey P.
I use goats milk soap and it works
Author: Kelly B.
Oatmeal shampoo for dogs.
Author: Cari B.
My dog was terrible. Started using Douxos , orange bottle. You can get at Chewy. I gave bath every 3 days for about a month. His skin was so bad odor, Flaking, itched all hair off. He is better now, down to one bath a week.
Author: Sue O.
I get shampoo from my vet. It’s called Malaket. She also has skin allergies and takes a pill everyday and get a shot every 8 weeks.
Author: Sherry Granahan S.
I like the physicians brand. They have a hot spot shampoo and spray also an oatmeal shampoo
Author: Alice M.
GNC oatmeal. It’s perfect for my 7 year old Shih Tzu. I follow with the same conditioner, rinse well. She loves her bath and smells wonderful to cuddle on a chilly fall morning.
Author: Joann J.
Veterinary Formula Clinical care Hypoallergenic Shampoo. My shih tzu has many allergies to food and environment. This shampoo is great. Our groomer even uses it.
Author: Joyce Cress W.
Oatmeal formula then after her bath we rub coconut oil all over our little girl and put a t shirt on her. Then Buffy has the zoomies around the house for a few minutes So cute
Author: Marie Elizabeth D.
Veterinarian formula no tears. I had a shihtzu for a l9ng time. Baby passed this April. I used both shampoo and conditioner for years. Great on skin. Yellow bottle shampoo. Pink bottle conditioner. Amazon.
Author: Susie A.
I love Dr Bronners rose soap for my dogs
Author: Nikki J.
Earthbath oatmeal & aloe…Vanilla Almond
Author: Lee Ann B.
Jax and Daisy, online. Great stuff, shampoo and lotion combo
Author: Traci Turk E.
Burt’s bees unscented is very gentle
Author: Amy V.