Patches is not shy at all, he loves little kids, and other pets!! Shih Tzu's are awesome dogs. They are terrific with children and seem to love everyone they meet. Patches is going to be a great pet and should be around 10 pounds! He is also up to date on his shots and dewormings and comes with a one year health warranty. He can be microchipped for only $39.99!! Shipping is an additional $285 to your nearest airport anywhere in the US or Canada or we can drive him to your doorstep for $1.25 a mile!!! Patches can also be picked up in Mt. Vernon Ohio. Visit our website www.littlepuppiesonline.com to see more puppies for sale or call us at 740-497-2333 with any questions.