Lhasa Apso Calendars: The Lhasa Apso has the characteristics of keen watchfulness and being very hardy. They are easily trained and are responsive to kindness. Their beautiful dark eyes are appealing as they wait for some mark of appreciation for their efforts. Lhasa Apsos also like to be dominant, and should be separated from each other when eating or receiving treats. They are not afraid of each other and have been known to pick fights. Aside from this, however, they are pleasing in personality and eager to follow their masters around. Lhasa Apsos are happy, usually long lived, adaptable and good in families with children. They are small dogs, but somewhat long legged. They are furry all over, and require grooming in order to keep in top coat condition. They have long drop ears and come in a variety of colors ranging in shades of gold, white, black and brown. They can be quite playful at times, and truly appear to enjoy the playfulness of their owners as well.