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Chinese Shar-pei

Group Utility Dogs
AKC Group AKC Non-sporting Dogs
Temperament independent, loyal
Size medium dog breeds
Feeding Moderate Feeding Dog breeds
Coat care Moderate Grooming
Activeness Moderately Inactive Dog Breeds
How friendly is this dog? Unsociable Dog Breeds
Watch dog Good Watch Dog
Training Moderately difficult to train dogs breeds

Chinese Shar-pei Facts

First used for Dog fighting
Country of origins China
Year of origin 1500s
Colors Black, red, cream, fawn
Height (min) 18 inches (46 cm)
Height (max) 20 inches (40 cm)
Weight (min) 35 lbs (16 kg)
Weight (max) 45 lbs (20 kg)
Life expectancy (min) 8 years
Life expectancy (max) 10 years