With their unique faces and expressive ears, this Chinese breed is adored the world over. That’s partly due to their looks but mostly because of their friendliness and loyalty to their human companions.
While curious, shar-peis tend to be wary of strangers, and that makes them exceptional guardians of the home.
Temperament: Loyal, independent, calm
Height: 18-20 inches
Weight: 45-60 pounds
Life expectancy: 8-12 years