Your Purebred Puppy, Honest Advice About Dogs and Dog Breeds

Good breeders versus bad breeders -- how to tell the difference! Temperament tests for evaluating Chinese Shar-Pei puppies and adult dogs for sale and adoption.

Chinese Shar-Pei dog breed

Buying or adopting a
Chinese Shar-Pei

By Michele Welton. Copyright © 2000-2016

Don't get ANY Chinese Shar-pei until you read my book, Dog Quest: Find The Dog Of Your Dreams.

Girl hugging a dog Adopting a Chinese Shar-pei From Rescue
Pros and cons of adopting a dog from a rescue group.

Little brown dog saying Pick Me! Adopting a Chinese Shar-pei From The Animal Shelter
How to find a good dog (purebred or mixed) at the animal shelter or humane society.

Symbols for male and female Male Dogs versus Female Dogs
Which one makes a better pet?

Scale Dog Breeders: How To Find a Good Chinese Shar-pei Breeder
How to tell the difference between good breeders and clueless breeders.

Girl holding up a puppy and looking at him How To Choose a Good Chinese Shar-pei Puppy
How to test the temperament and personality of Chinese Shar-pei puppies and pick the best puppy in a litter.

Pedigree parchment AKC Registered Puppies: Are AKC Papers Important?
Should you consider buying only AKC registered Chinese Shar-pei puppies? Do AKC papers and pedigrees really matter?

Puppy in a pet shop window Pet Shop Puppies: Buying a Chinese Shar-pei Puppy From a Pet Store
Oh, I have plenty to say about buying a puppy from a pet shop!