What breeds make a shar pei?

Asked By: Zander Bayer
Date created: Mon, Feb 22, 2021 7:40 PM
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Though the Chinese Shar-Pei is the 134th breed recognized by the American Kennel Club, the dog breed has been around for hundreds of years.

He was developed to guard, hunt, herd, and later, fight, and is known for his characteristic short, bristly coat, loose, wrinkled skin, and devotion to his family.

Answered By: Anabel Thompson
Date created: Tue, Feb 23, 2021 9:43 PM
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This intimidating breed boasts several distinctive characteristics, bearing in mind the modern Bandog has been developed from a variety of stock breeds, commonly including the English Mastiff, Neapolitan Mastiff, Pit Bull Terrier and American Staffordshire Terrier.

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The Boerboel [ˈbuːrbul], also known as the South African Mastiff, is a large, Molosser-type breed from South Africa and are bred for the purpose of guarding the homestead.

These dogs were bred as working farm dogs and are one of the most powerful dog breeds.

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The Bullmastiff shares the characteristics of molosser dogs, and was originally developed by 19th-century gamekeepers to guard estates.

The breed's bloodlines are drawn from the English Mastiff and the extinct Old English Bulldog.

It was recognized as a purebred dog by the English Kennel Club in 1924.

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Examples of these landraces in modern times have been selectively bred and registered with various kennel clubs as modern purebred breeds, including the Siberian Husky and the Labrador Husky.

The Sakhalin Husky is a Japanese sled dog related to the Japanese Spitz and the Akita Inu.

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The Keeshond (pronounced KAYZ-hawnd) is a medium-sized dog with an impressive gray, black, and cream coat and a massive, plumed tail.

He was known for years as the "Dutch Barge Dog" because of his role as companion and guardian on barges and small boats on Holland's many canals and rivers.

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Papillon. The Papillon breed is descended from one of the original toy breeds, the miniature Spaniel.

Originally called the Dwarf Spaniel, Squirrel Dog, and Toy Spaniel, this little dog with a big personality has enjoyed a long and pampered history amongst the European elite for over 700 years.

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The Pekingese is a breed of toy dog, originating in China.

Another breed, the Shih Tzu, has its English name derive from the same source as this breed's Chinese name which translates to "lion dog".

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