Shar Pei is a wonderful dog breed that originated in China. The dog has a peculiar coat. Shar Pei means sand skin. When touched, the coat is rough. It is a medium-sized dog that in its own thoughts and actions is the largest, bravest and strongest dog ever. Shar Pei has a lot of integrity and is reserved when it comes to new acquaintances. The dog does everything to please its owners. Is very affectionate and loving towards her / his family. However, it can be stubborn. It is an independent, calm and protective dog. Early socialization is the best. It benefits both the dog and the owner. Shar Pei is very easy to get housetrained and often from early age.