The Chinese Shar-Pei is a medium size dog. It's most distinctive feature is the loose skin that covers it's entire body. It gives the appearance that the Shar-Pei is covered in a lot of wrinkles. The Shar-Pei can weigh between 45 to 60 pounds and grow to a height of about 18 to 20 inches.
The Shar-Pei requires moderate activity and is affectionate and devoted to the family.