5 edition of The book of the Shar-Pei found in the catalog.
The book of the Shar-Pei
Joan McDonald Brearley
|Statement||Joan McDonald Brearley.|
|LC Classifications||SF429.C48 B73 1991|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||224 p. :|
|Number of Pages||224|
|LC Control Number||92128795|
With its distinctive wrinkles, triangular ears, hippopotamus-shaped muzzle and blue-black tongue, the Shar-Pei is easily recognizable. Named as the world's rarest dog breed by Time Magazine and the Guinness Book of World Records in , the Shar-Pei is also one of most ancient dog breeds, as determined by DNA analysis. Shar Pei Key Facts. Life Span: years. Weight: 18kg. Height: cm. Colours: diverse colours including, black, cream, red or blue. Size: Medium. Kennel Club group: Utility. Ratings. Family-friendly: 2/5 Exercise needs: 3/5 Easy to train: 3/5 Tolerates being alone: 4/5 Likes other pets: 2/5 Energy level: 2/5 Grooming needs: 3/5 Shedding: 5/5 History and Origins.
The book contains questions about many of the S dog breeds (such Samoyeds, Scottish Terriers, Shar Pei, Shih Tzu, Schnauzers, Siberian Huskies, and St. Bernards), which are sure to entertain any dog lover, from child to adult. Even better, the quiz is enhanced by pictures of the dogs and the associated people and places. Shar-Pei book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Unusual and distinguished by its folded coat, this unique breed of dog is complet /5(9).
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The book is filled with pictures of Shar-Pei at their best and is a must for any lover of this breed or even any dog lover looking for more information /5(16). This book has the best photos of the Shar-pei and good concise information.
I have all of the Shar-Pei breed books but this one is my favorite. Tons of pictures and very easy to understand information. Recommend %. Read more. 2 people found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report abuse.
Ernest Harris Jr.3/5(3). This book has the best photos of the Shar-pei and good concise information. I have all of the Shar-Pei breed books but this one is my favorite.
Tons of pictures and very easy to understand information. Recommend %3/5. This is the book to own if you love Shar-Pei and want to learn their history. There are a lot of color pictures and information about the various kennels that helped save the breed from extinction after Matgo Law brought the dogs to the US/5(4).
This book has very little information that is specific to the shar pei breed. It contains info about the history of the shar pei and the characteristics of the breed, but that is all stuff that you can find for free just from shar pei sites/5(9).
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item 1 Shar Pei Today (Book of the Breed S) By Juliette Cunliffe 1. In the late ’s the Shar Pei was listed in the Guinness Book of World Records as the ‘world’s rarest dog’.
It was estimated that very few of these dogs were still alive in China and there were only around 30 living in the USA and Canada. The book of the Shar-Pei.
[Joan McDonald Brearley] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: or Search WorldCat. Find items in libraries near you. Inthe Guinness Book of World Records declared the Shar-Pei the rarest breed in the world.
Victoria and David Beckham own a Shar-Pei named Barnaby. Coat and Grooming. Shar-Peis have short, bristly hair that is fairly low maintenance. Brushing can be done once a week, and bathing only needs to be done occasionally.
The Shar Pei (Cantonese: shā pèih or Mandarin: 沙皮 shā pí) is a dog breed from southern China. Traditionally kept for dog fighting, the Shar Pei was driven to the point of extinction in the 20th century, the breed is known in the west for its deep wrinkles whilst a. One of the worlds most peculiar dogs, perhaps, is the Chinese Shar-Pei, known for distinctive wrinkles, his blue black tongue, and his extremely harsh coat.
Few dogs have as fascinating a history as the Chinese Shar-Pei, an ancient breed rescued from the precipice of extinction in the mid. Details about Shar-pei by Nicholas, Anna Katherine The Cheap Fast Free Post Be the first to write a review.
Shar-pei by Nicholas, Anna Katherine The Cheap Fast Free Post. Author of The Shar Pei today, The Encyclopedia of Dog Breeds, The complete Shih Tzu, Shih Tzu (Dog Breed Book), Tibetan Terrier (Comprehensive Owner's Guide), Whippet, Otter Hound (Comprehensive Owners Guides), Ibizan Hound (Comprehensive Owners Guides).
The Shar-Pei has dramatically more wrinkles during its puppyhood as it 'grows' into its excess skin. Despite their ancient history, the Shar-Pei was named one of the world's rarest breeds by 'Time' magazine and the 'Guinness Book of World Records' in the late s. The Guinness Book of World Records proclaimed the Chinese Shar-Pei the rarest dog breed on Earth.
Life magazine put a Chinese Shar-Pei on its cover. Every greeting card, calendar and fashion ad. History of the Chinese Shar-Pei. The Chinese Shar-Pei, an ancient and unique breed, is thought to have originated in the area around the small village of Tai Li in Kwangtung Province, and has existed for centuries in the southern provinces of China, apparently since the Han Dynasty (c.
B.C.).On the contrary, the book The Chinese Shar-Pei by Paul D. Strang and Eve C. Olsen, which is considered authoritative, says: "In character, the Shar-Pei has a sweet disposition and only fights if taught to do so by his master from infancy." (as just one of the examples).Obscure as in “rare and unknown”: the Chinese Shar-Pei was once listed as the world’s rarest breed in the Guinness Book of World Records and teetered on the brink of extinction in the s and 70s, mainly due to the anti-dog policy of the government in its native China during that period.