The uniquely coated Shar Pei originated in China. They carry a natural exuberance and loving aura. During the 60's the breed was in danger of extinction. Luckily, the breed made a comeback attracting various dog enthusiasts. When the breed was first created, the loose wrinkly skin was added for fighting purposes. During a dog fight, the loose skin gave the Shar Pei the ability to break free from another dog's grip. The Shar Pei has ancestry with the Chow which is why the they share a blue tongue. This loving and affectionate breed has fascinated dog fans all over the world. With the increase in popularity since the 60's, Shar Pei lovers have been on the hunt for Shar Pei merchandise, gifts, and decor. Shop our collection of Shar Pei items, gifts and merchandise today. We offer collectibles from figurines, to signs, key chains, and more, we have all the best Shar Pei gifts to spruce up your home!