Chinese Shar-Pei Health Problems and Feeding

Chinese Shar-Pei Characteristics

  • Apartment Living
  • Active Lifestyle
  • Watchdog Ability
  • Child Friendly
  • Dog Friendly
  • Cat Friendly
  • Shedding Level
  • Exercise Needs
  • Social Needs
  • Grooming needs
  • Stranger Friendly
  • Health Issues
  • Trainability
  • Adaptability
  • Chinese Shar-Pei Health Problems and Feeding


    Unhealthy products for Shar Pei:

    • Smoked products
    • Pasta
    • Sweets
    • Chocolate
    • poultry with small tubular bones
    • Pork
    • Legumes
    • Cabbage
    • Potatoes

    Healthy products for a Shar Pei:

    • Rice
    • The beef (muscular part)
    • Mutton
    • Rabbit meat
    • Byproducts (40% of the meat norm in day)
    • Poultry (chicken, turkey)
    • Sea fish (without bones)
    • Seasonal vegetables and fruits
    • Greenery
    • Tomatoes (well removed tartar)
    • Dairy products (yogurt, kefir)

    Diseases of Shar Pei

    • Food allergies
    • Otitis media (ear infection)
    • Thyroid disease
    • Entropion (inversion century, causes irritation of the cornea, with delayed treatment leads to blindness)
    • Loss of the lacrimal gland of the third century
    • Glaucoma
    • Acne (a skin disease caused by a tick bite symptoms: severe itching and noticeable hair loss)
    • Pyoderma (skin infection)
    • Primary seborrhea (much sebum on the skin, peeling, odor)
    • Familial Shar-Pei Fever (FSF) (syndrome is not fully understood, it is known that the disease is hereditary and leads to renal failure)
    • Mastocytoma
    • Bloat in dogs
    • Hip dysplasia (causes lameness, arthritis and severe pain)
    • Canine elbow dysplasia (ED)
    • Congenital idiopathic megaezofagus (increase the size of the esophagus)