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Shar Pei Savers | Shar Pei Rescue

Welcome to Shar Pei Savers!

OUR MISSION | As a Shar Pei rescue, care, and placement organization, we are dedicated and devoted to our cause and mission to rescue, place, and provide care for shar pei’s of all ages and from all different backgrounds.

Shar Pei Savers is an all-volunteer, non-profit group whose purpose is to rescue, rehabilitate and re-home abused, abandoned, neglected and unwanted Shar Pei’s in Ohio, Michigan, Wisconsin & Illinois. We provide foster care, veterinary care and rehabilitation when needed and place them with loving, forever families.

The Shar Pei breed

Shar Pei Rescue

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. 200 B.C.). More recently, a Chinese manuscript of the 13th century has been translated; it refers to a wrinkled dog with characteristics much like those of the Shar-Pei. [read more]

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24th Jul 2014


       Rejected once. Rejected twice. I feel like such a failure. My foster family tells me three times is the charm. I don’t know anymore. How much more can I...

22nd Jul 2014


       My new foster mom named me Ting. In Chinese it means Thin. When I was found in the woods of Northern Michigan I was emaciated and had...

22nd Jul 2014
Lady (4)


       Here is Lady at Petco last weekend with a small child.  She loves everyone, especially kids! Lady is a sevenish year old Shar Pei mix. The first part of her...

22nd Jul 2014
Susie Q (10)

Susie Q-Available

        Hi, my name is SusieQ. I am a 40 pound brushcoat shar pei mix. I believe I am about 6 or 7 years old. My foster mom...

16th Jul 2014
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            Well hey there, my name is Jezzie (my foster mom likes to call me Jezzalyn or Jazzie).  Since coming to my foster home I have become...

07th Jul 2014
About the Shar Pei


      7 month old female. In foster in Wisconsin. She is ready to be adopted, just placed into foster July 6,2014.

03rd Jul 2014

Loki-Courtesy Post

      Dog:  Shar Pei Mix Details: Age: Adult (about 5 years) Sex: Male (Sterilized) Weight:90 lbs Size: Large Color: tan Description: Hi there! Thanks for stopping by! My name is Loki...

15th Jun 2014


      I’d like to introduce Larkin, a three year old Shar-Pei mix who loves life to the fullest. Unfortunately, he was tied to a tree for the first 3...