theChinese CrestedLively, Alert, Affectionate
meet theChinese Crested
Did you know?
The Crested come in two varieties: Hairless and Powderpuff (Powderpuff is genetically recessive).
The Chinese Crested was officially recognized by the AKC.
Because of their strong love for people, Chinese Crested are always eager to join in activities.
Energy & Size
AKC Dog Ranking
Embed the breed standard on your site.
Download the complete breed standard or club flier PDFs.
Good nutrition for Chinese Cresteds is very important from puppyhood to their senior years.
If a hairless is your choice, cleanliness and protecting the skin from the sun are very important.
Chinese Cresteds are as fun as they look: playful, loving, and totally devoted to their humans.
theChinese Crested Community
Upload your favorite Chinese Crested photos to Twitter or Instagram using the hashtag #akcChineseCrested.
get involved inClubs & Events
Find the Local Clubs in your area.
Explore meetups.com and see all of the local Chinese Cresteds in your area.