The official publication for the Chinese Shar-Pei Club of America.

Barker Editor in Chief
Paula Perry

Barker Advertising & Sales Editor
Donald Gillett

Barker Editor
Alice Fix

BARKER THEMES – The following themes may be used for each issue; however The Barker welcomes all breed advertisements from our members!

  • Winter Issue– (January/February/March) – Year in Review National Specialty Deadline-January 1
  • Spring Issue– (April/May/June) – Veterans & Puppy Prospects Deadline- April 1
  • Summer Issue– (July/August/September) – Stud Dog & Brood Bitch Deadline- July 1
  • Fall Issue– (October/November/December) – Rescue, Companion & Performance Deadline- October 1


To celebrate 45 Years of The Barker magazine, we are discounting ad prices for 2022 only.

$200 Full Page Color New $175.00
$60 Full Page B/W New $55
$30 1/2 Page B/W New $25
$25 1/4 Page B/W New $20
$15 1/6 Business Card (B/W only)
$15 Litter Announcement/New Champion Or Title Holder/Memorial

$360 Front Cover New $335
$315 Outside Back Cover New $290.00
$225 Inside Front Cover New $200
$225 Inside Back Cover New $200
FREE Affiliated Clubs 1/2 Page
Local clubs are entitled to one free half-page black and white ad in The Barker every year.  If the club chooses to upgrade their ad to something larger they will get a credit off the larger ad in the amount of the current price of a half page black and white ad.

Design fees apply to all advertising if not submitted as camera ready copy.

*Basic ads – Our designers are Bel Lewis, Paula Perry and Cheryl West. You will need to contact the ad designer yourself about price, date, and design.

Bel Lewis –
Paula Perry –
Cheryl West –

Please contact: Don Gillett: 518-767-2092, to reserve your space in the next issue

Breeder’s Directory Advertising

Breeder’s directory advertising is available to all CSPCA members for $60.00 per year. Note the expiration date on each listing. Please contact Paula Perry –

Scroll Of Honor

These listings honor our departed dogs and are available to all CSPCA members free – printed once a year – deadline December. Please contact – Diana Sprain-

Please contact Paula Perry, Editor ( for more information on the Barker, or to submit ideas or articles for publication.