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British Bulldog


British Bulldog profile

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Lifespan: 8-10 Years

Avg height: 31-40cm

Avg weight: 18-25kg

Coat type: Short, coarse coat.

Coat colours: White, fawn, piebald, fawn & white, brindle & white, red & white, red brindle, red.

Originally bred for: Bull baiting - now illegal.

Breed traits: Docile, friendly, stubborn, clownish, sociable.


A little about the British Bulldog


The British Bulldog is an outgoing, confident, and friendly dog - with a big personality. Often the 'clown' of the party, they can make a great addition to many families, however, owners need to be aware of their health concerns. 




The British Bulldog may be predisposed to the following health conditions: Brachycephalic Airway Syndrome (stenotic nares, elongated soft palate, hypoplastic trachea), Heat Stress, Facial Fold Dermatitis, Canine Hip Dysplasia, Patellar Luxation, Cherry Eye, Entropian, Interdigital Cysts, Hemivertebrae, and Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca. British Bulldogs also often need a caesarean section to deliver pups safely. 

Please be advised the information provided is purely an indicator of breed traits and characteristics and that within some breeds there can be significant variation.