Bulldog

Origin:

The first English Bulldogs had little resemblance to the current bulldog. They were dogs that resembled the boxer, very agile, muscular, straight and long limbs, short snout which straight and thin tail.

The first English Bulldogs had little resemblance to the current bulldog. They were dogs that resembled the boxer, very agile, muscular, straight and long limbs, short snout which straight and thin tail.

Physical Characteristics:

Although it is a good companion dog, in most cases, it is not an athletic pet. Bulldogs need to be walked but they are clearly not dog for continued sport, as for example jogging several kilometers.

Temperament:

Despite their serious aspect, there is a clown hides underneath. Bulldogs are always attentive to everything that happens around them. Although they were bred to fight, they are very sensitive dogs, and instead of brutality they clearly prefer the warmth. A little stubborn, but with children it is patient and very accommodating.

Grooming:

Simple brushing, bath and regular hygiene care.

Maintenance:

The cost of maintenance is reasonable, the amount of food for this breed ranges from 400gr to 450gr per day. Of course this also depends on their physical activity and their metabolism which, like in people, defines their tendency for obesity.

Training:

You have to start as soon as possible to develop their excellent character, training them with patience and stimulating their intelligence.

Walks:

To keep their muscles they need exercise, but with caution. The owners should make sure to not overdo it and above all, avoid walks during hot hours.

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