The English Bulldog is a breed with origins, he is known in Britain from the 12th century. During that period, the English Bulldog dogs specimens were taller, stronger and faster and were used to fight with wild animals. Once in Britain were prohibited the fights between animals, after several crossings it resulted the today English Bulldog who is characterized by calm. AKC recognized in 1886.
The English Bulldog is a medium sized dog that can weigh at maturity between 20 and 25 pounds and can have a height between 12 and 16 inches. His body is robust, muscular and hard with a stocky appearance supported by short and strong legs. The neck is short and thick and has a wide, deep and strong chest. The English bulldog’s head is large and square, with a short muzzle and wide, with less protruding lower jaw, big nose, thick lips, big round eyes slightly apart, small ears apart. The English Bulldog has a smooth short hair and can be of various colors such as white, beige, brown, striped and spotted in various versions.
The English Bulldog puppy is characterized by calmness, gentleness and sensitivity. It is very affectionate and tolerant especially with children, is very sociable with other pets. The English Bulldog is a very loyal dog and faithful, worshiping his master, likes to spend time with him. The English Bulldog is a great companion dog and he is playful, lively and spontaneous. He is an ideal dog for apartment, not very large waist, the English Bulldog being a dog who loves very much movement and especially because he rarely barks. He requires training and education because it can become stubborn. With patience and calmness, the English Bulldog will become a very obedient dog.
The English Bulldog is a very picky dog that requires the allocation of extremely high care. His hair is very easy to maintain. It will require rare brushing, especially in the shed. The bathroom is recommended only when needed using only special shampoos to the hair type, it is advisable to do as little as excessive bathing will dry out the hair and skin. The ears should be cleaned regularly because due to their design are prone to infections. The creases on the face must be cleaned constantly because between those folds can collect bacteria. The English Bulldog is sensitive to high temperatures, he is prone to heatstroke. Therefore in very hot days should be protected and it is better to avoid walking in the hours when the sun is very strong.
The English Bulldog is a dog prone to obesity. Because the body shape or his extra pounds can cause many inconveniences, difficulty in movement and various diseases such as heart disease, to which he is also prone to. Therefore we recommend feeding the puppy with food special created for him, tailored according to age. An inadequate food will cause the dog flatulent, especially as this breed is prone to that. Also should receive 2 - 3 meals a day and the amount of food must be weighed and exactly how he needs and how the doctor recommends and no more. An English Bulldog puppy with extra pounds will become very lazy and very hard to breathe especially because the English Bulldog is a brachycephalic dog.
The English Bulldog is a dog with many health problems. But he is prone to certain diseases such as heart disease, elbow and hip dysplasia, eye disorders, allergies, patellar dislocation, torsion of the stomach and respiratory problems. These diseases can be avoided with proper care and the increase compliance indicator received from the veterinarian.
However, besides proper care matters a lot the dog history, that family of which he is born. Many of these diseases can be inherited from parents. Therefore, if you decide to increase your family with a English Bulldog puppy, it is very important to buy him only from authorized and famous locations, really traditional breeders. Such breeders use in crossbreeding just perfectly healthy specimens to give healthy chickens safe from genetic diseases. Such a breeder is Affordable Pup, the English Bulldog puppies grown are purebred and are sold in Ohio and nearby cities such as Columbus, Cincinnati, Dayton, Toledo, Cleveland, Akron, Canton, Youngstown.
Puppies raised by Affordable Pup are healthy and happy and ready to offer all their love to their masters.