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Bull Terrier

Size: Medium / Large

Weight: 50 - 60 lbs.

Height: 21" - 22"

Life Span: 11 - 13 years

Health Problems: Kidney problems

Origin: England

Also Known As: English Bull Terrier

Group: Terrier

Category: Companion Dog

Exercise Needs

The Bull Terrier demands daily vigorous exercise. This dog is not recommended for city or apartment living.

Grooming Needs

The Bull Terrier needs minimal grooming: occasional brushing and bathing.


The Bull Terrier is comical, playful and energetic.

Compatibility with Kids

Generally good with children.


Originally bred as fighting dogs around 1835, this breed is thought to be a mix of Bulldog and English Terrier.