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Size: Medium

Weight: 40 - 50 lbs.

Height: 12" - 14"

Life Span: 7 - 9 years

Health Problems: Hip and elbow dysplasia; eye problems; heart problems

Origin: Great Britain

Also Known As: English Bulldog

Group: Guardian

Category: Companion Dog

Exercise Needs

The Bulldog requires moderate exercise.

Grooming Needs

The Bulldog needs minimal grooming: occasional brushing and bathing.


The Bulldog is an amicable, gentle and affectionate breed.

Compatibility with Kids

Patient and loving with children.


Originally bred for bull baiting in the 1600s, the breed has evolved to become a gentle and loving companion.

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