The Bulldog is a breed of English origin, its ancestor is the old English bull dog that has nothing to do with that of today.
This dog with an old man's face is one of the most coveted pets as a companion pet, it is a very clean, intelligent and meek dog. It is very important to keep in mind that, they are very prone to suffer from heat stroke, because of the shape of their skull and because they suffer from brachiocephalic syndrome.
Although it looks fierce, it is a peaceful, calm, intelligent and very grateful animal. He is very sure of himself, faithful, brave and very affectionate.
The Bulldog is very recognized as a family pet. He loves to play with children, has a very good character, likes to please adults and be part of the activities at home.
Its size is medium, the limbs are short and its weight is approximately 25 kilos. The chest is wide and deep demonstrating great strength.
When choosing a puppy, keep in mind that breathing is normal. The eyes should be clean, not fat or heavy and the tail should be loose. The life expectancy of this breed is 8 to 10 years.
Training a Bulldog is not an easy task, he is not willing to obey blindly. Although they adapt easily to remain locked in the home, and once educated their behavior is exemplary.
They are capricious and stubborn and know how to achieve their goal. They are not for running over long distances but they are very fast on short distances.
Overweight and lack of physical exercise makes them prone to heart problems. We must always avoid getting dehydrated, and they will have a better quality of life in old age.
It is very important to clean and care for the hair, it must be kept well brushed and clean, they enjoy when we clean them and show their pleasure.