As a born working dog, the American Bulldog is happiest when he's
got a job, whether it's weight pulling, Schutzhund, protection, tracking,
or hog catching.
Considered a rare breed,
the American Bulldog stands between 19 and 27 inches at the shoulder. His coat is
short and smooth, and comes in solid white, or white with tan, brown,
or brindle patches. Since he has no undercoat, the American Bulldog is
sensitive to extremes of heat and cold and should be protected
American Bulldog is an excellent family pet as he displays a friendly,
confident, and loving manner. He loves children and is eager to please his
master. However, this breed has a high prey drive and can display
aggression towards other dogs. The Amercian Bulldog should always be
leashed when out in public. Fearless and loyal, this dog is a superb watch
dog and guardian of the home as he will face down anything from a wild
animal to a human intruder!
large, strong dogs need equally strong, confident owners and are not the
best dogs for the inexperienced handler. Early obedience training and
socialization are imperative for this breed. Intelligent, willing,
powerful and athletic, these dogs are happiest when they have a job to do.
They are easy to train but are independent thinkers so start early!
Regular exercise will keep the American Bulldog compact, muscular, and