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American Bulldog

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Dog Breed Group
Non Sporting Dogs 
Origin of Breed
USA 
Life Expectancy
8-15 Years 
Color
All white, pied, or up to 90% color; brindle or red patches (red is defined as any shade of tan, brown or red) 
Coat
The coat is short, close, and stiff to the touch. 
Temperament
The essential characteristics of the American Bulldog are those which enable it to work as a hog and cattle catching dog, and a  
Good with Children
the American Bulldog is known for it's Love for children. The American Bulldog is excellent with other pets, especially when rai 
Grooming Needs
Brush coat with a firm bristle brush or rubber mitt and bathe only when necessary. 
Average Size - Male (in)
12-14 
Average Size - Female (in)
12-14 
Health Issues
A very healthy, hardy dog. Some strains have hip dysplasia.v
Living Conditions
Indoor or outdoor 

Breed Description

This intelligent breed is a descendant of bulldogs that came from England to the U.S. in the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries. This breed varies in height and comes in white, or white with tan or brindle markings. Weights vary from 65 - 115 pounds for both genders. This bulldog breed is a great dog for property and personal protection and is helpful in helping control farm animals.

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