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American Bulldog
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American Bulldog

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Overview: Originally used in the 17th century for bull baiting—a wagering sport in which dogs fought bulls in a ring—Bulldogs had taller, more athletic frames (much like the Olde English Bulldogge). When bull baiting was outlawed in 1835, Bulldogs were bred to be kinder, heavier and more relaxed. However, American Bulldogs—which were brought to the U.S. before this breeding pattern—retained the size and strength of the original Bulldogs. Great family dogs, American Bulldogs are sweet to children. They love family-oriented occasions and want to be involved. With proper training and socialization, you’ll find them outgoing and exceedingly loyal. Some American Bulldogs will go to great lengths to protect their masters. Tough and determined, American Bulldogs have an impressive stamina and strength. They are always game for playtime in the back yard or working in the field.
Breed Group: Non-Sporting
Weight (lbs): male-70-120 female-60-100
Height (in): 19-27
Colors: white, brindle, brown, red or tan
Coat: Short, coarse coat. For such a short haired dog, American Bulldogs shed more than you might think. Their short coarse hairs come off on your hands when you pet them, and stick tenaciously to your clothing, upholstery, and carpeting.
Character: American Bulldogs are friendly, happy lovable dogs with an assertiveness and confidence that never gets out of control. Though initially stubborn in training, they soon respond to their masters’ commands and prove to be endlessly faithful companions.
Temperament: American Bulldogs are loyal and loving animals that prefer to be with people. They do well with children, when socialized from a young age. May not do well with other dogs.
Care: The short coat requires infrequent bathing and brushing.
Training: This breed needs firm, consistent, but not harsh training. They are highly trainable and can be used as agility or search and rescue dogs.
Activity: American Bulldogs MUST have regular opportunities to vent their energy and do interesting things. Otherwise they will become rambunctious and bored -- which they usually express by barking and destructive chewing. Bored American Bulldogs can make a shambles of your house and yard.
Country of Origin: USA
Health Issue: American Bulldogs generally live from 10 to 16 years, and tend to be strong, physically active, and often healthy. Some health problems in American bulldogs are often found within certain genetic lines, and are not common to the entire breed, while others, such as neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis (NCL),[1] Ichthyosis, disorders of the kidney and thyroid, ACL tears, hip dysplasia, cherry eye, elbow dysplasia, entropion, ectropion, and bone cancer are more common to the general population of American Bulldogs. There are DNA tests available to help breeders screen breeding animals for NCL (neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis)[1] and Ichthyosis. It is highly recommended to spend time to research your breeder information, including your American Bulldog's family history. A Penn Hip (Pennsylvania Hip Improvement project) or OFA (Orthopedic Foundation for Animals) screening is recommended for all potential breeding animals. Some breeds of American Bulldog are prone to allergies. Symptoms like a runny nose or a rash are examples of signs of allergies. Some vets recommend dog owners to give 25 mg of Benadryl per day; in most cases it helps.
Life Expectancy: 14-16

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Masters Robert

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American Bulldog Puppy for sale in HOLIDAY, FL, USA

Beautiful babies out of health tested parents. Champion bloodlines- definitely some show prospects here, or just great family companions/guard dogs. Parents have fantastic...

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American Bulldog Puppy for sale in WALTERBORO, SC, USA

Born 6-8-19 1 female 2 males left. 100% Johnson type, parents on site. Pups have had all shots/vacc. and are on monthly heartworm/flea prevention. Pups are house training and come...

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American Bulldog Litter for sale in CAIRO, WV, USA

Adorable, well built puppies available.Socialized daily with 2 toddlers. Great addition to your program or they will make great pets. ...

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American Bulldog Puppy for sale in OPELIKA, AL, USA

N.K.C. registered male very friendly

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N.K.C. registered female

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N.K.C. registered Female super friendly

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N.K.C. registered male. very friendly. southernbredamericanbulldogs

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MURPHY - American Bulldog (short coat) Dog For Adoption

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American Bulldog Dogs for adoption in Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA

Posted Breed: American Bulldog (short coat). MEET MURPHY--- This handsome fella was picked up as a stray--an owner never surfaced. He was taken to see our vet where he has been...

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American Bulldog Dogs for adoption in Orange, CA, USA

Posted Breed: American Bulldog (short coat). BARNEY is a dog YOU JUST HAVE TO READ ABOUT. He's 3 y/o. He is one awesome, CALM, and AFFECTIONATELY sweet and WELL BEHAVED...

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Mac - American Bulldog (medium coat) Dog For Adoption

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American Bulldog Dogs for adoption in Ventura, CA, USA

Posted Breed: American Bulldog (medium coat). Available to foster or adopt! Breed: American Bulldog DOB: 4/3/2011 Gender: male Altered: yes Coat: medium Size: medium ...

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American Bulldog Dogs for adoption in Woodstock, IL, USA

Posted Breed: American Bulldog. Available Richie is a sweet 6 year old American Bulldog looking for his forever home! He is great with kids and most other dogs, however is not...

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Bruno - American Bulldog (short coat) Dog For Adoption

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American Bulldog Dogs for adoption in Miami, FL, USA

Posted Breed: American Bulldog (short coat). Bruno is a 9 week old blue eyed American Bulldog dog mix. Bruno will be a medium siz dog full grown. He was rescued from the streets...

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American Bulldog Dogs for adoption in Green Cove Springs, FL, USA

Posted Breed: American Bulldog (medium coat). Clay County Animal Control Hours of Operation Open Tuesday - Friday 10 am till 4 pm Saturday 10 am till 3 pm Availability of...

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American Bulldog Dogs for adoption in Miami, FL, USA

Posted Breed: American Bulldog (short coat). Look look! Look here! My name is Kilo. Not only am I the most handsome of dogs, I have the most humble of souls. I was abandoned by my...

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American Bulldog Dogs for adoption in Albany, GA, USA

Posted Breed: American Bulldog. Undergoing HW treatment- no play groups. Has to be walked on a leash at all times. Blanco is kid friendly, but needs to be the only animal in the...

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American Bulldog Dogs for adoption in La Porte, IN, USA

Posted Breed: American Bulldog. If you would like more information on this pet, please call the La Porte County Small Animal Shelter at 219-326-1637. Shelter hours: Monday,...

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Wynona - American Bulldog Dog For Adoption

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American Bulldog Dogs for adoption in Tallahassee, FL, USA

Posted Breed: American Bulldog. Wynona is a sweet and playful pup! She enjoys playing with toys, lounging on the couch and hanging out beside you. She also loves going on walks...

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American Bulldogs

American Bulldog Dog Breeder near OPELIKA, AL, USA

Gorgeous NKC registered bulldogs every time! information check out our website southernbredamericanbulldogs/

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USA OPELIKA, AL, USA

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Masters American Bulldogs

American Bulldog Dog Breeder near HOLIDAY, FL, USA

Beautiful babies out of health tested parents. Champion bloodlines- definitely some show prospects here, or just great family companions/guard dogs. Parents have fantastic...

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USA HOLIDAY, FL, USA

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Member since: 05/04/2017

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French Bulldog Dog Breeder near CARROLLWOOD, FL, USA

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USA CARROLLWOOD, FL, USA

Tags: frenchies tampa bay florida rare rare english bulldogs french bulldogs mini rare lilac blue bulldog

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West Virginia American Bulldogs

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Raised in a family environment

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USA CAIRO, WV, USA

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Member since: 06/05/2019

Blue Ridge American Bulldogs

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American Bulldog breeders with puppies for sale near Asheville, NC. Weight Pull Competitors with multiple National Champions. Old School MGK Bloodlines, NKC Registered. We only...

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USA MILLS RIVER, NC, USA

Tags: North Carolina Asheville bully purebred American Bulldog

Member since: 09/17/2018

Ferguson Bulldogs

American Bulldog Dog Breeder near BATTLE GROUND, WA, USA

We need both American Bulldogs and French Bulldog. We strive to produce healthy babies.

Breeds: American Bulldog

USA BATTLE GROUND, WA, USA

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Member since: 09/17/2019

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American Bulldog Dog Breeder near ARTESIA, NM, USA

American bulldog puppies born to registered parents in July. Ready now. Must pick up in Roswell, NM before Sept 21st as we are moving

Breeds: American Bulldog

USA ARTESIA, NM, USA

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Member since: 07/13/2017

The Guardians American Bulldogs

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Family and farm raised NKC American Bulldogs. We breed for temperament. Although, all our dogs come from a long line of show and agility trained blood lines, We do not show. Our...

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USA FRANKLINVILLE, NJ, USA

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Member since: 12/29/2015

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We raise classic American Bulldogs and French Bulldogs. Our adults are health tested for genetic faults. We want to make sure that our breeding stock is health tested and...

Breeds: American Bulldog

USA VERNAL, UT, USA

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Member since: 09/05/2011

AE American Bulldogs

American Bulldog Dog Breeder near NUNDA, NY, USA

Family raise registered ABRA American Bulldogs. Check us out on Facebook for most current pictures. Located in Westwrn NY (Nunda)

Breeds: American Bulldog

USA NUNDA, NY, USA

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