American Bulldog is a popular Dog to have in the United States. this Dog is taller and more energetic than its cousin ‘English Bulldog. American Bulldog, though small in size, but have a high confidence and a bit arrogant. It seems he has a special power. Cause of his high confidence, this dog has no fear at a glance. it can be seen from the movements of body and style. however, these dogs are obedient and loyal to his employer. Bulldog love to hunt and have a keen sensitivity level in term of hearing, sight and smell. Bulldog is favored by a pet lover and collector special breed distinctive character.
American Bulldog Appearance
American Bulldog have a compact body, wide flat head with short face and drooping ears. Colors can range from brown and black to pure white and combinations of these. They were able to jump much higher than the English Bulldog. The average height to the withers: Males and females are between 20-28 inches at the withers. Average weight: Males and females may vary in weight up to 54kg, although men are substantially more weight than women.
American Bulldog Temperament
American Bulldog happy, reliable and courageous. These dogs are very determined and stubborn. They are very good with children, but need extensive obedience training. Because they are relatively large dogs, it is important to train them when they were young.
American Bulldog Health Problems
>>>Prone to hip dysplasia
This is a breed known for longevity and healthy if their needs are served well, life before and after 16 years. It is vulnerable to some cancers and Hip Dysplasia.
>>Hip Dysplasia is the development of hip joints (Coxo Femoral) is abnormal. This can be caused by hereditary factors (genetic) and can also be influenced by environmental factors, such as race, the pace of growth, how to provide food, manner and duration of exercise, presence of abnormalities (deformity) of the spine (lumbo sacral), spinal cord disease, trauma and disorders of the joints of the front legs.
To know that dogs suffering from Hip Dysplasia is not easy. Determination of HD is based on several things, among them are: the clinical symptoms, examination Coxo Femoral joints using X-ray and examination of DNA.
American Bulldog care
To an average shedder, this breed requires little maintenance and care thanks to a short coat. It takes a lot of exercise and stimulation as left alone can become overweight and tired.
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