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Bull Terrier Info

Bull Terrier Breed Information

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Lifespan: 10-14 years Height: 10-24" Shedding: Moderate Litter Size: 1-9 pups
Group: Terrier Weight: 45-80 lbs Hair Length: Short Size: Large

Breed Overview

The Bull Terrier is a Large dog breed, with a starting weight of 45 lbs that can reach 80 lbs. It is officially part of the Terrier group and recognized by the CKC, FCI, AKC, UKC, ANKC, NKC, NZKC, APRI, ACR. Some critical information for potential owners. The Bull Terrier breed has a typical lifespan of 10 to 14 years, Short hair, and have Moderate shedding. Breeders interested in the Bull Terrier should know that the average litter size is between 1 to 9 puppies.

Bull Terrier Breed Characteristics

Group Terrier Drooler no
Size Large Guard Dog no
Origin England Easy to Train
Kid Friendly yes Hypoallergenic no
Stranger Friendly yes Active Indoors somewhat
Apartment Friendly yes Exercise Demands no
Pet Friendly no Yard Needs small
Intelligent Grooming Requirements daily
Barks minimal Dangerous no

Bull Terrier Temperament

playful, obedient, sometimes rough, need firm training, energetic and fearless, protective of their owners, not recommended around small children

Health Problems

zinc deficiency, some are born deaf, obsessive compulsive behaviors, slipped patella, overabundance of testosterone

Bull Terrier Coat

Bull Terrier Dog Colors

White variety: White with colored markings on the head and pigmentation on the body allowed. Colored variety: Any color with or without white markings, though predominantly white dogs are disqualified

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