Once used in the horrific practice of bear-baiting but now much loved, the English bulldog is a sweet, dependable, often stubborn breed.
It’s laid back energy level and enjoyment of napping makes this dog a popular family pet choice.
The breed will actively solicit human attention and generally gets along well with other pets but can be aggressive to unfamiliar dogs.
It’s generally apprehensive of visitors and so make good watchdogs.
Exercise needs are around 20 – 30 minutes a day. They enjoy unhurried walks at a cooler time of day.
The breed’s tendency to bark is low, as is their tendency to dig. These dogs do enjoy chewing though, so its important to provide sufficient and appropriate chews on a regular basis.