Origin: United States
Today's Role: Companion Dog, Guard Dog
History and Facts: Originally used for bullbaiting, these dogs immigrated from England to the U.S. with their masters.
Temperament / Behavior
The American Bulldog is friendly, outgoing and alert.
Breed-Related Health Concerns
Hip dysplasia; atopy; demodex mange
Exercise: The American Bulldog needs daily brisk exercise.
Grooming: Quick weekly brushing is necessary for your American Bulldog.