The Olde English Bulldogge (OEB) is a medium sized dog that is muscular, strong, agile, and well balanced. This is a mix of English Bulldog, American Bulldog, Bullmastiff, and Pit Bull. Originally bred for bull baiting, the Olde English Bulldogge is now popular as a household pet in many parts of the world. This breed is not recognized by the American Kennel Club (AKC).
On average, an Olde English Bulldogge stands 16-20 inches high and weighs 50-80 pounds. The lifespan of an Olde English Bulldogge is around 11-12 years.
In terms of appearance, the Olde English Bulldogge has a prominent and well-developed head with broad, muscular shoulders and a sturdy but stocky body. There are some wrinkles on the muzzle.
Olde English Bulldogges are fearless, confident, and loyal. They are extremely protective towards family members and will not hesitate to take on anyone they perceive as a threat. But don’t be fooled – this is a sweet and gentle dog that is eager to please.
Prospective owners should be aware that this is a mouthy breed that likes to chew, so it’s a good idea to have plenty of chew toys available. Also, Olde English Bulldogges tend to drool and slobber a fair bit. They are low maintenance in terms of grooming care, however. The coat sheds moderately though.
Training an Olde English Bulldogge requires some experience in handling powerful dogs. Olde English Bulldogges respond well to trainers who display authority. These dogs are very eager to please to the point that they can over-exert themselves if asked to do something. This is an active dog that needs daily exercise but at a moderate intensity. Olde English Bulldogges thrive with families and individuals who have some experience with dogs.
Olde English Bulldogges are versatile and can adapt to all kinds of lifestyles, including country living and city life. They do not tolerate extremes of temperature, however, and require protection in very hot or cold weather.
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