Bullmastiff dog breed<<<< Back to dog breeds
- Country: United Kingdom
- Group: working
- Weight: 50-59 kg
- Height: 64-71 cm
- Colors: brown, reddish brown, gray, gray, brindle
- Training: Slightly stubborn
- Grooming: short coat, drooling
- Health: Needs movement
- Litter size: 6 - 8 puppies
- Lifespan: 8 - 10 years
- Other names: Brindle Bullmastiff, Bullmastiff dog
Bullmastiff's history begins in England around 1860. In that period, the owners of domains and rangers had difficulty in controlling the ravages produced by poachers. Holders of hunting areas needed a dog that was able to immobilize anyone who would dare to violate their property until the arrival of aid.
Thus, it was decided that the best combination would be therefore refrained by crossing the old English Mastiff, giving new breed courage and strength, and English bulldog for resistance. After several generations, the final combination (60% and 40% bulldog mastiff) had resulted in a fearless dog that attacks, but not mistreat to comanda.Pana recently was a guard dog and protection, is usually called "night of the lumberjacks dog".
In 1924, the breed was stabilized and is officially recognized by the English Kennel Club. American Kennel Club recognized the breed only in 1933. The breed became popular in the military and police services, but today it is more often used for guard dogs and protection, as well as companion dog ..
They can be fed anything, as long as the diet is balanced. Nutrition plays an important role in the development of the dog.
It is recommended that the Bullmastiff puppies do not have meals with higher protein level of 26% and over 16% fat. Never give the puppy to an adult food.
The amount of food must be calculated according to his daily work. If a large dog does not have to eat much. Much food leads to obesity.
A dog is a dog healthier happier dog who lives longer.
Due to their massiveness and strength are not dogs that are addressed to anyone.
They need a well balanced and extremely farm outputs to control them.
Despite the fact that a dog is robust and strong, loyal family members and even docile and friendly. Bulmastiff dogs are known for their intelligence, obedience, courage and loyalty.
Naturally, the Bullmastiff dog assumes the role of defender and protector of his family, he was devoted and tender, even with children.
Best live in homes that have large courtyards, but can adapt and lives in an apartment if their owner is ready to provide them with adequate exercise period.
They can be kept even outside in a cage enclosure, successfully supporting harsh weather.
Bullmastiff-ii are guard dogs and protection, native who respond well to obedience training.
Dogs are intelligent and eager to learn and to satisfy all requirements.
It is a massive and affectionate dog breeds utility group, is the product of breeding English bulldog's the old English mastiff.
The breed has a relatively recent history and was originally created to guard the fields of English poachers. Today there are just as popular, but those who possess these dogs are as loyal breed, cat breed is loyal to their master.
Torsion (dilation) is a disease gastric sudden life threatening dog associated filling its stomach with air and twist. Hip dysplasia is a malformation of the hip joint that results in pain, lameness and arthritis consecutive.
In addition, a significant number of copies dies from cancer. This dog is also prone to contact dermatitis, eczema and hair loss (alopecia).