JP Ranch Bulldogs - overview
About JP Ranch Bulldogs
Each puppy is throughly checked at 2, 4, and 6 weeks of age to ensure proper growth and development. Each puppy is raised inside our home with our children and other household pets, so they are well socialized from day one.
We do offer a one year health guarantee of each puppy we sell against any life threating congenital defects.
Our current litter of Bulldogs
- Status: Available
- Gender: Female
- Price: $1,800.00
- Date of Birth: 9/13/2012
- Mother: Bree
- Father: Monk
Beautiful French and English Bulldog puppies are now here!! Don't miss your chance to take one this wonderful puppies home for the holidays!! Both breeds are the best you could ever have!
Each puppy is raised inside our home with children, adults and other pets will come current with shots, de worming, vet checks and a health guarantee.
Please visit our website at www.jpranchbulldogs.com for additional information and photos..
Thank you and God Bless.
WE ONLY RAISE AND BREED ENGLISH BULLDOGS!! WE BREED FOR HEALTH, CONFIRMATION AND TEMPERMENT.
WE DO OFFER A HEALTH GUARANTEE TO EACH PUPPY THAT LEAVES OUR HOME.
EACH PUPPY IS HEALTH CHECKED AT BIRTH, 2,4 AND 6 WEEKS OF AGE IN WHICH THEIR SHOTS AND DE WORMING IS COMPLETED.
IT IS OUR GOAL TO RAISE HEALTHY, SOCAILIZED PUPPYS THAT WILL BE A PART OF YOUR FAMILY FOR MANY YEARS TO COME..
About The Breed: Bulldog
The term "bulldog" was first used around 1500 and might have been applied to various ancestors of modern bulldog breeds. In the 1600s, bulldogs were used for bullbaiting, a wagering sport popular in the 17th century in which trained bulldogs leapt at a bull lashed to a post, latched onto its snout and attempted to suffocate it. The practice of bullbaiting was banned in England in 1835.
After bullbaiting was banned, the breed began to die out (known as the Old English Bulldog) until fans turned to conformation dog shows. The first show to have a class for bulldogs was in Birmingham. Just a few years later, in 1864, a club was organized to enhance the breed. Unfortunately, this group never picked a specific breed standard, and in 1891 the two top bulldogs, King Orry and Dockleaf, were greatly different in appearance. King Orry was reminiscent of the original bulldogs -- lighter boned and very athletic. Dockleaf was smaller and heavier set -- more like modern bulldogs. Dockleaf was declared the winner that year. Although some argued that the older version of the bulldog (known as the Old English Bulldog) was more fit to perform, the modern version’s looks won over the fans of the breed.
Recently, many people have tried to recreate a breed more akin to the original bullbaiter. Examples of the trend are the Olde Englishe Bulldogge, Renaissance bulldog, Victorian, Continental and Dorset Old Tyme bulldog. Description
The Bulldog (often called the English Bulldog or British Bulldog) is a medium-sized dog breed that originated in England.
The Bulldog is a relatively small but stocky breed, with a compact body and short, sturdy limbs. Their shape results in a waddle-like gait. Bulldogs are known for their short muzzles and the saggy skin on their faces, creating the apparent "frown" that has become a trademark of the breed. Bulldogs come in a variety of colours and ideally have a smooth, short coat. The size for mature dogs is about 50 pounds (23 kg); for mature bitches about 40 pounds (18 kg). Though stout, the adult Bulldog measures only about 12-14 inches (30-36 cm) tall at the shoulder. General Information
Bulldogs tend to have breathing problems as their flat face restricts air; because of this they should be closely monitored in hot weather as they can suffer heat stroke easier than breeds with long noses. In addition, many bulldogs also suffer breathing difficulties as a result of their palate which can all too easily collapse into their airway. The collapsed palate can be fixed easily with surgery, but if left untreated, it can yield trademark breathing and snoring difficulties characteristic of the breed. They also have problems swimming and can drown if left unattended near a pool. Other common health problems include cherry eye, allergies, and (among older bulldogs) hip problems and cataracts. Because of the large heads in proportion to body size, baby bulldogs are usually delivered by Caesarean section as most pups get stuck in the birth canal during natural birth. Bulldogs cannot swim, due to their body structure. Physicality
14 to 17 inches. Personality
Contrary to classic cartoon parodies and nicknames of the breed, such as 'Sour-Puss', that depicted the bulldog as ferocious and wearing a spiked dog collar, the bulldog is not a vicious dog breed and gets along well with humans, including children, and sometimes other dog breeds. The reputation of being ferocious was true during the days of bullbaiting, but the aggressive tendencies were bred out of them by the time of the Second World War. Bulldogs are very friendly and playful, whilst also being stubborn and protective. Talents and Skills
Guarding, and police work.
Welcoming a Bulldog
- Kelli Patneaude
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