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Q: Can you breed standard and miniature English bull terriers and retain pedigree?
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How much are English bull terriers worth?

The price for an English bull terrier depends on its pedigree, and if it has papers proving that pedigree or not.

Where did the miniature bull terrier originate?

Both English Bull Terriers and Miniature Bull Terriers originated in Great Britain in the 1800's.

What breed did rat terriers breed come from?

Rat Terriers come from a big mix of breeds: the extinct English White Terrier, Manchester Terriers, Smooth Fox Terriers, Whippets, Beagles, Italian Greyhounds, & Miniature Pinschers. But they mainly come from Jackrussel Terriers and Smooth Fox terrirers.

Which dog is bigger chihuahua or a Bull terrier?

A Chihuahua is easily 4 or 5 times smaller than any Bull Terrier. English Bull Terriers and Staffordshire Bull Terriers are medium sized breeds, compared to the miniscule Chihuahua. Even Miniature Bull Terriers are noticeably larger than a Chihuahua.

Is a bull terrier bigger than a staffie bull terrier?

Usually yes, the English Bull Terrier would be bigger than the Staffy. However, there are some very large Staffords which could easily outgrow an English Bull Terrier. Most English Bull Terriers (excluding the Miniature ones) will be bigger than Staffordshire Bull Terriers however.

What is English bull terriers history?

In the early 1800's Bulldogs crossed with terriers were popular. By 1830 combat between Bulldogs and bulls were at the height of their popularity. Lovers of this so called "sport" decided to create a dog that would attack even more agilely. They crossed the Bulldog with the Old English Terrier adding in some Spanish Pointer blood, the result was the Bull Terrier breed. They soon found that the Bull Terriers were not the most successful fighters. In 1860 the white-coated variety, which was nicknamed the "White Cavalier" was bred by a dog dealer named English dog dealer James Hinks and soon became a fashionable pet for nobles. The colored variety of Bull Terriers were created by back crossing them with brindle Staffordshires The breed has been used as a guard, ratter, herder and watchdog. The Miniature was developed to have the same qualities as the Standard Bull Terrier but with a more manageable size. The Standard Bull Terrier was first recognized by the AKC in 1885 and the Miniature Bull Terrier in 1991. While the AKC sees the Standard Bull Terrier and the Miniature Bull Terrier as separate breeds the standard requirements are the same accept for size. Whereas most other clubs see them as different varieties of the same breed or the same breed without placing a variety label. For example the FCI (Federation Cynologique Internationale) has both breeds listed under Bull Terrier separating them by a Standard and Miniature variety. The UCK (United Kennel Club) does not place any height or weight restrictions but does require the dog to be in proportion. The Bull Terrier was recognized by the United Kennel Club in 1948.

Does an English staffordshire terrier shed?

Firstly, there is no such thing as an ''English Staffordshire Terrier''. There is, however, Staffordshire Bull Terriers, English Bull Terriers, American Staffordshire Terriers and American Pit Bull Terriers - which all shed and are all individual breeds.

What is a miniature English bulldog?

A miniature English bulldog is a mix between a bulldog and a pug!

Is English bull terrier like a pit bull?

No, although English Bull Terriers and Pit Bull Terriers (American Staffordshire Terriers) are both in the Terrier Group, they are very different. Pit Bull Terriers are considerably larger and have a normal head shape, whereas the English Bull Terriers have an unusual sloping skull. Also, Pit Bull Terriers are illegal without a license in the UK, whilst the English Bull Terrier is legal. Pit Bull Terriers are also much more athletic and strong, whilst English Bull Terriers are sometimes lethargic and prone to weight gain.

Miniature English Bulldogs?

Miniature English bulldogs are exactly like regular English bulldogs only a tad bit smaller.

Is there a such thing as a miniature old English sheepdog?

No there is no such dog breed called Miniature old English Sheepdog

Do English bull terriers suffer blindness?

Yes, due to their unique head shape and severe inbreeding, many English Bull Terriers are born blind. Many white English Bull Terriers are also death or have hearing loss.

How big is an English bull terrier?

English Bull Terriers typically reach between 20 and 24 inches at the shoulder, although there is no specified weight or height in this breed's Kennel Club Breed Standard.

What were crossed to make English Staffordshire bull terriers?

They are most closely related to bull terriers and emerged from crossings between bull terriers and other terriers that were around in the 17th century.

Are bull terriers Australian?


How many types of Staffordshire bull terriers are there?

Generally there are two types, namely American Staffordshire bull terriers and English Staffordshire bull terriers, but sometimes Pitt bull terriers are also included in this group.

what is a miniature bulldog?

A miniature English bulldog is a mix between a bulldog and a pug!

What dogs create English bull terriers?

Bull terriers are a few breeds. Mainly a cross between the, now extinct, English white terrier and a bull dog.

Do all English bull terriers have roman noses?

Yes, all pedigreed English Bull Terriers are bred to have this type of nose - it is the breeds most striking characteristic.

Are english bull terriers hypoallergenic?


Are English bull terriers one of the strongest dogs?

yes the bull terriers are the strongest .....when it comes to silent murder

How long are English Bull Terriers in heat?

English Bull Terriers (and most other breeds) come into season once every six months and it lasts for 10-14 days.

Who introduced airedale terriers into World War I?

Airedale Terriers served as messengers for the English Army during World War 1.

Do English bull terriers malt?

Yes, most breeds of dog (including English Bull Terriers) shed their fur throughout the year, but particularly in the summer. Breeds that do not shed are Poodles and Shih Tzu's.

Are English Staffordshire bull terriers banned in Australia?

of course not