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Size: Medium Weight: 25-55 pounds Fur length: Short Ears: Flappy Fur type: Straight Fur Color: Black, Black & White, Brown & White, Dark Brown / Chocolate, Light Brown / Golden, Merle / Spotted / Brindle / Speckled, White / Cream
Life Expectancy: 12-15 years Rarity: Uncommon Availability: Hard to find Climate: Good for every climate.
The Amitola Bulldog is a newer dog breed with a massive head and large skull. It has a padded muzzle with eyes just above it. The nose is large and fully coloured with wide nostrils. The ears are small and drop, close to the head, and neck is thick and well-muscled. The breed has broad and wide chest. It has thick and full tail. The legs are small but strong. The overall impression of this dog is that of an agile and athletic dog.
The breed comes in three sizes. The Miniature Amitola Bulldogs have heights and weights of 11-14 inches and 25-45 pounds respectively. The Bantam have heights and weights of 14-16 inches and 35-50 pounds respectively and Titans have heights and weights of 17 inches or more and 55 pounds and up respectively.
This breed is NOT recognized by AKC however ABC, DRA and OBRA recognize these dogs as separate breed.
This dog comes in any colour acceptable for dogs. It also can have one of several markings. This dog comes in black, cream, red, fawn or lilac with patterns like brindle, sable, self, spotted, merle and any other colour.
The coat of this breed is short and easy to groom.
The Amitola Bulldog is very loving, gentle and caring dog. Although not bred for protection, this cute dog has inherent guarding instincts. The dog is very well behaved with all family members including children. It likes to be around its family and will love to snuggle up on the couch. The breed is developed to be an all rounder and despite its wrinkled face and lots of mass, it still has the athleticism needed to carryout different tasks. The dog can be used for a variety of tasks such as swimming and weigh pulling. It has great endurance and can survive very hot seasons. The dog is very loyal and loving and expects the same from its owners. It makes an excellent family pet for a loving and caring family.
The short coat requires minimal grooming as once or twice a week brushing of the coat should be enough. It will need to be bathed only when necessary.
The Amitola Bulldog is easy to train due to its intelligence and eagerness to learn new things. The owner should use gentle and loving yet consistent training method that will yield best results.
The dog is not very active and usually likes to be indoor snuggling against a family member rather than being outside and playing. The owner should take this dog for a daily walk.