White English Bulldog

Breed Rating

family friendly:
Dog friendly:
Watch/guard dog:
Affection / Dependance:
Exercise needed:
Space needed:
Tendency to bark:
Grooming Requirements:
Tendency to bark:
Grooming Requirements:

Breed Attributes


Breed group: Working    Type: Pure Breed    Talent: , , ,


Size: Medium     Weight: 55-110 lbs     Fur length: Short    Ears: Flappy    Fur type: Straight    Fur Color: Brown & White, White / Cream


Life Expectancy: 10-13 years    Rarity: Common    Availability: Easily available    Climate: Good for every climate.

Breed Details


The White English Bulldog is a multi-functional dog that originated in USA. Also known as Old English White, English White, White English and Ol Southern White, this breed has been and continues to be a general farm dog that is used as Live Stock Guardian, hog catcher and controller and retriever of the wildest cattle. This is an old breed that is seen since 16th or 17th century. Its exact origin is unknown but it is certain that this dog was brought to the American soil with either English or Spanish settlers. It is known that White English Bulldog is the precursor to the American Bulldog.

This medium to large size dog stands between 21 to 28 inches and weighs around 75-125 lbs. It is a stocky and well built dog that has a square head and broad, square muzzle. Ears are flappy or rolled. Eyes are brown or amber in colour. The strong and well balanced body gives this dog athletic and muscular look. The coat is smooth with slight feathering on back of hind legs. Coat colors include white, with or without patches of color, shades of red brown, all shades of brindle; never covering more than 25% of body.

This breed is NOT recognized by AKC or any other major kennel club.


Coat comes in all shades of brindle, various shades of white, red, brown, tan, and fawn. White is the most common of all colors.


This breed has smooth and short coat.


The White English Bulldog is a loving and affectionate breed that makes not only a very handy general farm dog, guardian dog but also excellent family companion through its playful and gentle nature. Though fiercely intimidating in appearance, this breed is non-aggressive to people. It is alert and very watchful dog that will make excellent watch and guard dog. It is people pleasing breed that will constantly crave for attention. With its docile and eager to please nature, this dog is very trainable. The W.E.B. is just a stable all around good dog, on the farm or in a pet home.


The short and smooth coat is easy to maintain with weekly brushing.


The White English Bulldog is a people pleasing breed that loves human companionship. As such, this dog is very trainable through positive and gentle training methods.


This dog should be provided with fair amount of exercise if it is employed as full time home companion. Farm dogs will fulfill their exercise needs during various task that they perform as farm dogs.

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