The Staffordshire Bull Terrier is an another popular breed of dog. This dog looks like a bull dog and this dog is originated from England. This dog is called by some other names like Staffy, Staffy Bull, Staffy Dog, Stafford, Nanny Dog and SBT. It is a medium sized breed of dog. This breed of dog is generally considered as pit bull type. This dog is an ancient breed of dog but this dog was recognized in 1935. This dog is a standard breed of dog and it is recognized by the several major kennel clubs like United kennel club, the kennel club, Canadian kennel club, American kennel club, New Zealand kennel club, Fédération Cynologique Internationale and Australian National kennel club. This domestic breed of dog is enlisted as a terrier breed of dog. Once this dog was used for gambling purposes.
The Staffordshire Bull Terrier is a very strong breed of dog. It is also a muscular breed of dog and the dog is medium size. The dog has a similar appearance to the American Staffordshire Terrier and American Pit Bull Terrier. The dog is covered by the smooth and tight coat. The dog has a wedge-shaped head and broad head. The lips of the dog are not looseness. The coat is smooth and tight. The color of the coat can be white, brindle, red, fawn, black, blue or any blending.
The height of the male and female dogs are different and similarly the weight of the dogs are different based on the gender. The height of the female Staffordshire Bull Terrier is between 13 and 15 inches, the height of the male Staffordshire Bull Terrier is between 14 and 16 inches. The weight of the female dog is between 22 and 35 pounds. The weight of the male Staffordshire Bull Terrier is between 24 and 37?pounds. The temperaments of the dog are bold, loyal, courageous, reliable, intelligent, fearless and affectionate.
The life span of the dog is 12 to 14 years and this breed of dog is not generally a healthy breed of dog. This dog suffers from varieties of health problems. Hereditary Cataracts and L-2-hydroxyglutaric aciduria are serious health problems of the dog. This dog also suffers from mastocytoma problem. If you want to know about the dog health problem, then you should study and keep giving treatment to the dog for keeping it healthy. Bathing and brushing are ways to make the dog healthy.
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- 67The American Staffordshire Terrier is also called Amstaff and Stafford. This dog is a medium sized dog and this dog is a cross of several breeds and that is why American Water Spaniel is called pit bulls. In 1936, this breed of dog was recognized by the American Kennel Club.…