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Continental Bulldog

Overview

Native in Switzerland, the Continental Bulldog is yet not recognized by FCI, but the procedures of recognition has breed started on January 24, 2011. Swiss Kennel Club (SKC) recognized it in 2004. The breed is covered in a smooth coat with a nearly square shaped, muscular build while size is medium. Though, the breed is with compact body, but it can be excellent in mobility and retaining power. Its respiration is speedy with no noise. The Continental Bulldog is alert, friendly, confident and with no aggression and excessive shyness. Its tremendous even temperament makes this dog an excellent companion and family dog. It loves play with kids and behaves sweetly with children also. The Continental Bulldog is alert of its environment and sound vocal alarm when a stranger approaches to the house. It can be applied as watchdog. The breed is loyal, dedicated, and trustworthy for its family. It needs a firm, confident, calm and resolute owner, it needs gentle and firm training, not respond well to harsh methods. Always be consistent, confident, firm but calm pack leader while training this docile dog. In contrast with original Bulldog breed, the Continental Bulldogs needs moderate exercises to stay healthy and fit. It loves to walk even for many miles without any fatigue. It must be taken on daily pack walk. It wants to be exercised on daily basis, while it loves to run as well. The short and smooth coat of the breed is easy to maintain and groom. Ordinary, regular brushing can do well to maintain its short coat. The height of the Continental Bulldog is 16 to 22 inches and the weight is 48.5 to 66 pounds.

Continental Bulldog History

The fact that there is no robust, medium-sized family dog from the Molosser type, but this would be very desirable to bear witness to the many enthusiastic lover of the young breed. The Continental Bulldog is ready to fill this gap. The European Convention on raising and breeding of pet animals and the Swiss Animal Protection Act were crucial to start a breeding attempt. The aim of this experiment was to create a medium sized bulldog which meets all the requirements for protection from animal to a healthy dog and still maintain the so valued and popular essence of English Bulldogs. In 2001, the English Bulldog crossed with Old English Bulldog, under the patronage of the Swiss Kennel Club crossing was very promising with a cross litter, but soon showed that the crossing resulted in the creation of a new breed addition, a breed that comes close to the original type of the Bulldogs, In order to clear discrimination to the English Bulldog, the name "Continental Bulldog" was chosen for the new breed. The decisions and actions to the formation of the new breed were made in consultation with the FCI.

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Continental Bulldog Life Expectancy

Being a new breed, the life expectancy of the Continental Bulldog is not known.

Continental Bulldog Appearance

The head of the breed is same as the English Bulldog. With not too much distinctive wrinkles, the forehead is rather domed to flat. The neck line is well arched. Movements are event and runny with good advancement of the forelegs and hind legs are moved with very much thrust. Without an undercoat, the coat of the Continental Bulldogs is short and smooth. All colors that are with dark noses may be permitted. The, brindle or in blend with white without or with black masks is the self-colored.

Continental Bulldog Weight and Height

The height of the Continental Bulldog is 16 to 22 inches and the weight is 48.5 to 66 pounds.

Continental Bulldog Temperament

The Continental Bulldog is alert, friendly, confident and with no aggression and excessive shyness. Its tremendous even temperament makes this dog an excellent companion and family dog. It loves play with kids and behaves sweetly with children also. The Continental Bulldog is alert of its environment and sound vocal alarm when a stranger approaches to the house. It can be applied as watchdog. The breed is loyal, dedicated, and trustworthy for its family.

Continental Bulldog with children and other pets

. Its tremendous even temperament makes this dog an excellent companion and family dog. It loves play with kids and behaves sweetly with children also. The Continental Bulldog is alert of its environment and sound vocal alarm when a stranger approaches to the house.

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Continental Bulldog Care and Grooming

The short and smooth coat of the breed is easy to maintain and groom. Ordinary, regular brushing can do well to maintain its short coat. Bathe is only when it is necessary. The wrinkles of the face can clean with damp cloth. The Continental Bulldog is average shedding breed.

Continental Bulldog Health Issues

Moderately, the breed is healthy and contrasting to other Bulldog type breeds, it is bred to be able to produce natural litter without any need of a C-section.

Continental Bulldog Training

Typically, the Continental Bulldog is obedient and docile to its owner and easy to train if positive methods of training are applied. It needs a firm, confident, calm and resolute owner, it needs gentle and firm training, not respond well to harsh methods. Always be consistent, confident, firm but calm pack leader while training this docile dog. It will respond well and welcome the consistent and positive training with confidence.

Continental Bulldog Exercise

In contrast with original Bulldog breed, the Continental Bulldogs needs moderate exercises to stay healthy and fit. It loves to walk even for many miles without any fatigue. It must be taken on daily pack walk. It wants to be exercised on daily basis, while it loves to run as well.

Continental Bulldog Group

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Continental Bulldog Recognition

The breed is not recognized by DRA and Swiss Kennel Club (SKC).

Continental Bulldog Good Names

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