Breeders usually breed their different types of dog to be able to get a unique dog. One of the dogs which are mixed is English Bulldog Boston Terrier. You may often see some pictures of them or you see them directly when you are jogging in the park. By seeing them, you think that they are gorgeous and then you want to have it. Wait! Before you have it, you need to find out some important information about this dog.
English Bulldog Boston Terrier is a mixed breed dog which are resulted from the breeding the Boston Terrier and the English Bulldog. Same as any other hybrids, you need to look to the parents to get a read on how they will likely behave. The Bulldog is one of the sweetest but also most powerful dogs that you will ever encounter.
But the Boston Terrier can be a little more feisty for a small guy. This should make a friendly family oriented dog. If it takes after the Boston Terrier, they might be an alpha with a strong personality and needs a strong owner who has experience and can set themselves as pack leader. Although they are small, they are able to be feisty little guy. Because of their small look, it does not mean that they do not want to be in charge.
They should get along well with other animals if they are exposed and socialized properly as well. They are capable of independence or alone time when the house is noisy or full. They are able to respond well to positive reinforcement like all dogs. They also should be rather affectionate and enjoy spending a lot of time with you. However, you have to note that never plan on leaving them alone for long periods because they will not do well alone.
How about their health? You have to know that all dogs have the potential to develop genetic health problems because all breeds are susceptible to several things more than others. But, the positive thing about getting a puppy is that you are able to avoid this as much as possible.
If you buy from a reputable breeder, they will offer a health guarantee on puppies. If the will not do this, you have to look no more and do not consider that breeder at all. A reputable breeder will be honest and open about the condition of the puppy in the breed and the incidence with which they occur.
In terms of grooming requirements, you have to note that English Bulldog and the Boston Terrier are both pretty moderate shedders. So, you have to be ready to invest in a good vacuum because they will need routine grooming and baths as needed, depending on how they feel. How about their exercise? You are able to plan on taking them for extremely long walks and hikes to keep their energy level down. It will keep them from being destructive. If your dog has a short nose like the Bulldog, you will need to be very careful with it overheating too much.