English Bulldog: Severe health diseases


Many owners choose the breed because they see their skin folds, protruding jaws and stocky build as cute, but many of the issues they face are linked to the extreme physical features. The research compared.

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  • The findings from the Royal Veterinary College have prompted calls for urgent action to reduce the high rate of English bulldogs suffering from illness as demand for the dogs increases. There was a 33 per cent rise in registrations of the breed in 2020-21.