Miniature Bull Terrier Breed Overview
The Miniature Bull Terriers are stocky and small but considered as a very strong dog. It selectively bred from smaller examples of Bull Terrier, and the Miniature version is identified as its temperament. The first version was bred in the beginning of 20th century. They were bred from Manchester terrier and Old English Bulldog.
The breed was made in order to help hunters by mixing the agility and speed of small terrier with a muscular bulldog. Even though it is considered as violent, in fact, it is not a dangerous dog. They are very popular all over the world as well as in Australia.
The Miniature Bull Terriers are perfect for families without small kids due to their immersive strength and independent nature they live difficult with younger children. They can also be aggressive to other dogs, which mean that you have to socialize them in order to prevent any of this.
They can reach the height up to 33 cm and weigh up to 15 kg.
Life expectancy is approximately 12 years.
Suitability for Children – Medium
Tendency to Bark – High
Energy – High
Suitability as a Guard Dog – Medium
Grooming Requirements – Once a Week
Amount of hair shed – Moderate
Food Cost – $10 to $15
Average Monthly Pet insurance Premium – $58