Canis ISSN: 2398-2942 Bulldog Introduction Biological Data Introduction General information Originated in Britain for the sport of bull baiting. Once very aggressive in nature, it is now a very gentle dog with a great personality. Now bred specifically for the show ring, it makes a good companion and requires little exercise or grooming. Is good with other dogs and children. Does not suit a hot climate. Biological Data This article is available in full to registered subscribers Sign up now to purchase a 30 day trial, or Login Further ReadingPublicationsRefereed papers Recent references from PubMed and VetMedResource. Other sources of information For information on Genetic Testing Providers (labs), genetic tests, and tests by breed, visit International Partnership for Dogs: https://dogwellnet.com/. For a list of DNA tests available for certain breeds worldwide, visit Kennel Club Worldwide DNA tests: https://www.thekennelclub.org.uk/health/for-breeders/dna-testing-simple-inherited-disorders/worldwide-dna-tests/. The Kennel Club Breed-specific requirements and recommendations including health screening: www.thekennelclub.org.uk/media/9846/abs_breed_specific_requirements_and_recommendations_web.pdf. McGibbon J The Bulldog Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow. Howell. Organisation(s) Visit the Kennel Club website to search for details of KC-registered breed clubs: thekennelclub.org.uk/services/public/findaclub/breed/. Visit the American Kennel Club website to search for details of AKC-recognized breed clubs: www.akc.org/clubs/search. Bulldog Club of America: www.thebca.org.