Staffordshire Bull Terrier Puppies
If you are searching for a calm and cute dog, then the San Diego Staffordshire bull terrier puppies will be perfect for you. The Staffordshire bull terrier is a medium sized breed of dog that has a short coat. This is an English dog and is ranked as the 5th most popular dog that is related to the bull terrier. Being a descendant of the dog-fighting ancestors, this breed is loyal and very muscular.
In appearance, the Staffordshire bull terrier puppies San Diego are very muscular and strong for their small size. They have a short head with a deep and broad skull. Their foreface is short and has a distinctive stop and a very strong jaw. Its nose is black in color and the teeth make a level bite. The lips must be tight and clean. The eyes are round and dark in color which is in relation to their coat. The small ears are either half pricked or rose. The fore legs are straight and the dewclaws are often removed. The paws are medium in size and are well padded. The tail is low set and it is thickest at the base and tapers to some point and is normally carried low.
The coat of the Staffordshire bull terrier puppy San Diego is smooth, short and comes in a range of colors. The main colors include fawn, red, black, blue, white or a combination of the aforementioned colors with white and any other shade of brindle. The coat may or may not have white markings.
Being a high energy dog, the San Diego Staffordshire bull terrier puppy will tend to do everything on full throttle; love, play and work. The breed is very affectionate, courageous and has a great sense of humor. The dog is not wary of strangers in all circumstances. They are happy to meet new people. The breed also has the best reputation when it comes to kids. It is adorable within the family. It is also great with other pets.
On the flip side, if the pack leader is weak, the breed may become competitive especially with other dogs. It needs to be socialized sufficiently. The dog will also need chewing toys because it loves to chew a lot. Other than that, it is intelligent, persistent and very active. It is a great dog to have around so long as you train him from an early age and socialize him sufficiently.
The San Diego Staffordshire bull terrier puppies are prone to HC, cataracts, PHPV, hip dysplasia, mast cell tumors, elongated soft palate, and gas problems. You need to do a little research on the parents of the puppies to check for hereditary diseases.
The Staffordshire bull terrier puppy San Diego will need daily walks or jogs. With adequate exercises, they will be okay in an apartment. The short coat needs daily brushing with a firm bristle brush. Bathing or shampooing should be done when absolutely necessary. The coat will gleam when rubbed with a towel or chamois.
Height: 13 to 16 inches
Weight: 23 to 38 pounds
10 to 16 years