The Bull-Pei is a mixed breed dog between Shar-Pei and English Bulldog, designer breeders started intentionally mixing Shar-Pei and English Bulldog in the 1990s, likely in North America. They inherited both good qualities of their parents such as sweet, loving and loyal which makes them good as a pet companion. This breed can live both in the apartment or house because of their size and they are perfect if you’re looking for a new pet to take care of.
Bull-Pei is a medium-size dog weighing around 15.88 to 29.48 kg. and their height is around 16 to 18 inches at the shoulder. Their body is square in shape and has powerful muscles, a thick neck, and powerful jaws. Their heads are larger than average for their body size with a muzzle that can range between the broad, flat snout of their Bulldog and the substantial medium-length muzzle of the Shar-Pei parents. Their eyes are small and their ears are triangular in shape that is placed high on the head and folds down.
Bull-Pei inherent the Shar-Pei wrinkles they have short coats that generally a mixed between Shar-Pei and English Bulldog, the common color of their coat are black, brown, grey, white, and fawn. Rarely solid, their coats typically have a blend of two or more colors. Like other breeds of dog, it is better to bathe and groom them as necessary and used the right shampoo and conditioner for their fur to make it soft, silky and smell good.
It is best to keep their dental hygiene and nail care properly, periodontal disease is very common to dog whatever their size, brush their teeth several times a week to help remove tartar and bacteria and maintain the good condition of their teeth. Trim their nails once or twice a month to prevent injury in your dogs, long nails can also cause arthritis or other health concern in dogs. Short, neatly trimmed nails keep the feet in good condition and prevent our dog’s legs from getting scratched when they excitedly jump up to greet us.
Bull-Pei dog is a calm, sweet, lovely and affectionate dog, they are contended to be around with their owner, they love to cuddle with them for a long period of time. Bull-Pei is suitable to live in an apartment or house with because they are not a very excited dog and don’t need lots of exercise, a simple walk in the park will do to make them healthy and relax at the same time.
Early socialization can make them a good companion to other animals in the house, they are also a good playmate to the children as long as we teach the children how to handle the dogs for the safety of the dogs and the children themselves.
Bull-Pei dog has an average life span of 9 to 11 years, They are generally healthy but like other breeds of dogs, they are also prone to some diseases. Not all of them will get any or all of these diseases but the following are the common diseases they can have.
|Hip dysplasia||It is an abnormal formation of the hip socket that, in its more severe form, can eventually cause crippling lameness and painful arthritis of the joints.|
|Periodontal Disease||it is an inflammation of some or all of a tooth’s deep supporting structures, it happens when food and bacteria build up along the gums and form plaque that when combined with saliva and minerals will transform into calculus or also known as tartar.|
How much is Bull-Pei?
In buying to a legit Breeder you can expect to pay $500 – $1200 to Bull-Pei puppies.
The legit breeder puts a lot of effort into high quality and healthy breeding of dogs. They provide healthy Dog Foods, visit the Vet for check-ups, Vaccinations, Vitamins, and proper Grooming of the dogs. The breeder will coup up all the expenses he/she spent to provide a healthy breed to you so expect a little expensive.
Nowadays hundreds of thousands of dogs are being abandoned that’s why instead of buying I suggest you adopt! Support those in need give them love and a home to stay for the rest of their life.
Note: The expenses of taking care of dogs do not end in buying one after you bought or adopt your dog you must provide their necessary needs, like visit vet once a year for their health check-up, complete and follow up vaccinations, foods and provide vitamins as their maintenance and the most important is time to play and cuddle with them, I think that’s the most affordable one, giving attention to them, proper care and lots of love from you…