Typically low-endurance dogs, English bulldogs have a sweet disposition, are predictable, dependable and excellent with children and need only moderate exercise.

The wrinkles on the English bulldog's face should be wiped regularly to prevent skin infections.

Size: 

Weight Range

Male: 54 lbs. 
Female: 50 lbs.

Height at Withers: 

Male: 17 in.

Female: 16 in.

Features: 

Thick neck, brachycephalic (short face), heavy wrinkles

Expectations:

Exercise Requirements: 20-40 minutes/day
Energy Level: Laid back
Longevity Range: 8-10 yrs.
Tendency to Drool: High Tendency to Snore: High
Tendency to Bark: Low
Tendency to Dig: Low Social/Attention Needs: Moderate

Coat:

Length: Short
Characteristics: Straight
Colors: Brindle (subtle "tiger stripe" effect), piebald, solid red, fawn or white 
Overall Grooming Needs: Low

Club Recognition:

AKC Classification: Non-Sporting
UKC Classification: Companion Dog 
Prevalence: Common