The Staffordshire Bull Terrier is a medium-sized, short-coated breed of dog of English lineage and may be considered to be within the pit bull type.
Life span: 12 – 14 years
Weight: Female: 11–15 kg, Male: 13–17 kg
Height: Female: 33–38 cm, Male: 36–41 cm
Temperament: Reliable, Fearless, Affectionate, Bold, Loyal, Intelligent, Courageous
Colours: Black, White, Brindle, Fawn, Brindle & White, Black & White, Blue, Red & White, Fawn & White, Red, Blue & White
Health Concerns: hip dysplasia, elbow dysplasia, patellar luxation, and juvenile cataracts. Staffords also suffer from a fairly high rate of allergies that can cause skin itching and secondary infections.
Did you know: Despite a fierce appearance, the Staffordshire Bull Terrier is a lover, not a fighter. … In England, the Staffordshire Bull Terrier is nicknamed the “nanny dog” because of its reputation as a child’s playmate and guardian