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Olde Boston Bulldogge – Dog Breed Guide

Breed summary

Size: Giant
Weight: a
Height: a
Longevity: 0
Bark Tendency: High
Aggression: High
Compatibility to other pets: High

Adopt an Olde Boston Bulldogge, Dog Breed Guide


Olde Boston Bulldogge was originally bred to be better dogfighting. Something must have gone terribly wrong during the breeding development because this particular breed turned out to be more of a lover than a fighter! From dog fighting to a very lovable family pet, the Olde Boston Bulldogge proves that dogs are naturally good-natured lovers and not bloodthirsty fighters.

Official Name

Olde Boston Bulldogge
Other Name:
Olde Boston Bulldogge
Boston Bull
Boston Bulldog
Old Boston Bulldog
Date – 1800’s
Country – United States
Family / Group:
Recognized By:
Olde English Bulldogge Association
American Pet Registry, Inc.


The Olde Boston Bulldogge is a bulldog breed that originates in Boston, Massachusetts, USA some during the 1800s. This breed was bred to be the best possible dog fighting breed during the 19th century, but it turned out to be very good-natured, very affectionate and very adorable!

This is the original version of the Boston Bulldog breed. This is als0 the breed is where the modern Boston Terrier was bred and developed from. The Olde Boston Bulldogge was once called “round-headed Bull and Terriers” of Boston, a breed that is considered to be the old-type of terriers that were bred and used in Boston. They are a distinct and separate breed from the modern Boston terrier.


The Olde Boston Bulldogge is a family dog that will form bonds with its human pack and will always show genuine affection towards them. They are also working dogs that love to perform and please their masters and will be very easy to train. This breed naturally yearns of guidance and leadership.

Trademark Traits

A great family dog
Very affectionate
Eager to please
Crave leadership
Very easy to train

Ideal For

People or families living in rural, suburban or urban areas
People or families with children of all ages
People or families that can lead and guide this dog

Bred For

The Olde Boston Bulldogge was originally developed to be the best pit fighting dog but turned out to be the most affectionate and adorable Bull and Terrier breed.


Olde Boston Bulldogges will be good to keep as apartment pets. These dogs will also thrive in rural areas. They are dogs that are sensitive to extreme weather conditions.


Olde Boston Bulldogges have this smooth and shorthaired coat that will be very easy to groom and maintain. They are dogs that shed hair in average amount.


The Olde Boston Bulldogges are easy to train for their natural instinct to perform as well as the willingness and eagerness to please their masters.


Olde Boston Bulldogge shows no alarming medical conditions that affect other bull and terrier dog breeds.


Olde Boston Bulldogge should be taken out for long walks every day to stay mentally sound and physically fit.