Bull Terrier Breeds
Bull Terrier with Lizard
After dog fighting was banned in England in 1835, four Bull Terrier breeds gradually emerged. They were derived from the old type Bulldogs with or without an admixture of the Old English White Terrier (smooth coat). The Bull Terrier, in a range of sizes and was the first to appear in the First English Stud Book. Half a century later, the Staffordshire Bull Terrier became recognised with the American Staffordshire Terrier the most recent.