Staffordshire Bull Terrier Breed Guide
Staffordshire Bull Terrier Breed Information
Staffordshire Bull Terriers for Sale
The Staffordshire bull terrier is a fantastic family pet that is excellent with all humans, especially children. The bull terrier part of the name often does this dog a disservice and puts people off owning Staffordshire Bull Terriers. However, nothing could be further from the truth and as more people realise the nature of the Staffordshire bull terrier, these dogs are becoming more and more popular.
The Staffy does need some specific care though so read this article to find out more.
How To Care For a Staffy
Always keep a Staffordshire bull terrier on a lead when around other dogs. Although a Staffie bull terrier loves other people and strangers, they can react badly to other dogs so it is essential to socialise your Staffordshire from an early age to try to avoid any later issues.
Staffordshire bull terriers can be very boisterous so it is important to undertake the necessary dog training at a young age. A Staffy needs to be trained from a young age, before he gets too strong.
A strong dog collar and lead is essential with a Staffordshire Bull Terrier; leather or nylon weave is the best sort. This is a very muscular dog and needs a strong hand to control. They will also benefit from crate training at a young age.
Staffordshire bull terriers can be very headstrong and stubborn. A Staffy won’t like to be left alone for long periods of time and need regular human contact. Buying dog toys is a good way of keeping a Staffordshire entertained when he is alone.
These dogs are quite daring and don’t have any sense of roads or danger so keeping a bull terrier secure is essential. The Staffy is a very determined dog that is easily excitable so if you decide to get a Staffordshire, you need to make sure that both your house and garden are up in the job of keeping the dog inside.
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