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Welcome to American Bulldog EU (ABEU)
American Bulldog EU ( ABEU ) consists of an experienced team of people which have been involved in the breedings since time immemorial, but who are also responsible in improving the breed of American bulldog . In addition, American Bulldog EU ( ABEU ) is a great animator for organizing shows. Shows for the American bulldog , but also for the Old English Bulldog .
This site American Bulldog EU ( ABEU ) is also the meeting point for listing show results, mentioning the American Bulldog champions and provides insight into the connected judges.
The popularity of the American Bulldog is growing worldwide , also in the Netherlands. This has resulted in various organizations concerned with the registration of American Bulldog , below you will find a list of these global organizations.
American Bulldog breed clubs
- ABNA (American Bulldog National Alliance)
- ABRA ( American Bulldog Registry & Archives )
- AKC ( American Kennel Club )
- ABA ( American Bulldog Association)
- NKC ( National Kennel Club )
- UKC ( United Kennel Club )
- ARF ( Animal Research Foundation )
- EKC (European Kennel Club )
In short , this American Bulldog EU ( ABEU ) site brings understanding how this is regulated in terms of breed standards. Monitors the breeding program and the specific racial characteristics of the American Bulldog and thus acts as a central body within the American Bulldog world .
American Bulldog types :
Encouraged by the huge variety within the AB breed at this time , and yet the call of the owners to get more clarity there is decided to give more insinght. In base of physique, it’s true that three types can be distinguished :
- Standard type ( more athletic build ) Scott type
- Bully type ( coarser construction , mostly shorter nose) Johnson type
- Hybrid type ( combination of the above ) .
On the Breed standard ABEU page is a detailed description about the specific breed characteristics as they are today in force .
American bulldog and Old English Bulldog
Although now perhaps the impression counts that this site is only about the American Bulldog , the show results of the Old English Bulldog also be tracked . Reason is that the two types of varieties closely abut each other and that shows in almost all situations are combination shows of both the American Bulldog and the Old English Bulldog . Of course, within their own race group .
Relationship American Bulldog / Old English Bulldog
Between all variants of bulldogs, the relationship between the American Bulldog and the Old English Bulldog is probably the greatest. In terms of character , they are quite similar , in terms of physique an American Bulldog is often slightly larger , although nowadays many variations are possible .