The Blue Eyed Babe
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Most puppies open their eyes between 10 and 14 days old they retain the early blue colour of their irises for a further few days after that
Another Business Art commission for "Poacher Beware Working Bullmastiffs"
Breed Character Summary
The Bullmastiff is 60% Mastiff and 40% Bulldog and was first officially recognised by the United Kingdom Kennel Club in 1924.
Originally bred as a Gamekeepers patrol dog to find and immobilise poachers.
It is powerfully built and symmetrical, showing great strength, but not cumbersome; it is sound and active. With its handsome and powerful appearance, along with surprising speed, coupled with incredible strength and endurance, Bullmastiffs can overtake and capture intruders without mauling them.
The Bullmastiff is courageous, loyal, calm, and loving with those it knows. It has a very strong protective instinct and will defend its family against anything it perceives as a threat. Their protective instinct combined with their great size and natural wariness of strangers means that obedience training and early socialization is an absolute must.