Puppy  Pullers

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"Tyler" and "Blondie" the puppy pulling tug team

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.