You THINK You'd like to own a
We're glad that you are attracted to Bull Terriers
and we'd like to help guide you to the right dog for you. Most people
first notice their unique appearance, and we've certainly fallen in love
with their distinctive look. But there is a lot more to this breed than
most people understand.
All dogs were originally bred for particular purposes, and many of those
early characteristics remain. Be sure that your interests, activity level
and lifestyle are a close match to those of the dog so you can better
decide if a particular breed is right for you. If you make a poor match,
you will undoubtedly experience disappointment and frustration beyond
your imagination. If you make a good one, a lifelong bond between you
and your dog will bring many rewards.
the entire Pamphlet
Is a Bull Terrier right for you and your family? Some comments and
answers to help you decide.
take some time to do the following:
a copy of our tri-fold publication
"Is a Bull Terrier right for you and your family? Some comments and
answers to help you decide."
- Check out our our Regional Clubs
to find one near you.
- Browse our website to learn as much as possible about our breed.
- View the show calendar to find
a show near you.
Our specialty shows are attended by many breeder members who when they
have the time will be happy to talk to you about our breed.
"I have done everything you mentioned but...
WHAT ELSE SHOULD I KNOW?"
the best way to know if a Bull Terrier is right for you is to meet one
in person. Information for member breeders
and a show near you can be found
here on the BTCA website.
This is also a good
source for more detailed information and guidance in making this important