Hard to believe this cutie might grow up to be up to 50 pounds. Bulldogs are great family dogs. They are known to have a lovable and mellow personality. These dogs are very gentle and protective, which makes the awesome companions for kids. Even though, their ancestors were bred to be strong, fast and ferocious, to participate in bull-baiting sports, bulldogs today don’t need much exercise and have a sweet temperament. Bulldogs also need minimum grooming. Unfortunately, this breed has a lot of health issues, mostly connected to bones and joints. Their short nose makes these dogs vulnerable to hot temperatures. Inability to cool off the air the bulldog breathes in, is the cause off overheating. it is very important to keep this breed cool and hydrated during hot weather. Also bulldogs are terrible swimmers. Their head is too heavy for the body, so it is important to keep the dogs away from deep water. Some bulldogs have allergies to such products as grapes, raisins, avocado. Some dogs would have vomiting and diarrhea after eating that, but those that are allergic might die, and it is not worth risking it.