Once you mention the English Bulldog in you conversation, a lot of people will have an idea of what it looks like. I know that this dog has a reputation that is mostly negative. I know that this dog is always getting bad publicity from people who are not even aware of their nature. They are often put into this category that they are dangerous. But despite all the negative things that bulldog has, many would still consider this to be a highly adored breed of dog. The impression of the English bulldog to many people is a symbol of virility and strength.
This dog was originally from Great Britain and the term English was given to this dog that serve as their national symbol. In the US, even the US Marine Corps uses the image of bulldogs as their mascots. The reason why they chose the image of the English bulldog is because of its stubborn nature and strong stature. It is like there is a message written on their faces saying “I WILL NOT BE MOVED.”
If you are not aware of this, in the US and Great Britain, there are lots of schools that uses it as their mascot for their basketball, football and baseball varsity team. As a matter of fact, this dog plays an important role in the history of mascot. The first ever live mascot that was used in the US was in the University of Yale. Most students and alumni adored and revered the English bulldog.
Today, despite the image of the bulldog, they are still loved by all. Even celebrities love them to the point that some of the well known actors and actresses purchase this expensive breed as a symbol of status. Because of the great nature and high intelligence, they are the perfect candidate and ideal in every household. I know a lot of people who are interested in adding this breed to the family. For those interested, you have to do lots of research about the different breeds. Just remember that English Bulldog can be expensive to own maybe because of their health deficiencies.