Rocky Mountain Rawhide Olde English Bulldogges and Olde French Bulldogges

The Olde Victorian Bulldogge

Vintage depictions of Olde Victorian Bulldogges from the era. Artists unknown.

Vintage depictions of Olde Victorian Bulldogges from the era. Artist credits unknown.

The OVB is a large olde-style bulldogge that is being bred and shown to the Victorian era standard.

  • smooth coated
  • wide heavily built torso and chest
  • large headed
  • thick bones BUT that do not impede vigor
  • broad muzzle with a short face, but not too short to hinder breathing capabilities
  • hindquarters should be slightly higher than the foreparts.
  • symmetrical body
  • well muscled
  • loyal and courageous
  • must have a stable temperament
  • rounded ribs with a wide chest narrowing towards the loins without exaggeration.
  • forelegs are muscular, straight and wide apart, not bandy or curved
  • hind legs are strong and muscular
  • hocks are slightly bent
  • feet are round and compact
  • colors include all brindles, solid white or pied, solid red, fawn or fallow
  • black, or black and tan, is not acceptable

The Olde English Bulldogge is a replication of the Victorian Bulldogge of many years ago.