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      Bullmastiff Characteristics

      Size
      Large
      Energy
      Low
      Coat
      Short, dense, shiny.
      Weight
      99-130 lbs
      • Size

        Large

      • Energy

        Low

      • Weight

        99-130 lbs

      • Coat

        Short, dense, shiny.

      About Bullmastiffs

      Bullmastiffs are one of those breeds known as "gentle giants." Despite their size, these dogs are sweet-natured, calm and willing to please, making them excellent family pets and protectors. They are very intelligent and learn quickly. Bullmastiffs are not very active dogs and, despite growing to be up to 130 lbs. as adults, and can do well in an apartment as well as a larger space.

      Did You Know?

      Bullmastiffs are hefty dogs, weighing up to 130 lbs., and most of that is muscle.

      Origin

      This breed was most likely developed around 1860 by Englishmen who sought a hunter with the strength of a Bulldog and the size of a Mastiff.