• Dec 3, 2019

the Standard American to the bull is not adopted by FCI yet.

Standard American to the bull ABKC (American Bully Kennel Club)

GENERAL IMPRESSION

the American Bulli has to make an impression of big force for the size. Compact, average and the big size of a dog with a well-muscled body and the square head. Movements powerful and, in too time, free. The main sign of breed is the heavy frame. However, the nature of breed American the bull does not correspond to frightening appearance at all.

 American to the bull with a photo ball

On a photo: American to the bull

CHARACTERISTICS

the American Bulli — breed the partner shows to
confidence, interest in life, along with great desire to be pleasant and become the favourite of family. It does the American Bulli by the excellent family partner. Despite powerful and frightening appearance, the American Bulli in behavior is gentle with adults and children, and very benevolent to strangers, is friendly with other dogs and animals. Aggression to the person or dogs, the extreme shyness or rage are very atypical for the American Bulli and are very undesirable. However the bull should not forget about education and training American .

HEAD

The excellent heavy, big and wide head of the American Bulli illustrates breed type.

Average length, with a wide skull, pronounced muscles of cheeks and highly put ears.

Ears are put highly and can be natural or are cut off.

Eyes — equally are accepted all colors except for blue eyes which are a shortcoming, and albinism (pinkish-red) which are subject to disqualification. The lack of a pigment around eyes is undesirable. The eye shape is oval, slightly roundish, eyes are deeply put in a skull and located far apart. Visibility of the third century has to be minimum.

Shortcomings: Blue eyes. The third eyelid is excessively visible.

Defect: Both eyes which are not coinciding on color.

The disqualifying shortcomings: Albinism of eyes.

The muzzle is short, average length and wide in width. Length of a muzzle is shorter, than skull length for 25%-35% (1/4 to 1/3) from the total length of the head. The heavy square muzzle with sharp transition to a cranial part, is not lowered.

Jaws — are accurately outlined.

The lower jaw – has to be strong and is parallel to the muzzle which is not hitched up.

Lips — not skintight with dampness elements (also Extreme of types is admissible at XL), but are not preferable.

Shortcomings: A muzzle too long or made narrower, lack of the expressed stop, a weak lower jaw, a vzdernutost of the lower jaw the hitched-up or zakurnoshenny nose excessive bryl.

Upper teeth – densely close the lower teeth from outer side with a nozhnitseobrazny bite.

Shortcomings: direct bite, недокус, having a snack or distortion of a jaw.

Serious shortcomings: big недокус or having a snack on 1/4 inches or is more.

A nose — all colors are acceptable except albinism (light pink color).

NECK

Heavy, brawny, a little curved, narrowed from a shoulder to a back part of a skull. Compact the average size, has to be with the minimum flabby skin (some friability of skin is admissible at XL and Extreme of types).

Shortcomings: Neck too thin or weak neck too short or too long.

FRONT EXTREMITIES

Shoulders strong and brawny with a wide shovel, are widely put and taken away back. The shoulder is approximately equal to length of a shovel and from about 35 to 45 degrees join at an angle.

Front extremities straight lines, pyast short and vertically put.

Paws (elbows) — slightly turned out outside are allowed, but no more than 45 degrees.

Shortcomings: The vertical or loaded, too short shoulders. Elbows are twisted more, than by 45 degrees Weak pyast, the bent front extremities, the turned-out pyast.

BODY

Brawny, massive, the body type compact, average length, makes an impression of big force for the size and illustrating breed type the American Bulli.

Edges are well bent, dense in the field of an otkhozhdeniye from a backbone form the deep breast reaching elbows.

Front legs are quite widely placed in the parties that causes the developed breast.

The breast, has to be deep, wide and is well filled.

 the Puppy American to the bull of a photo

On a photo: puppy American to the bull

BACK

Rather short, has to have a small inclination down or the straight line, is allowed a small short inclination in buttock area to the tail basis, the small vysokozadost (slightly above back extremities also Extreme of types is allowed at XL) is allowed, but it is not desirable in a compact size (type a package). The American Bulli has to have the square format of a body equal on length when it is measured from a shoulder point to a point of a buttock and from withers to the earth.

Shortcomings: Back extremities are higher, than withers weak top back extremities a wheel, close put skakatelny joints.

BACK EXTREMITIES

With well developed muscles, low put skakatelny joints, are not twisted neither inside, nor outside (small deviations are admissible at XL and Extreme of types).

Muscular development, corners and width of back extremities have to be in balance with front extremities.

At survey behind an extremity have to be direct and parallel.

The croup has to have a small descending corner.

Shortcomings: The Skakatelny joints twisted outside or inside (small deviations are admissible at XL and Extreme of types).

A narrow back part, straight lines or excessively expressed corners of a skakatelny joint curve paws.

TAIL

Average in comparison with the size of a dog, low put, narrowed to a bottom, falling approximately to a skakatelny joint.

In the quiet, weakened state the tail has to be lowered down. At the movement the tail remains at the back level. At excitement the tail can be lifted up, lifted up, but never has to be bent by a hook over a back (a cheerful tail).

The tail has to be equal, without zalom and curvature.

Shortcomings: The tail long or too short, is approximately one inch higher or lower than a point of a skakatelny joint. A cheerful tail (a bend a hook over a back). The overwound tail or with zalomy. Extremely short tail.

The disqualifying defects: the twisting or stopped tail.

PAWS

Average size, well svodisty and compact, skintight.

Shortcomings: The dismissed or flat paws, long fingers.

WOOL

Glossy short, dense, rigid to the touch.

Shortcomings: The curling or wavy wool.

Serious shortcomings: Long wool.

COLOUR

All colors and patterns are admissible, except for a color Merl.

Disqualification: color Merl

SIZE

Dogs have to be healthy, in good shape without symptoms of obesity.

Weight — is not present any special weight for breed.

Height and weight have to be in a proportion of structure of a body.

Growth – depends on features of all types American to the bull

All types American to the bull, described in American Standard Bully are a key element of pedigree type.

All Bully types have characteristics and lines as it is described in the standard and are key elements of any type in breed American to the bull.

Dogs 17 ″ – 20 ″ (43 — 51 cm) in withers. Boughs 16 ″ – 19 ″ (40 — 48 cm) in withers.

GAIT

Has to be easy and powerful, movements have to be free and vigorous with a powerful push of back extremities (a certain similarity of the getting movements and awkwardness is admissible at XL and Extreme of types, is not welcomed in other types).

Front and back extremities have to be in balance with each other.

Paws do not come neither inside, nor outside, nor a cross, do not interfere with each other.

The dog moves in one plane — each paw moves in one plane together with other paws on one party.

Shortcomings: Rocking of the case an amble the shaking movements high raising of front extremities the getting movements or awkwardness (an exception at XL and Extreme of types where it is admissible) the front and back extremities which are not moving in the same plane, hinder legs move too close.

SHORTCOMINGS

Shortcomings which will be punished, but not being disqualification for display:

The third eyelid is excessively visible

A muzzle too long or pointed

Lack of the expressed stop

Weak jaw

The jaw is bent up.

Nose albinism (light pink)

The hitched-up or zakurnoshenny nose.

A tail too long or too short (is about one inch higher or lower from a point of a skakatelny joint)

The twirled tail (gay tail)

Direct bite

Easy having a snack

Small недокус

Curve or cross bite

Neck too thin or weak

Neck too short or too long

The vertical or loaded shoulders

Forepaws too short

Excessive vyvernutost of a pyasta (inside or outside)

The bent forepaws

Sharply inclined пясть (weak pyast)

The twisted paws

The Skakatelny joints twisted outside or inside (an exception at XL and Extreme of types where this vyvernutost is admissible)

The curling or wavy wool

Movement: rocking of the case an amble the shaking movements high raising of front extremities the getting movements or awkwardness (an exception at XL and Extreme of types where it is admissible).

The front and back extremities which are not moving in the same plane, hinder legs move too close.

SERIOUS SHORTCOMINGS

Shortcomings have to be severely punished, but are not the reason for disqualification:

Both eyes which are not coinciding on color

Strong having a snack or недокус (1/4 inches or more)

The overwound tail

The twirled tail

Hall of a tail

Too short tail

Long wool

DISQUALIFICATION

Existence and display of aggressive behavior in relation to people

Pink or eyes of an albino

Merl color or pattern

Unilateral or bilateral a kriptorkhizm (is absent it is possible or both small egg)

Unilateral or bilateral deafness (deafness on one or both ears)

The twisting tail

Scanty tail

Classic BullyAMERICAN BULLY CLASSIC

It is the amendment to the main standard which determines Classic Bully by its structure of a body. Boughs and dogs have easier format and have smaller body weight, but all the same have lines of "Bully".

The main lines of Bulli – the angular heavy head, a short square muzzle, heavy bones, muscles and the compact case. Generally, with a bigger kostistost and muscle bulk, than at modern "teryerny type" of the American pit bull terrier and the American Staffordshire terrier.

Dogs 17 — 20 inches (43 — 51 cm) in withers. Boughs 16 — 19 inches (40 — 48 cm) in withers.

It is the amendment to the main standard which determines height of the adult of Pocket Bully. Dogs to the 17th inch (up to 43 cm) in withers. Boughs to the 16th inch (up to 40 cm) in withers.

The Pocket Bully type is lower, than standard American Bulli. Except this difference in other Pocket Bully represents the same type of breed and follows the same standard as standard American Bulli.

It is the amendment to the main standard which determines Extreme Bully by its structure of a body. Boughs and dogs with more massive structure of a body (a bigger kostistost), bigger lump of a body (it is more than muscles), than standard American Bulli. Except this distinction of Extreme Bully follows the same standard as standard American Bulli except for listed below:

— Lips — a floor end and even, some accepted weakness (also Extreme of types is allowed at XL), but is not preferable.

— A neck – Some friability of skin is allowed at XL and Extreme of types.

— A back – the Small vysokozadost is allowed at XL and Extreme of types.

— Back extremities — Skakatelny joints are slightly twisted outside, also Extreme of types is allowed at XL.

— Dogs 17 — 20 inches (43 — 51 cm) in withers. Boughs 16 — 19 inches (40 — 48 cm) in withers.

It is the amendment to the main standard which determines the adult's height XL Bully.

Dogs 20 — 23 inches (51 — 58 cm) in withers. Boughs 19 - 22 inches (48 — 56 cm) in withers.

XL Bully above than standard American Bulli. Except this difference for the rest XL Bully represents the same type of breed and follows the same standard as standard American Bulli except for listed below:

— Lips not skintight with dampness elements (also Extreme of types is admissible at XL), but are not preferable.

— A neck – Some friability of skin is allowed at XL and Extreme of types.

— A back – the Small vysokozadost is allowed at XL and Extreme of types.

— Back extremities — Skakatelny joints are slightly twisted outside, also Extreme of types is allowed at XL.

Read more information on breed American to the bull in our article "Breed of dog American the bull" .

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