XL Bully dogs: applying the conformation standard

Sets out the physical conformation standard for the XL Bully breed type in Scotland.

Examples of XL Bully breed types

These pictures are indicative of what an XL Bully looks like. A dog does not have to look exactly like this to conform with the standard above.

Reader note: Some of the dogs below have cropped ears. The cropping of a dog’s ears is an offence under the Animal Welfare Act (Scotland) 2006.

Dog 1
Dog 2
Dog 3


Email: xlbullydogenquiries@gov.scot

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