A French Bulldog!

The French Bulldog probably derived from smaller examples of the English Bulldog. The French Bulldog is a muscular, energetic, smaller dog with an affectionate and dependable nature.

French Bulldog History
The practice of setting dogs to attack bulls for the purposes of public entertainment had been established in Britain for over 6oo years before been made illegal in 1835. They would have had longer legs and more then likely came from a Mastiff type Dog introduced into Britain by the Phoenicians.

Temperament
Today's Bull Dog has a very different Temperament from its forebears. it is an affectionate and dependable dog that is good with Children, but known for its courage and its excellent guarding abilities.