Thai Ridgeback vs Miniature English Bulldog

Compare the Thai Ridgeback to the Miniature English Bulldog. Use the tool below to compare temperament, size, personality, maintenance requirements, and everything else between Thai Ridgebacks and Miniature English Bulldogs.

Quick Summary

Below are a few quick comparisons between the two breeds.
  • Owner Experience - The Miniature English Bulldog is an excellent choice for new/inexperienced owners. The Thai Ridgeback is okay for new owners, but may not be as easy as the Miniature English Bulldog.
  • Children - Both the Thai Ridgeback and Miniature English Bulldog are great with children.
  • Grooming - Both the Thai Ridgeback and Miniature English Bulldog are very low maintenance and easy to groom.
  • Barking - The Miniature English Bulldog bark/howls frequently. The Thai Ridgeback has a low tendency to bark.
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Thai Ridgeback vs Miniature English Bulldog
Thai Ridgeback
White & Fawn Miniature English Bulldog
Breed NameThai RidgebackMiniature English Bulldog
General Details
Breed TypePurebredPurebred
Is Hypo­allergenicNoNo
Lifespan12-16 yrs.10-12 yrs.
Height20-24 in.10-13½ in.
Weight35-60 lb20-49 lb
IntelligenceHighAverage
History
Origin CountryThailandUnited Kingdom
Origin Year1650 ADUnknown
Temperament
Overall FriendlinessGoodVery Good
Family FriendlyVery GoodVery Good
Kid FriendlyVery GoodVery Good
Pet FriendlyGoodGood
Stranger FriendlyAverageVery Good
Personality
  • Enjoys Attention
  • Loving
  • Affectionate
  • Enjoys Attention
  • Loving
  • Likes To Snuggle
  • Willing To Please
Living Environment
ApartmentYesYes
IndoorNoYes
Small YardNoNo
Medium YardYesNo
Large YardYesNo
Temperature Tolerance ¹40°F to 80°F50°F to 80°F
Barks/HowlsBelow AverageVery Often
Exercise Needs
Energy LevelMedium-HighLow-Medium
Exercise RequiredMediumNone-Low
Top Running Speed28 mph12 mph
StrengthHighLow
Grooming Needs
Coat Main­tenanceMediumMedium
SheddingMediumLow
DanderMediumLow
Drool AmountNoneLow

¹This is estimated min/max temperature range for a healthy adult dog. Dogs that live indoors, puppies, seniors, unwell dogs, and/or dogs with improperly groomed coats may overheat sooner and get cold more quickly.
Instincts & Behavior Comparison
Breed NameThai RidgebackMiniature English Bulldog
Breed Mentality
Dominant/AlphaNoNo
Family/PackYesYes
IndependentNoNo
Breed Focus
Distracted EasilyNoYes
AverageYesYes
Focused & PatientNoYes
Breed Instincts
AggressionAverageBelow Average
Burrow/DiggingAverageAverage
ChasingAverageBelow Average
Follow CommandsAverageBelow Average
FightingAverageBelow Average
GuardingHighAverage
HerdingAverageBelow Average
HuntingAverageBelow Average
ProtectionHighBelow Average
Remove VerminAverageAverage
SleddingBelow AverageVery Low
WatchHighAverage
Health Comparison
Breed NameThai RidgebackMiniature English Bulldog
Lifespan
Lifespan12-16 yrs.10-12 yrs.
Appearance Comparison
Breed NameThai RidgebackMiniature English Bulldog
Coat
FurYesYes
Coat Type
Smooth CoatYesYes
Coat Texture
RoughYesYes
StraightYesYes
Coat Length(s)
ShortYesYes
Coat Color(s)
BlackYesNo
BlueYesNo
BrindleYesNo
FawnYesYes
RedYesYes
WhiteYesYes
BrownNoYes
Grey & BlackNoYes
White & FawnNoYes