What is tail docking on an English bulldog?

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Tail docking is performed on English Bulldogs and other breeds of dogs mainly for cosmetic purposes. It was believed many years ago that tail docking improved a dog's speed and strengthened it's back, but those beliefs turned out to be false.
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Not everyone docks the tails of their English Bulldogs. It is
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when puppies are born, for the first 2 or 3 days I believe, the dogs have little to no blood flow to the tails with almost no sensitivity or control. It is then that most dogs receive
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English bulldogs sometimes tend to be genetic nightmares. They tend to have problems in the folds of their face, between the toes, ears, and tail. The skin is "bunched"
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to mutilate it
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