Staffordshire Bull Terrier “Dog Tag” Print

This print combines hand drawn lettering with illustration. Each one is hand-printed on my press in a deep inky green, then individually signed.

Image Size: 190 x 240 mm (including signature)
Paper Size: 315 x 315 mm (approx)

Unframed print: £40 (+P&P worldwide shipping)
Framed prints: £80 (+P&P, UK addresses only)

Unframed Staffordshire Bull Terrier

DTSBT
£40.00

Framed Staffordshire Bull Terrier

DTSBTF
£80.00
We LOVE your design! Describes our Harley perfectly. Best description of a Staffy Bull we've ever seen. Thank You!
Kathy (USA)
Just wanted to say thank you so much for the staffy dog tag print. It was for a friends birthday yesterday and she just loved it! It arrived so quickly and it was packed so well, it arrived in perfect condition.
Rebecca (UK)

Personalize Your Print

Personalized Dog Tag print

You can personalise your Dog Tag print with a short dedication (up to 10 words).

This is written by hand, in pencil, below the dog tag image and above the signature (like the example in the picture for Benson the Labrador).

Choose this option and enter your own words at the checkout, if required.

About Staffordshire Bull Terriers

The popular Staffy is much misunderstood and often unfairly maligned by the media. They are (according to Kennel Club statistics at the time of writing) Britain’s 5th most popular dog, yet they also top the list of breeds in rescue centres and shelters in the UK. The truth is that while the Staffy might look like a tough dog, they are actually big softies - a loving, reliable and affectionate family dog, devoted to their human companions.

The Kennel Club recommends the Staffordshire Bull Terrier as being particularly suitable for families with children - one of only 2 breeds to deserve such a high accolade - and they describe the Staffy as “extremely reliable, highly intelligent and affectionate, especially with children."

Created in England in the late 18th and early 19th century, Staffies were a cross between Bulldogs and Terriers, bred for the ‘sport’ of dogfighting by working class men. Staffies were expected to live harmoniously with their families, often in small spaces with lots of children. No aggression towards humans was tolerated and it is said that any dogs showing even the slightest signs of ill will towards their family members were ruthlessly weeded out.

Their reliable, loving nature and affinity for children is the reason that Staffords have earned the nickname “The Children’s Nursemaid” or “Nanny Dog”

Framing

I make custom vintage style frames for my prints. Whenever possible I use reclaimed wood and each frame has its own pattern of knots, dinks, scratches, nail holes, wonky edges and aged patina.

Currently frames are available in reclaimed pine, hand-painted in Old White with a chalky matt finish. Frames are approximately 38 cms (15”) square and are fitted with crystal clear acrylic ‘glass’. They come ready to hang.

These prints also fit very nicely into standard frames, such as the Ikea Ribba 52x52 cm square frame, using the included matt/mount of 29x29 cms.