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an old breed of powerful deep-chested smooth-coated dog used chiefly as a watchdog and guard dog

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Social work student Sharlene and civil servant Mark Snr, both 42, also believe Alfie picked up that their other French mastiff was seriously ill.
MONDAY, AUGUST 12, 2013 THE owner of the French Mastiff alleged to have bitten grandma Carol Mason on the face has been traced.
A three month old male French mastiff dog and 4 month old German Shepherd pup were presented with history of growth in left eye since one month.
At two foot high, muscular French mastiff Ethel towered over basset hound Bertie, who can barely get off the ground with his fourinch legs.
Massak speaks with Mike Grieci, right, as Firefighters Kyle Forrest, left, and Matt Marcil play with a French mastiff puppy named Barkley.
DOGGONE IT: Nine-year-old Alice Coates of Lockwood relaxes with her dogs Henry (left) a French Mastiff and Rotweiller Rocky at the 2004 RSPCA Fun Dog Show Pictures by Andy Catchpool (2816-4-04); HOOPLA: An athletic little terrier has fun speeding through the obstacles on the agility course (2816-2-04)
The Dogue de Bordeaux, also known as a French Mastiff, were originally used as hunting and guard dogs in 12th century F ra n c e .
Take "Tequila & Bonetti," a deservedly short-lived 1992 CBS series that featured Jack Scalia as a cop paired with a large French mastiff. Inexplicably, the program was popular enough in Italy that Sony eventually produced additional episodes for Italia Uno, having the central character (again played by Scalia) relocate to Rome.
Thor, an 11-week-old French Mastiff, was saved when a vet performed an emergency operation.
Police said the grandmother sustained numerous bite wounds as she tried to protect the child from a French mastiff which had escaped from a pen.
Unless I am mistaken, it's a French mastiff - a powerful breed that was originally bred to fight bears.
A GRANDMOTHER is appealing for help after she was bitten on the face by a French Mastiff as she tried to protect her pet from an attack.
A WOMAN FROM FOREST HALL WAS BITTEN ON THE FACE BY A FRENCH MASTIFF AS SHE TRIED TO PROTECT PIP, HER PLUMMER TERRIER, FROM AN ATTACK.
We also meet Warren and his giant French mastiff Buddy, and the delightfully eccentric Marianne, who has a passion for little, white fluffy animals, but denies her tiny pooch is a baby substitute.