Buddy is a Japanese footwear brand that made its debut in 2012. The concept of the brand is to develop items that will be long loved by customers and therefore become a “buddy”. Buddy shoes are all made in Japan using the highest quality materials such as premium suede and vulcanized rubber soles. Buddy shoes all come with individualized leather patches on the insoles ensuring the handcrafted nature of each individual shoe. The english term for buddy means “best friend” and “dog” therefore the brand has named each shoe style with a breed of dog… see our selection of the Bull Terrier range below and find your long life buddy!