Welcome To The French Bulldog Guide
This website is designed for you to find out more information about the lovely French bulldog or Frenchie, or maybe even Frenchy! as its also known. So browse all the pages and enjoy finding out more and more about the lovable little dog with the adorable looking face!
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The French Bulldog
Also called the Frenchie, is a muscular and compact type that is terrific with small living locations. They have small-to-medium construct, concerning 22-28 pounds, and 11-13 inches high.
The Coat is short, smooth, and fine layer. Their skin hangs and is soft; especially on the head and shoulders where wrinkles develop. They shed layers during the change in periods, and might execute with the year. Brindle, fawn and white, brindle and white are the most common colors. All colors apart from solid mouse, black, liver, black and white, black and tan, and white with black are likewise allowable.
Gotta Love The Frenchy!!
There is no doubt there is something special about these brilliant dogs. Yes they take a bit of care and training and they do like the attention. But, what you get back from your French Bulldog (or Frenchies) – many people own more than one) is just so rewarding. So, please feel free to hang around and enjoy this site which is full or information, tips and articles that discuss every possible aspect of owning one of these brilliant little dogs.
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What You Need To Know
They need to be taken on long walks daily. Running around freely in a big fenced lawn is insufficient to please their instinct to stroll. Owners should also be aware that this breed is not good with high levels of heat due to the low level of the muzzle. They can experience breathing difficulty during extreme high temperature levels.
It is very important that this breed should not be worked too hard in warm climates as this could lead to heatstroke. Water and appropriate shade are imperative all the time, but particularly when very hot.
Courageous, yet affectionate and playful, the French Bulldog’s character is child-like. They love to be liked and seek attention, always wanting to be at the center of attention. They are constantly on the look-out, are analytical and brilliant, making them wonderful watch puppies. They are fun-loving, you’ll find them constantly enthralled simply by wandering around the yard. Friendly, loyal, and very kindly, they like to feel secure, but they can at times be persistent and demanding.
They are social and get along well with pretty mucheveryone, including other animals, dogs and youngsters. They may occasionally be a one-person pet, although normally they are more social; they occassionally have a tendancy to sulk if they feel put out or neglected.
The French puppy lives for being your friend! This breed is small, muscular, and has a hefty bone structure. Their affectionate attributes and balanced disposition makes them a hugely popular breed nowadays. They are generally alert and energetic, however low strung.
The French Bulldog needs very little pet grooming. Regular brushing with firm-bristle brush suffices, and bath time only needs be done when necessary.
The breed are known to be perverse and persistent at times. They are challenging to train, and can have a problem learning to act on commands. Owners will need to be persistent and patient. Some people have demonstrated success with crate training this type of dog, as they do have a tough time concentrating on the activity, and get easily sidetracked.
It is necessary for this breed to comply with fundamental commands, and puppy courses are among the very best ways to socialize this sometimes stubborn type. You will need to start training from an early age to overcome these unwanted habits and to get the best out of your Frenchy.
The French Bulldog is spirited, caring, and kindhearted. Reproduced mainly as buddy animal, this breed is intelligent, trainable, and at their happiest with close human relationships. They are generally excellent with kids, and are generally friendly towards other pets and /or dogs.
Some useful abbreviations
CKC = Continental Kennel Club, FCI = Fédération Cynologique Internationale, AKC = American Kennel Club
KCGB = Kennel Club of Great Britain, CKC = Canadian Kennel Club, ANKC = Australian National Kennel Club
NKC = National Kennel Club, NZKC = New Zealand Kennel Club, APRI = American Pet Registry, Inc.
ACR = American Canine Registry, DRA = Dog Registry of America, Inc., NAPR = North American Purebred Registry, Inc.