French Bulldog

Breed Description

The French Bulldog, or simply "Frenchie," is a popular breed known for its distinctive bat-like ears and friendly personality. Originally bred as a companion dog, Frenchies are now commonly used as family pets and companions. They have a small, compact body and distinctive short, smooth coat. Frenchies come in a variety of colors, including fawn, cream, and brindle.

Size Small. Adult males typically weigh between 16 and 28 pounds, while adult females typically weigh between 16 and 24 pounds.
Coat Type Short and smooth. Frenchies shed moderately year-round.
Temperament Friendly, affectionate, and playful. Frenchies are known for their love of human companionship and their ability to get along well with children and other pets.
Energy Level Low to moderate. Frenchies do not require a lot of exercise and are well-suited for apartment living.
Exercise Needs Low. Frenchies do not require a lot of exercise, but they do benefit from short walks and playtime in the backyard.
Grooming Requirements Low. Frenchies have short coats that require minimal grooming.
Lifespan 10-12 years on average.
Health Issues Frenchies are prone to certain health conditions, including hip dysplasia, breathing problems, and skin allergies.
Trainability Moderate. Frenchies can be stubborn and require consistent and patient training.
Good with Children Yes. Frenchies are known for their gentle nature and get along well with children.
Good with Other Pets Yes. Frenchies are generally friendly and get along well with other pets.
Origin France
Breed Group Utility
KC Recognition The French Bulldog is recognized by the Kennel Club UK as a member of the Utility group.

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