French bulldog pet care
- Do French bulldogs make good pets and companions?
The French bulldog is a wonderful pet to have as a companion because it does not demand a lot of activity and is not difficult to care for in any way.
- Do French bulldogs make good guard dogs?
The frenchie can make an excellent guard dog due to its protective and territorial traits.
- Are French bulldogs good with children?
All dogs should be watched carefully when around children however the frenchie is normally good around children.
- Are French bulldogs easy to train?
The French bulldog does like to please its owner however they can be stubborn and hard headed, if you make the training into a game then they are more inclined to learn quicker.
- Doe’s the French bulldog bark a lot?
The French bulldog is rather a quiet dog who generally isn’t regarded as a barker.
- I live in an apartment; will it be big enough for a French bulldog?
French bulldogs are an excellent breed for an apartment as they don’t take up too much room and don’t require a lot of exercise; of course you should always give your dog a walk every day and let it enjoy the fresh air and get some exercise.
- I heard French bulldogs suffer from breathing problems?
Sometimes a French bulldog will have laboured or noisy breathing, their smaller nose openings can sometimes exaggerate their already noisy characteristics.
- Do French bulldogs shed a lot of hair?
The French bulldog has shorter hair and is single coated which means they shed less than many other breeds * Are French bulldogs easy to breed? Assistance may be needed from a vet as the French bulldog can sometimes be difficult to breed naturally; it is one breed that is harder to breed than many others.
- Are there any particular problems during birth?
Due to the shape and size of the French bulldog puppy’s head most puppies are in fact born by caesarean section with the help of a vet, they are not one of the easiest breeds to breed and often need help when giving birth. You should think very carefully before attempting to breed and deliver puppies yourself.
- Is the French bulldog easy to housetrain?
As is the case in all breeds of dog some are easier to housetrain then others, try to encourage them to use a certain area within the home after they eat, before they sleep and first thing on waking.
- I heard the French bulldog snores?
Due to problems with the breeds breathing deficiencies most French bulldogs will snore when they lay down, but providing otherwise your puppy or dog is healthy then this is just a natural trait with the French bulldog.