History of the French Bulldog Breed

England provided the foundation for our modern Frenchie: the old bulldog. Breeders in France developed the smaller bulldogs into a distinctly “French” type and American breeders set the standard that prescribed the all-important “bat ears.” We begin with the bulldog in England. The ancestral type was not our modern bulldog but the bulldog of 150-200 years ago: a strong, athletic dog, high on the leg, and capable of being used in that barbarous activity called “bull-baiting.”

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Pet Insurance for French Bulldogs: Is It Worth It?

Millions each year make the decision to bring a pet into their home. For dog owners, several breeds exist, from mixes to purebreds. French Bulldogs are one of the most popular of the smaller breeds that dog owners seek out. While French Bulldogs are known for their fun personalities and relatively easy care, there can be added costs to care for one appropriately.

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