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frequently asked questions

What is a French Bulldog? A French Bulldog is small compact package of adorability. Their smooth, shiny coat makes them very easy to maintain and keep clean. What sets a French bulldog apart from other breeds? They are always affectionate, have a charming personality and an unwavering loyalty to their owners.  They are a perfect combination of charm, loyalty, and a dash of goofiness, all wrapped up in a small, muscular package.

What is the average size of a French Bulldog? They usually weigh between 16 to 28 pounds and stand just about a foot tall. They fall into the small-medium category of dogs.  Their small, compact size also makes them perfect companions in smaller living quarters, such as apartments. 

What is the average lifespan of a French Bulldog? The average lifespan of a French Bulldog is 10 to 12 years, making them a decade long family member.

 Do French Bulldogs require a lot of exercise? Frenchies are very low maintenance when it comes to exercise. The healthiest routines for frenchies is short walks, 2 to 3 times per day, followed by cozy cuddle sessions. This makes them the perfect companions for a laid-back lifestyle.

Are French Bulldogs good with children? Absolutely! French Bulldogs are the teddy bear of the dog world, and usually get along great with kids! Their playful and affectionate nature makes them fantastic companions for little ones and they are always ready for playtime and a lot of love.

What are the grooming needs for French Bulldogs? The frenchies smooth , short hair requires very minimal grooming.  Think minimal fuss and no need for a lot of brushing sessions. A weekly brush to keep their smooth coat shiny, and the occasional bath to maintain that fresh "Frenchie smell," is all you really need.

Do French Bulldogs have health concerns? Frenchies can have a few health concerns. Because of their flat-faced features, they may deal with some breathing issues. It is also important to watch for skin and joint issues. Keeping them in good shape requires regular vet check-ups, a multi-vitamin and watching for respiratory issues. It is important to keep them cool during hot days, and to avoid intense exercise in extreme weather. Treat them like the little royalty they are, and you're on the right track!

Are French Bulldogs easy to train? Training French Bulldogs is like teaching a clever, but occasionally stubborn friend, some new tricks. They can be trained rather quickly with positive vibes and treats, but expect a bit of their independent spirit to shine through. It's all part of their charming nature. 

What is a Fluffy French Bulldog?
 A fluffy French Bulldog has more fur than a regular short-haired Frenchie. The fluffy Frenchies short coat has a plush fur that you just want to run your fingers through. However, the coat is still short, making it easier to maintain than other breeds with fluffy fur. 

How do I take care of my frenchies skin folds? To care for a French Bulldog's wrinkles and skin folds, gently clean them regularly with a damp cloth. This prevents dirt build-up and helps to ensure that their folds of skin stay dry and clean.  Applying a pet-safe moisturizer can also help maintain the skin's health and prevent irritation.

Things to know before getting a French Bulldog