French Bulldogs & Heat Stroke The Frenchie has shorter airways than most dogs and this leads to less chance of the air which the dog takes in cooling and as dogs cannot sweat the only means they have of cooling down is by panting. There are other factors that can lead to heat exhaustion in dogs and particularly the frenchie, the dog’s physical condition, the age of the dog and  [ Read More ]

Disaster Preparedness Given what seems to be an increasing frequency of disasters, Frenchie owners should have emergency and evacuation plans in place for their animals as well as for their human family. First, make sure that your dogs are permanently identified (microchips or tattoos), and that they are trained (which makes them easier to handle in emergencies, especially if other people must help care for them). A basic “disaster kit”  [ Read More ]

Winter Holiday Hazards For your Frenchies Here are some tips for keeping your pets out of danger during the holiday season. AVOID Holiday Food Items That Could Cause Problems For Your Pet Alcoholic beverages Chocolate (baker’s, semi-sweet, milk chocolate) Coffee (grounds, beans, chocolate covered espresso beans) Moldy or spoiled foods Onions, onion powder Fatty foods Salt Yeast dough PLANTS Lilies that may be found in holiday flower arrangements could be  [ Read More ]

Allergies in French Bulldogs There are many dogs that suffer from different forms of allergies. French Bulldogs appear to have a predisposition as many of them have some form of allergies. The following article will outline the different types of allergies and their treatment options. Overview: The most common types of allergies in dogs and particularly French Bulldogs include atopy (environmental/seasonal allergy), food allergy and flea allergy dermatitis. In all  [ Read More ]

Frenchie Dental Care

Here is one of the pictures of the photoshoot, Anne Hathaway, did for Instyle Magazine. The French Bulldog’s name is Gogo. He is her brother’s frenchie.

A Letter To My Vet Hi! I’m a French Bulldog, and unless you are extremely lucky, you may not have any other patients of my rather rare breed. If that is the case, please let me alert you to some special health needs of Frenchies, as our friends call us. Though our Minimum Daily Requirement for human companionship and love is high, our day-to-day needs are simple. Petting keeps our  [ Read More ]

Hercules and Cody are best buddies. They love to play at the park. To see more pics and video go

Hercules and Cody

French Bulldog Temperament He’s been called “the clown in the cloak of a philosopher,” and this loveable little companion dog is exceptionally good-natured. He is particularly affectionate toward his master and the children, and can even be a bit possessive. They are excellent with children! He will need to be a part of the family and will want to be in close contact with you. Each “frenchie” possesses his own  [ Read More ]

WATCH VIDEO: HERCULES AT 9 MONTHS EATING BONE

WATCH VIDEO:HERCULES MEETS CHICKENS AT THE FARM

WATCH VIDEO: HERCULES MEETS PIGS AT THE FARM

5 TIPS TO HELP YOUR DOG LIVE LONGER Healthy Dog Food With vets and websites promoting everything from homemade dog food to the latest puppy supplements how can you weed out the valid advice? Nothing is worse than the feeling of losing a loved one, and for many people their dog is right up there. If you could easily extend a loved one’s life by five or ten years would  [ Read More ]

DOGGIE TARTAR

Homemade Dog Food Dinner: Doggie Tartar 1 cup of dry dog food 3 eggs 1/2 cup ground hamburger

FRENCH BULLDOG DIET AND NUTRITION FACTS FACT #1: There have been 5300 dog food scares in 2006 and 2007, with over 3600 pet deaths. FACT #2: Many Commercial dog foods contain chemicals and bi-products such as Phosphoric Acid, Butylated Hydroxysanisole, Ethoxyquin, Sorbitol or Propylene Glycol (which is used in antifreeze! ) FACT #3: These bi-products and chemicals may lead to Cancer, Obesity, Heart Attacks, Kidney Disease or even Death. FACT  [ Read More ]

HERCULES @ 9 MONTHS

HERCULES AT 9 MONTHS

HERCULES: WALK AFTER HURRICANE IRENE

HERCULES AT 10 MONTHS

Rescue a Frenchie:Available for Adoption Click on the photo for more info on each Available Dog. All dogs are spayed or neutered. Read each bio very carefully, as not every rescue frenchie is suited for every home. If you feel that a certain frenchie is a good match for you and your lifestyle, then apply for them through our ONLINE APPLICATION, by clicking on the “APPLY FOR ME” link on  [ Read More ]



Hercules loves to jump in his toy box and play with all the toys he has.

Little Herc has been dreaming a lot lately. He even barks in his sleep. It is so cute. Stay tuned

Hercules and his friend Batpig flaunting their cuteness!!

You can now follow me on twitter at Hercthefrenchie

Pictures of little Herc with his new shirt.

Hercules has a new friend froggy that he loves to attack during the day and snuggle with at night

Little Hercules loves to show off his big bark!! woof!!

Little Herc received a big box of toys today from his uncle and is enjoying every moment!!

Hercules is finally home! He ate, played a while, and went back in his crate. He was so happy when