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 ]

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

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 ]