Updated: Jul 22
This is a great question for someone who is thinking about getting a french bulldog or already has one.
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Do you plan to go on long distance runs with your dog?
No, French Bulldogs are not well-suited for long-distance runs due to their brachycephalic (short-nosed) structure, which can lead to breathing difficulties. They prefer shorter walks and moderate exercise to stay healthy and happy.
Are you looking for an inside or outside pet?
French Bulldogs do great as both inside and outside pets. As long as it is not too cold or too hot outside they love the fresh air and the free space to roam around. They are great in the house too, the perfect size, minimal shedding, their love to nap just about anywhere, and not much barking gives them the title as "Apartment Dogs".
Will it be a problem if your dog is the center of attention?
Dogs often enjoy being in the spotlight and receiving love and attention from their owners and others. As long as the attention is positive and doesn't lead to any behavioral issues, it can actually strengthen the bond between you and your furry friend.
Do you want a friend that snuggles with you and never wants to leave your side?
Absolutely! French Bulldogs are known for their affectionate nature, making them wonderful companions that love to snuggle and stay close to their owners, providing constant warmth and companionship.
Will it bother you if your dog Snores, Snorts, and Farts?
No, these quirks are common and accepted among French Bulldog owners, adding to the breed's charm and humor. Their adorable snoring, snorting, and occasional flatulence are endearing traits that are embraced with affection and understanding.
Are you a person who walks their dog in really HOT or COLD weather?
No, French Bulldogs are not typically walked in really hot or cold weather due to their temperature sensitivity, particularly because of their short snouts, which can make it challenging for them to cope with extreme temperatures.
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What fur length do you like most?
Answer: Short Fur
With a French Bulldog, short fur is often favored as it helps to regulate their body temperature, keeping them comfortable in various climates. They are not none for excessive shedding.
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Do you want a dog that can swim?
French Bulldogs are not natural swimmers due to their brachycephalic (short-nosed) facial structure and body formation, which can make swimming difficult and potentially dangerous.
What size are you most comfortable with for an adult dog breed?
Answer: 15-35 Pounds
A size range of 15-35 pounds is often preferred for adult dog breeds, including French Bulldogs, as it strikes a balance between manageability and companionship.
Will it be a problem for you, if your dog is really stubborn?
The French Bulldog's stubborn nature comes from the bulldog family tree and is embraced by owners who value their endearing and devoted personalities, fostering a strong and loving connection.
What kind of ears do you prefer?
French Bulldogs are known for their bat ears, which are a defining characteristic of the breed, lending them a unique and utterly charming look that captures the hearts of dog lovers everywhere.
Do you want a dog with a long tail?
No, a long tail is not preferred for a French Bulldog, as they are known for having naturally short and often screw-shaped tails, which are characteristic of the breed.
Learn More about French Bulldogs on our French Bulldog FAQs Page.