French Bulldog Puppies For Sale
Affectionate, Alert, Cheerful, Independent, Lively, Loyal, Playful, Quiet, Social
|Adult Weight||22-28 lbs|
|Adult Height||11-13 in|
|Life Expectancy||9-11 yrs|
|Rating||5.0 (25 reviews)|
The French Bulldog also affectionately known as, the Frenchie, Frenchie puppies, appeared during the 19th Century in Nottingham, England as a smaller version of the English Bulldog and is often referred to as the Toy English Bulldog. The purpose was to make a smaller, miniature, lap dog with similar characteristics to that of its ancestor.
Appearance and Grooming
With its dark eyes that are set wide apart, broad and deep muzzle, large bat ears, black or lighter nose and thick upper lips that hang down over the lower lips, this dog is supported by its strong and heavy bones. It has medium fine coat which is short and smooth. Its skin is loose and forms wrinkles around the head and shoulders. Its coat is brindle, brindle and white, cream or cream and white, fawn or fawn and white, fawn brindle, white, white and brindle, white and fawn, black, black and fawn, black and white, fawn and black, fawn brindle and white or gray and white. It also can have black, brindle or white markings or spots of colors. It needs little grooming and regular brushing as it is an average shedder. Your new puppy will also need regular nail clippings, ear cleanings and, more often, a face cleaning.
This funny little puppy is known for being a class clown of sorts. They enjoy playing and entertaining their family, as well as cuddling and snoozing with their favorite person. They are sociable, sweet, and fun loving with a bit of a stubborn streak.
Family and Companionship
Bred for centuries as a companion, they are particular fond of people, and become extremely attached to their families. Though they make for the perfect companion, they are not the best choice for someone who works long hours or spends a lot of time away from home.
This sturdy and spirited breed needs daily walks and plenty of active play to burn off energy, but do keep it away from the water as these dogs aren’t known to swim well if a tall. They are sensitive to hot and cold weather and so they will need proper protection from the elements when playing outdoors.
Training and Socialization
These dogs are very smart, and training them is easy as long as you make it seem like a game and keep it fun. Their playful and sometimes stubborn nature is not ideal for training them for agility or obedience competitions, as they are free thinkers and spirits. Its temperament requires a calm, but firm, patient and consistent trainer who can manage a proper communication with it. Training session should be short and full of praise and rewards.
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Frequently Asked Questions
The average life expectancy is 10 to 12 years.
Yes, but because this breed has a single coat it sheds far less than most other breeds.
Yes, but not all do. Snoring can be aggravated by breathing deficiencies
Though somewhat territorial and protective French Bulldogs aren’t known to be good guard dogs, but they do make for excellent watch dogs, alerting their owners when something is amiss.
French Bulldog’s don’t typically bark much unless given reason to.
Yes, these pups love to be with their owner and family. They are full of love and affection and are always looking for a warm lap to snuggle on.
French Bulldog’s are known to be wonderful companions to children. However, like any dog young children need supervision, especially when your little one is still a puppy. This is for the safety of both the child and the dog.
This depends on the personality of your pup. Early socialization with people and other dogs is so important for the development of puppies and will set the stage of what your puppy will and will not tolerate as they grow into adulthood.
No! They actually originated in China. They were sent to France, where they became popular and where they adopted the name of Bouledogue Français (French Bulldog).
French Bulldogs reach their full adult size at approximately 9 months of age.
These cuddly little ones were bed as lap dogs, companionship dogs, guard dogs, and tracking dogs through history.
This breed is top heavy making it very difficult for them to swim. Some like water and others do not. Careful supervision is a must if you take your French Bulldog in or near the water.
French Bulldog comes from the ancient English word French Bulldogg, which means “playful little friend”.
No. This breed has a double coat, which means that they do shed.
Not exactly. This breed tends to drool only when they’re excited. So the drool will be dependent on how happy of a dog you have!
Bodhi is so healthy, and amazing. Can’t imagine life before him. Process was smooth with Premier Pups.
We have been so excited to get a Frenchie and our dream came true. Premier pups was more than helpful as we went through the process of purchasing our baby and having him flown. When he came home he had gotten sick and a lady from premier pups gave me her cell number and texted me all day helping me to make sure he was eating and what to do. Now he is more energetic, spoiled and our family just can't get enough of him.
We adopted Our puppy baby on October 1st 2016 He is perfect ! Premier pups is the best route we could have taken. He's so healthy and playful ?? Thank you guys for giving us a great puppy ! Will always come to you for any others in the future.
Our pup loves his new home. He's already visited his vet here in Virginia and on his file the vet put, "This dog is AWESOME!" He loves running around the house and keeping mom and dad on their toes. Thanks to Matt and everyone for letting us pick him up early on Tuesday (5/9/17) where we had a long drive home. Everywhere we go people fall in love with him, how could you not?
Our boy, Frankie, is perfect! He has the best temperament and is amazing with our young children! He is also very friendly with strangers! He is such a sweet boy and is very smart! We loved our experience with Premier Pups! We plan to add an additional Frenchie to our family soon and Premier Pups is where we will go for our new addition!
I purchased Mr. Louis Vedder Stiner (Sergio) for my 39 year old son as a companion to help give him support through some very trying medical problems. I have not seen my son this happy/excited for almost a year. Thank you premier pups for your professionalism and prompt service transporting Louie to my son. There are a lot of scams out there, premier pups is not one of them.
We purchased Nova a week ago and she is the spunkiest, loving little Frenchie. We have laughed more, smiled more and love every second of her snorts. The process was so easy and the service was outstanding. They took the time to answer all of our questions, explained everything to us. We took her to her first vet check and she’s healthy and happy. Staff even called to check in on her. Nova made my dreams come true and I love every second I get to spend with her. Thank you Premier Pups for being awesome and giving us our first baby!
Hello - We agreed to buy my son a puppy when he made Eagle Scout-who knew he'd do it at 13! So after searching tons of shelters and websites looking for a small dog , we fell in love with Scouts face and quickly purchased her. Within 2 days she was flown in a private jet to a local town. The owners helped surprise my son with the puppy. It was great to see his face. She came with a LOT of medications and instructions and I was very worried. People doub bted me buying a dog on the internet. But she got a clean bill of health from the vet on her first visit and was off all the meds. And I am happy to say I am writing this today as she has finished her Spay operation. There was a concern that a french bulldog would have to have a narse ( nasal ) surgery also; but the Surgeon said she is had the best nose he'd seen. The dog is in good health and my son is happy. Thank you!
Thank you! We love our little Chloe. (Frenchton) She just turned a year and she has brought so much joy to us this past year. She is truly a sweety!!