Tips To Take Care of Your Deaf Bulldog

Owning a deaf Bulldog is challenging yet rewarding. As humans, we are used to commanding dogs verbally and they oblige. However, things are a lot different when communicating with a deaf dog. Adjustments and learning new ways to communicate with a deaf dog are necessary to live a …

Inducing Vomiting in Your Bulldog: When And How

Inducing vomiting in your Bulldog can be life-saving especially when he ingests poisonous substances. There are over 100,000 cases of pet poisoning reported in the United States each year. So, knowing the basics of how to make your Bulldog vomit in urgent situations is an essential part of …

Pyometra in Bulldogs: An Owner’s Guide

Pyometra – “pyo” means pus and “metra” stands for uterus – refers to the thickening of the uterine lining and it leads to the accumulation of bacterial and infective fluid in the uterus. It is vital to treat pyometra in Bulldogs as soon as possible. The disease is …

Understanding False Pregnancy in Bulldogs

Known as pseudocyesis or pseudopregnancy, false pregnancy in Bulldogs is characterized by changes in the body and behavior of a female dog that resembles pregnancy. Bulldogs have big tummies whether they are male or female. Because of the shape of their bellies, some Bulldogs – especially the females …

Canine Parvovirus in Bulldogs: 10 Must-Know Things

Canine parvovirus in Bulldogs is a deadly disease that may kill an infected young puppy in 72 hours. With on-schedule vaccination and proper care, you can prevent the virus from harming your pet. Parvovirus in Bulldogs #1: How Does it Affect Your Pet Canine parvovirus is highly contagious. …

FAQs About Highly-Fatal Canine Distemper in Bulldogs 

Canine distemper in Bulldogs turns more severe, as these brachycephalic dogs – with the short-broad skulls that make breathing a difficult process – are prone to respiratory distress. With no direct cure, it is hard to alleviate this deadly, systemic, and contagious viral disease and about 80% of …

Bloating in Bulldogs: A Guide for Prevention, Treatment

Bloating in Bulldogs is a serious and often becomes a fatal disease that can happen in dogs irrespective of any age. Known as Gastric Dilatation-Volvulus (GDV) in medical annals, Bloat can be painful for your pet and easily kill him in a few hours. Also referred to as gastric torsion, twisted stomach, or stomach torsion, it is the second most common cause of death in senior dogs after cancer.  …

Tips To Prevent, Treat Antifreeze Poisoning in Bulldogs

Antifreeze products used in cars contain ethylene glycol, an organic compound that can easily poison and kill pets. As little as 8 tablespoons of antifreeze can kill a 48-pound Bulldog. Even small amounts of antifreeze are toxic to your dog’s organs, including kidneys, liver, and the brain. Preventing …

Hypothyroidism in Bulldogs

Obesity, lack of proper care, and frequent use of steroid medications may cause hypothyroidism in Bulldogs. With many symptoms of underactive thyroid overlapping with signs of various other health disorders, owners often failed to notice and treat the problem in their pets. When left untreated for long, hypothyroidism …

Fly-Biting Syndrome in Bulldogs

The fly-biting syndrome in Bulldogs is a condition where in a dog appears to be snapping at non-existent flies or insects. Dogs who show this behavior are reported to be watching something near his face before suddenly biting or snapping at it. Studies indicate the possibility of various …

Worms in Bulldogs: Types, Treatment, Prevention 

Intestinal parasites are a threat to your pet. Worms in Bulldogs can be of different types and cause various health problems unless your dog is dewormed regularly. With adequate awareness, attention, and medication, you can prevent the severity of parasite infestation and keep him hale and hearty.  Types of Worms in Dogs Worms in Bulldogs can be of the following five common types.  Hookworms  Roundworms  Whipworms  …

Spaying Your Bulldog: Pros and Cons 

Are you planning to have your Bulldog spayed? Spaying is one of the most effective ways to control the pet population. Not only spaying in dogs is critical in promoting pet birth control, but it also comes with health benefits. However, the procedure may come with some health …

Dogs in Heat: Understand Your Bulldog’s Heat Cycle 

Understanding your Bulldog’s heat cycle is necessary whether you plan to breed or not. The knowledge about this topic will help you understand what happens to your female Bulldog’s body, how you can successfully breed her or prevent her from getting pregnant. As your female Bulldog matures into …