Category: Health & Care

Cleft Palate in Bulldogs

What is cleft palate in dogs and why does it occur? Cleft palate is a common occurrence in dogs. It occurs in all breeds and has an incidence rate of up to 25 percent. However, brachycephalic dogs breeds like Shih Tzus, Bulldogs, and Boxers have a 30% increased …

Is It Possible To Make Bulldogs A Healthy Breed?

Funny looks and amazing personalities: we love Bulldogs the way they are. The only problem is they have a lot of health issues. As lovers of the breed, we wonder: can we make Bulldogs a healthy breed? Flat-faced, round-bellied and wrinkly skinned, that’s what best describes the appearance …
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Cherry Eye in Bulldogs

Have you seen cherry eye in Bulldogs? Cherry eye is one of the most common eye problems in Bulldogs. Dogs have something we call the third eyelid. Its function is to protect the eye and help distribute tears all over it. Cherry Eye occurs when there is a …

Heat Stroke in Bulldogs

Heat Stroke in Bulldogs and other brachycephalic dogs are pretty common especially during hot days. So as an owner of a Bulldog or other flat-faced dogs such as Pugs, Shih Tzus and Pekingese, you should be extra-careful. There are many factors that affect your Bulldogs likeliness to experience …
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Benadryl Dosage for Bulldogs

Yep, dogs can suffer from allergies, too, and oddly, Bulldogs seem to be more prone to it. If you’re a new owner, knowing the right Benadryl dosage for Bulldogs is worth knowing. There are different anti-histamines in the market. New ones often come in non-drowsy forms but Benadryl, …

Anasarca Puppies: What are Bulldog Water Puppies?

Have you ever heard of Bulldog Water Puppies? Dog lovers rarely talk about water puppies despite being common. Water Puppies or Walrus Puppies are suffering from Water Puppy Syndrome or Anasarca. This is a potentially fatal condition that is commonly found in short-nosed dog breeds such as Bulldogs, French …

Cleaning and Clearing Tear Stains in Bulldogs

Like in most short-faced dog breeds, tear stains in Bulldogs are pretty common. Most of the time, you can wipe the tears and gunk away but sometimes the tears can leave stains that won’t go away – and this can be a problem since those stains can cause …
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Taking Care of Bulldog Wrinkles

Bulldogs aren’t Bulldogs for their unique looks and personalities and those Bulldog wrinkles are sure part of their charm. But just as much as we adore Bulldog wrinkles, they need to be properly cleaned and taken care of.  If neglected, those folds can get infected causing pain and …

5 Tips To Better Take Care of Bulldogs

Bulldogs are a special breed. They may have adorable looks and wonderful personalities but all those come with a price. Compared with other dogs, Bulldogs have unique bodies and they are prone to an array of health issues. So, we’re giving you a few tips to take better …

Feeding Requirements for Bulldogs

Bulldogs can be greedy eaters and will quickly gain weight if you do not monitor their dietary intake. While purchasing dog food, always look for high quality options that fulfill your dog’s basic nutritional requirements. Bulldogs are prone to obesity and excess weight gain can stress their joints, …
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My Bulldog Farts So Much! How to Deal With Bulldog Farts?

If you’re a Bulldog owner, you may have probably noticed that your Bulldog farts so much. Farts – stenchy ones – sure are a Bulldog thing but the excessive farting isn’t exclusive to the breed. Other dog breeds such as Boxers, French Bulldogs, and Pugs are also notorious …

Top 5 Grooming Tips for Bulldogs

If you are in need of a furry friend that will laze around with you on the couch all day long, perhaps you need to bring home a Bulldog. Bulldogs are much loved by their owners and are genuinely easy to care for. Like most dogs, Bulldogs enjoy …

Caring for a Bulldog: The Things You Need to Keep In Mind

Bulldogs are loyal and devoted companions that can become the perfect addition to your family. While bulldogs enjoy playtime and walks, they tend to become lazy and stubborn as they grow older. This makes them less enthusiastic about walks and physical activity. Bulldogs are known for their friendly …