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Finding a Good Vet for a Healthy Bulldog


Every pet owner needs to find a good vet to make sure their pet stays as healthy as possible. For an English Bulldog owner, there is an added layer of complexity. Because  Bulldogs commonly have health issues, many vets have the policy to perform surgeries on things like pinched nostrils. Bulldogs also have more problems with anesthesia. In the case that they do need surgery, too much anesthesia can be dangerous. We have spent years breeding Bulldogs who are healthy. That...

Is It Good for My Bulldog To Go To Doggy Daycare?


Is It Good for My Bulldog To Go To Doggy Daycare? You bought your first AKC-registered English Bulldog from us, but after a few months, life hit full swing. It’s pushing you in every which way, diverting your time from the newest addition to your family, a bulldog puppy. And perhaps you’re wondering “Is it good for my bulldog to go to doggy daycare?”  You don’t want to be perceived as a bad adoptive puppy parent, but life just keeps...

Are English Bulldogs Good With Kids?


Are English Bulldogs Good With Kids? So you’ve decided that you want to adopt a loving puppy into your family. And for some reason, you are drawn to bulldogs and want to know if they are good with kids before you commit. As a potential bulldog adopter, it is vital to do your research before diving in.  A bulldog that is too hyper or dominant could potentially be a bad match. And this is where the breeder comes into play....

What Is the Best Dog Food for English Bulldogs?


What Is the Best Dog Food for English Bulldogs Bringing a new English Bulldog puppy home for the first time can be one of the most exhilarating but also terrifying experiences. One of the most important decisions is choosing the best dog food for English Bulldogs. Because this is such an important topic we wanted to break down the discussion in both video and written format. Feel free to continue reading as well as watch our video on the best...

Potty Training Your Bulldog Puppy


Potty Training Your Bulldog Puppy Bringing home a bulldog puppy is an exciting and rewarding experience, but it also comes with the responsibility of potty training. Bulldogs are known for their affectionate nature and unique charm, but like all puppies, they require guidance and consistency to learn proper bathroom etiquette. Potty training your bulldog puppy is a crucial step in fostering a clean and harmonious environment for both you and your furry companion. We will help give you effective strategies...

Is Your Bulldog Eating Too Fast?


Is Your Bulldog Eating Too Fast? Few things are more adorable than watching your bulldog come in from running around outside and lap the water up like they are running a marathon. And the same can be said true for when they chow down their food faster than you can say their name. Despite the fact we might think it’s “cute” it actually is not, and can be very harmful.  Dangers of Bulldogs Eating Too Fast Bulldogs love to eat...

Should My Bulldog Go to Obedience Class?


Should My Bulldog Go To Obedience Class? If you’ve been considering whether or not your bulldog should go to obedience school, you’ve landed on the right page. You may have mixed feelings when you hear the word “obedience.” However, we want to help provide you with the most well-informed guidance on what, when, why, where, and the pros and cons of taking your bulldog to obedience school. What Is Obedience Classes? The American Kennel Club defines obedience classes as helping...

Brindle English Bulldog Color Guide (2024)


example of a Brindle English Bulldog Puppy Brindle English Bulldog Puppies For Sale Color Guide History of the Brindle Coat The Brindle Bulldog coat is typically classified as a standard or traditionally accepted coat color within Bulldog Clubs and the AKC.  Historically, the Brindle English Bulldog was one of the original coat colors within the English Bulldog breed standard originally created and observed.  It is important to understand that the brindle color is actually a color pattern that accentuates multiple...

White English Bulldog Color Guide (2024)


White English Bulldog Puppies For Sale Color Guide History of the White Coat The White Bulldog coat is typically classified as a standard or traditionally accepted coat color within Bulldog Clubs and the AKC.  Historically, the White English Bulldog was one of the original coat colors within the English Bulldog breed standard originally created and observed, with the 2nd color being red. In the early 1800’s Bulldogs were primarily used for jobs connected to bull baiting and bear hunting in...

Fawn English Bulldog Color Guide (2024)


Fawn English Bulldog Puppies For Sale Color Guide History of the Fawn Coat The fawn Bulldog coat is typically described as a reddish/blonde color and is classified as a standard or traditionally accepted coat color within Bulldog Clubs and the AKC.  Historically, the fawn coat color was quite possibly considered undesirable during the early formation of the English Bulldog breed.  In the early 1800’s Bulldogs were primarily used for jobs connected to bull baiting and bear hunting in Europe.  The...

Traveling with Your Bulldog: Tips and Considerations


Traveling with Your Bulldog: Tips and Considerations Traveling with your beloved bulldog can be an exciting adventure, but it also requires careful planning and consideration to ensure a safe and enjoyable trip for both you and your furry friend. Bulldogs are known for their unique personalities and special needs, so taking the time to prepare properly can make all the difference. Whether you’re planning a road trip or simply exploring your local area, here are some essential tips for traveling...

Socializing your English Bulldog


English Bulldog Socialization Have you ever experienced a bulldog that has cowered or even snapped at you while being approached? All the while, the owner of the dog explains that “Fifo just doesn’t like strangers”. More than likely, the dog in question was not introduced to a basic socialization program as a puppy. A proper socialization program introduces and educates the young puppy about the world around them. The critical learning period for an English bulldog puppy is within the...

Does Your English Bulldog Need A Dog Walker?


Is it essential to hire a dog walker for your English Bulldog? When it comes to hiring a dog walker, it depends on your situation and how much time you can afford to give your dog. The problem is that many of our adopters live in the city, and urban life is busy. If you have a Bulldog and spend most of your time at work, you won’t be able to provide for your dog’s needs without some help. 1....

English Bulldog Potty Training


The Best Way to Potty Train an English Bulldog Puppy Potty training your new English Bulldog puppy can certainly be a difficult task. Living in an apartment increases the difficulty. It’s important to respond promptly when your puppy needs to potty, and if you live in an area where you don’t have quick access to a grassy area this can be a real problem. You must get it right the first time, if a puppy isn’t potty trained well, fixing...

Best English Bulldog Dog Food


What is the Best English Bulldog Dog Food? Just like diets for humans, English Bulldog dog food brands market a variety of fad diets. These diets have a wide range of proposed benefits, but some may not have benefits at all, and others could be dangerous. In the case of the grain-free diet, research is being done to determine whether it increases the risk of dilated cardiomyopathy (a type of heart disease).  Benefits of a Grain-Free Diet Those who support...

Do You Need Pet Insurance For Your Bulldog?


The Inconvenient Necessity of English Bulldog Pet Insurance We haven’t always recommended pet insurance for our English Bulldog Puppies for Sale. However, as it becomes more common, and vet bills become more expensive, it is very helpful. Now, as responsible English Bulldog breeders we recommend that you consider getting pet insurance. It is very much worth looking into. What is pet insurance? Insurance for your pet is just like health insurance for you. You pay a monthly bill, and they...

How to Give Your Bulldog Puppy a Bath


Once your new puppy is home, you’re going to need to start giving them baths. It’s not just to keep them clean, it’s also a valuable socialization tool. The more consistent you are with bath time now, the easier it will be to give your bulldog puppy a bath as they get older. Getting ready Before you start, make sure you have everything you need right next to the sink or bathtub where you intend to bathe your dog. It’s...

English Bulldogs and Doggy Day Care


So you’ve bought your first AKC registered healthy English Bulldog from us. After a few months, life has hit full swing and is pushing you in every which way, diverting your time from the newest addition to your family, Jack. We all understand when life hits those busy seasons whether around the holidays or during the school year and encourage considering doggy daycare for those busy seasons. PUPPY HEALTH While some people may discourage daycare, we believe it helps develop...