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What exactly is a French Bulldog puppy? The French Bulldog is a small breed of domestic dog. In the 1800s, “Frenchies” were the result of a cross between bulldog ancestors imported from England and local ratters in Paris, France. French bulldogs descend from the Molossians in ancient Greece. They were spread through the ancient world by Phoenician traders. British dogs were developed into the Mastiff. A sub-family of the Mastiff was the Bullenbeisser, a type of dog used for bull-baiting.
To reduce their size, some bulldogs were crossed with terriers, while others were crossed with pugs. By 1850 the Toy Bulldog had become common in England, and appeared in conformation shows when they began around 1860. These dogs weighed around 16-25 pounds, although classes were also available at dog shows for those that weighed under 12 pounds.
At the same time, lace workers from Nottingham began to settle in Normandy, France. They brought a variety of dogs with them, including Miniature Bulldogs. These dogs became popular in France … (read more)