These cute little dogs are enjoying a serious comeback. Here’s the scoop on the 9th most popular dog in America.
11FRENCH BULLDOGS HAVE ROOTS IN ENGLAND.
French bulldogs’ origins are murky, but most sources trace their roots to English bulldogs. Lace makers in England were drawn to the toy version of the dog and would use the smaller pups as lap warmers while they worked. When the lace industry moved to France, they took their dogs with them. There, the English bulldogs probably bred with terriers to createbouledogues français, or French bulldogs.