The FCI (Federation Cynologique Internationale), a world canine organization that inludes most European countries, as well as countries in South and Central America and the Caribbean, Asia and the Pacific, the Middle East, and Africa, has a new Breed Standard for French Bulldogs. This...
Blue Book 2014 7th Edition.pdf (3,1 MB)
Together with the Genetics Committee of the ACVO (American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists), the OFA has recently completed the 7th Edition of “Ocular Disorders Presumed to be Inherited in Purebred Dogs,” commonly known as the Blue Book...
Be VERY CAREFUL to keep your Frenchies cool during this hot weather.
But just in case, please download this important file and read it; and keep it handy in case you need to review it!
HEATSTROKE.pdf (62,1 kB)
Pyometra can be misdiagnosed or undiagnosed. If you have an intact bitch, please read this article that was in the AKC Gazette in April 2011. If your bitch should seem to be feeling unwell a few weeks after having been in season, please consider pyometra and get her checked out...
Bebout Award Presented to Massachusetts Federation of Dog Clubs and Responsible Dog Owners
The American Kennel Club (AKC) is pleased to announce that the Massachusetts Federation of Dog...
Would your Frenchie like some cold summer treats that are healthy, too???
Here is a wonderful snack that fits the bill!
Homemade Dog Treat Recipe Doggie Ice-Cream
2 cups vanilla yogurt
2 Mashed bananas
2 tablespoons honey
Mix ingredients and freeze in ice cube tray.
Our Main Menu now has a section for articles that we think will be of interest and helpful to Frenchie owners.
Please visit it often. Our first download is a very important and timely discussion of how to deal with heat stroke in Frenchies.
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• American Kennel Club
• Canine Health Foundation
• French Bulldog Rescue Network
• French Bulldog Village
• Chicago French Bulldog Rescue
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Join us for our monthly club meeting at 7 PM on Weds. September 7.
Since Chris will be in Italy then, we will meet at Jane Blackerby's house, where there should be a few pugs for us to play with.
We will talk about how the Specialty went, and do some planning for the Pet Expo and maybe a Holiday...
Heartland French Bulldog Club Concurrent Specialty
Saturday, August 20, 2016
Part of the Topeka Capital City Classic 8- show cluster.
Kansas Expo Center; One Expocentre Drive,Topeka, KS 66612
Entries close: 8/03/2016 at noon (12 p.m.)
A good time was had by all!
Thanks to all who organized, worked, entered, attended, and generally supported our show. It was a wonderful weekend!
Our 2015 HOLIDAY PARTY at Jane Blackerby's home was a huge success! Great food, fun, and fellowship was a perfect kickoff for the holiday season. Thanks to Jane and Mark for being such great hosts, and to all for the excellent food! Here are Jim Grebe's...
Our August Specialty was our largest entry yet! Thanks to all who entered, who helped, who attended, and who bought raffle tickets!
The results of the show can be downloaded here.
Here are photos for your enjoyment (thanks to Ron...
Our annual PICNIC on May 16 was lots of fun!
Grillmaster Chris worked his magic on brats, Italian sausage, chicken breasts and pork loin (see photos).
The side dishes were delicious, and all very low-cal.
The kids and dogs had fun, and so did the adults. If you want to save any of...
HFBC SPRING SPECIALTY - MARCH 14, 2015
The specialty was a great success thanks to the hard work of all involved.
The raffle, the dinner, the trophies, and the general fun were all extraordinary.
Here are some photos..... if anyone has photos they would like to add, please send them to...
The 2014 HOLIDAY PARTY WAS HELD AT BLUE PEARL VET CLINIC ON SATURDAY DEC. 6
The food was terrific (thanks, all), decorations were great, and the Greedy Gift Exchange was the big hit of the evening.
Here are a few photos of the party.
MEET THE FRENCH BULLDOG!
The Heartland French Bulldog Club held a "Meet the Breed" and "Responsible Dog Ownership" event on Saturday September 13, from 8 AM until 1 PM at the "Bark in the Park" event in Raytown, MO.
The weather was beautiful, and everyone...
Our 2014 PICNIC was a great success!
Lots of dogs, guests, friends, and tons of great food. Here are some photos to remind you of the event.