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How big does a french bulldog get?

You can’t help but love the French Bulldog. As long as he can get lots of attention and stay close to you, this sweet dog can live almost anywhere. Considering its popularity among the public, it’s no wonder the American Kennel Club (AKC) ranked it fourth out of all breeds. It’s a no-brainer on so many levels! This pup is a member of AKC’s Non-Sporting Group. In any case, this has no bearing on the size of the dog since it encompasses a broad range of breeds. As opposed to working dogs, these animals did not have specific jobs, such as herding or guarding. Frenchies are flat-faced or brachycephalic breeds, which contributes to their size and care.

How big does a french bulldog get

Many breed standards specify a range of height and weight. But French bulldogs do not fall into that category. His height ranges from 11 to 13 inches and his weight is under 28 pounds. It’s true that females are smaller than males. Any dog over that limit is disqualified by the AKC. Balanced is an ideal trait, too. Despite his small size, the Frenchie has a lot of muscle.

In relation to the dog’s proportions, the head of the French Bulldog is quite large. In addition, his front legs are shorter than his rear ones, which explains how his weight is distributed. This pup feels like he’s all muscle, but at the end of the day, this pooch isn’t the most energetic of canines.

Weight chart for French Bulldogs

Below are the weight ranges of the French Bulldog, which provide an indication of its growth pattern. Small dogs mature much faster physically and sexually than a large breed like a Newfoundland. At age 12 months, he will reach adult weight. In contrast, a bigger dog will reach the same milestone at 16 months or older.

Male French Bulldog Weight Chart

    Age Weight Range
3 months 8.5–12.75 lbs
6 months 15.5–23.5 lbs
7 months 13–24 lbs
8 months 17–26 lbs
9 months 18–28 lbs
10 months 19–28.5 lbs
11 months 19.5–29 lbs
1 year 20–30 lbs

Female French Bulldog Weight Chart

    Age Weight Range
3 months 7–12 lbs
6 months 13.5–22 lbs
7 months 15–24 lbs
8 months 16–26 lbs
9 months 16.5–26.5 lbs
10 months 17–27 lbs
11 months 17–27.5 lbs
1 year 17.5–28 lbs