Does your French Bulldog follow you around the house everywhere you go? Can they not let you out of their sight?
If so, your dog might be what is called a velcro dog.
Velcro dogs, or “Velcro Dog Syndrome” is just another way to say that your dog is very clingy to the point where it has become a problem.
Clingy dogs, sometimes called velcro dogs, follow their owners everywhere they go. This behavior is also called Velcro Dog Syndrome. It’s impo
Just as Frenchies are prone to separation anxiety, they also commonly exhibit clingy behavior. They really love their owners! French Bulldogs have been selectively bred to be dependent on their owners.
Velcro Dog Syndrome is often confused with separation anxiety because of their similarities, however, there are a few key differences. Clingy dogs are more likely to develop separation anxiety.
While you may think this clingy behavior is cute and loving, it may be caused by emotional or physical distress. A sudden onset of clinginess may mean something health-related is going on; check with your vet.
Fortunately, there are few things you can do to prevent your Frenchie’s clinginess from developing or getting worse.