Did you know that French Bulldogs aren’t even French? They actually originate from England.
So if Frenchies aren’t from France… then where do they get their name?!
In 1898, the first French Bulldog specialty show was held at the luxurious Waldorf-Astoria hotel in NYC. This was also the first time the Frenchie received serious media attention and was sure to be responsible for their subsequent increase in popularity.
The French Bulldog enters the Westminster Kennel Club with an entry of 100.