The average weight of a French Bulldog is between 16 and 28 pounds. Males weigh 20 to 28 pounds, while females weigh between 16 and 24 pounds. The average height for a French Bulldog is around 11 inches.
French Bulldogs, also known as Frenchies, were initially created in England for the purpose of being a miniature Bulldog. These dogs would join English lacemakers on their way to France, explaining how the French part of their name came to be. Frenchies have a pleasant temperament, are easily trained and get along well with children. These dogs were first introduced to the United States at the Westminster Kennel Club dog show in 1896.