Why is my Bulldog red?
In the intro, I mentioned there are three causes of red or bloodshot eyes in English Bulldogs. These are tear gland inflammation, dry eye, or possibly an allergy in most cases where you see a bloodshot appearance. Here are some more details on those red eye causes.
Why is my bulldogs skin pink?
Porphyrin. In a dog’s tears and saliva is a substance called porphyrin that occurs naturally. Over time their constant licking of the fur and skin around their muzzle and eyes can change the color to a pink hue due to this substance, especially if they’re licking a lot or if their eyes tend to tear a lot.
Do English bulldogs change color as they grow?
We start to change color somewhere between 6 and 18 months old. Our final color is anywhere from a light silver blue to dark slate blue. Our puppy coat had a different texture than our adult coat too.
Is it normal for Bulldogs eyes to be red?
Your bulldog may develop a red eye every once in a while. While it is a common condition (in fact, I think it is safe to say that most bulldogs will get red eyes at some point in their life), going without treatment may aggravate the condition and cause further damage to your bulldog’s eye, something you do not want.
Why does my English Bulldog have a hot spot?
Bulldogs commonly struggle with hot spots(moist eczema). A hot spot usually develops from over scratching, itching or licking. The initial itching is usually brought on by allergies to food, pollen, insect bites or an infected wound. Even a poor quality topical flea treatment can cause a hotspot.
When do you Know Your Bulldog has diarrhea?
It is considered an emergency if your Bulldog has diarrhea that is accompanied by the following symptoms: Bloody or black stool, If the stool smells rotten, Enlarged tummy, Lethargy, Vomiting, Presence of worms in the poop, Depression, Diarrhea that persists for more than 48 hours, And green pus from the nose, eyes, or genitals.
How can you tell if your English Bulldog has a yeast infection?
Yeast infections are easy to detect because of the gnarly smell coming from the infected areas. Sometimes you might find a yellow goo in between the folds. Wrinkles that have been continuously neglected will become swollen, red and eventually begin to bleed! Ewww! Let’s hope not !
Which is the most challenging condition for an English Bulldog?
Arguably, the most challenging condition in English Bulldog Care is facial fold infections. One of the most obvious and desired characteristics of the English Bulldog is their wrinkles. Most would agree, the nose-rope, deep wrinkles on the face and folds canvassing his body are what make the Bulldog unique.