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French Bulldogs: The Size of the Fight in the Dog


“It’s not the size of the dog in the fight, it’s the size of the fight in the dog,” Mark Twain.

Mr. Twain was correct when it comes to Harley, a 3-year old French Bulldog. Harley actually managed to stop a burglar from entering the home of Samantha Sanchez in Vista, CA. A motion activated camera had been installed in the house to monitor Harley periodic epileptic attacks or seizures.  Camera caught the unidentified man attempting to enter. Next thing she saw was the open door and 30-lb. Harley standing there in a pose that says “just make my day.”

There’s also a story from a couple of years back of the French Bulldog, also in California, who chased away three black bears. (the narrator misidentifies the species in the video, though brown in color they are black bears and not Grizzly Bears – thank goodness for the dog).

Lesson learned: California French Bulldogs are tough customers.

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