Bulldogs & French Bulldogs
Treat & Prevent

Bulldogs and French Bulldogs are prone to a wide range of painful and debilitating breed-related medical conditions. Most can be prevented and safely treated at your home, at a minimal cost.

Category:   Bleeding / Discharge

Nose Crusty Hyperkeratosis

What is that?

Bulldog Nasal & Nasoplanter (paw pads) hyperkeratosis is due to the abnormal production of keratin. Keratin is found in hair, nails, and the outer skin layer.

Symptoms

Mild hyperkeratosis symptom is a crusty nose and/or paw pads. Severe hyperkeratosis can be painful with visible bleeding fissured callus, and infection.

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Interdigital Cyst

bulldog and French bulldog interdigital cysts

What is that?

Bulldog interdigital cysts seen in the interdigital web space are usually due to your bulldog's bristly short hair traumatic implantation and inward growth during movement. Skinfold moist dermatitis, allergies, and obesity will compound the problem.

Symptoms

Red oozy swollen red bumps between your bulldog toes. They can be painful, your bully might limp, and the infected inflamed cyst might rupture, bleed, and get infected.

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Bully Ear Disease Otitis

What is that?

Ear disease in bulldogs is very common due to their abnormally narrow ear canal, poor upward cell migration, and the breed's propensity to allergies.

Symptoms

Wide range of symptoms including itching & rubbing of the ear, inflammation, redness, discharge, odor, infection, hyperplasia of the ear canal, pain, and discomfort.

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Bacterial Ear Infection

bulldog infectious bacterial otitis

What is that?

Bacterial ear infections can be due to a wide range of organisms that mostly inhibit the external ear canal and are treated with bully topical therapeutics. If they reach the medial and inner ear systemic antibiotics will be required.

Symptoms

Ear infection usually inflicts pain and discomfort, itch, rubbing, purulent discharge, and bad ear odor.

Treatment

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Yeasty Ears

What is that?

Yeasty bully ears are due to yeast organisms. The fungi are part of your bulldog's skin and ear microflora. If the ear's skin barrier is injured, it will overgrow, and yeasty ear disease will ensue.

Symptoms

Yeasty bully ears are often itchy, thickened, crusty, swollen, discolored, and painful, with a smelly discharge. Dr. Kraemer's V4B bully rinses and wipes in low-cost bundles can help prevent and manage this condition.

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Allergic Otitis

Ears Allergic Otitis in Bulldogs and Otitis In French Bulldogs

What is that?

Ear allergies are led by environmental atopic and food allergies. The ears are extensions of the skin thus dermatitis and otitis are often diagnosed simultaneously.

Symptoms

Itching & scratching is the whole mark of allergies, inflammation, swelling, redness, foul odor, and pain.

Treatment

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Otitis Externa

Otitis Externa Ear Disease in Bulldogs and French Bulldogs

What is that?

Bulldog and French bulldog otitis externa is an ear disease of the external ear canal usually due to the bulldog breed's narrow ear canal, lack of normal cell migration, and propensity to allergies. It is usually a mix of inflammation and infection.

Symptoms

Otitis externa typically presents as an itchy, red, swollen, painful ear, combined with a strong odor and a heavy discharge. Routine preventive rinsing and wiping with our bully therapeutic topicals are critical.

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