作家就像那些生活過於優裕、品種純正的狗——就拿法國鬥牛犬來說吧——即便他們非常特殊，依然難以生存。 Being a writer is like being one of those riskily overbred pedigreed dogs—a French bulldog, for instance—poorly suited for survival despite their very special attributes.
接下依序是約克夏犬、黃金獵犬、鬥牛犬、法國鬥牛犬、西施犬及哈瓦那犬，瑪爾濟斯及哈巴狗並列第10。 Next in popularity were the Yorkshire terrier, golden retriever, bulldog, French bulldog, Shih Tzu and Havanese. The 10th spot was shared by the Maltese and the pug.
這裡有不少健壯的動物，象松獅犬、大麥町犬、法國鬥牛犬和荷蘭毛獅犬，它們具有完全不同的性格和外貌。 Here are sturdy animals with as different personalities and appearances as the Chow Chow, Dalmatian , French Bulldog , and Keeshond .
我往其中一家店裡望去，突然想起我一直想要一隻法國鬥牛犬，正打算走進去，我的女友拉了拉我的衣袖，嚴肅地看著我，說道：「不行。」 Peeking into one store, I suddenly remembered that I had always wanted a French Bulldog and was about to go inside when my girlfriend tugged at my sleeve, looked at me sternly and said, "No."
真正的泰坦尼克號沉沒時，一個乘客把狗從狗社裡放了出來，一名倖存者回憶，他看見一條法國鬥牛犬在海里游。 As the real ship sank, a passenger freed dogs from their kennels and a survivor later recalled a French bulldog swimming in the ocean.
愛犬俱樂部表示，去年新進榜的是法國鬥牛犬及哈瓦那犬。 New to the list for 2005 were the French bulldog and the Havanese, the kennel club said.