Special challenges in breeding bulldogs

November 22, 2010 12:00:00 AM PST
For nearly 90 years the bulldog has represented Fresno State Football and the mascot has become synonymous with Fresno and valley pride. But amid the short and stout exterior, the bulldog hides several genetic challenges, including a difficulty breeding. That has many owners turning to a Fresno veterinary hospital that caters to the special breed and its reproductive issues.