Top 10 healthy Dog Breeds
In this post we have tried to rank top 10 most healthy dog breeds from descending order as followed by their capability, training, health problem etc.
10. Border Collie
Collie is a high-energy breed renowned for its agility, intelligence and obedience, Coates lists the Border collie as one of healthiest. With a lifespan of 10 to 14 years, Border Collies are prone to health problems including seizures and hypothyroidism. A breed that is eager to please with a high level of trainability, Border Collies should be provided with plenty of daily exercise as well as regular access to the outdoors.
9. Alaskan Malamute
The Alaskan malamute is a large breed of domestic dog .The most commonly reported health problems of Alaskan Malamutes were musculoskeletal and hereditary cataracts. Other health issues in Malamutes include Elbow dysplasia, inherited polyneuropathy, chondrodysplasia, heart defects, and eye problems.
8. Shetland Sheepdog
Shetland Eye can be affected by a group of related eye problems known as collie eye anomaly. It affects the retina and the optic nerve. There is no treatment for Shetland eye, and its fairly widespread among the breeds that are affected by it.
7. German Shepherd
Aortic stenosis is the common disease to this dog. Aortic stenosis is a narrowing of the aorta, the large blood vessel that carries oxygen-rich blood from the heart to the body. Aortic stenosis usually shortens the dogs lifespan, but it can be managed with medications.
6. Pembroke Welsh Corgi
The Pembroke Welsh Corgi is a herding dog breed, which originated in Pembroke shire, Wales. Pembroke have an average life expectancy of 12–15 years. Health problems may include degenerative myelopathy, hip dysplasia, and Von Willebrands disease if their parents suffered from the same problems.