The breed is healthy and lives a long, happy life. As a precaution, a hip, patella, and ophthalmology evaluation is indicated.
Bichons' fur makes them look unreal. The AKC says they're healthy. Teeth and ears need extra care to prevent infection, but that's it.
A responsible breeder should screen for hereditary abnormalities, especially since Chihuahuas might have cardiac problems if not properly bred.
Aussies need mental and physical activity. Keep these intelligent dogs challenged so they don't outsmart their owners.
Basenjis aren't popular, but it's not their fault. Basenjis don't inherit their ancestors' diseases, thus they're a healthy dog breed.
These 60-pound dogs have a 14-year lifespan. Thanks to their lush coat, Siberian Huskies look more muscular than they are.
Whippets are naturally slender, therefore their weight must be monitored. Whippets can live up to 15 years if they are healthy.
The Border Collie is one of the most nimble & hard-working canines in the world. They need lots of exercises. Excellent health might also be a result of this.
Beagles are the AKC's most popular hound dog. As with other breeds, hereditary disease exposure depends on the breeder.
As these dogs enjoy to exercise, they should have their hips and elbows checked to guarantee a healthy 12 to 15-year existence.
As such, they need regular exercise and adore working with people. Despite being prone to some ailments, AKC says they're generally healthy and live up to 14 years.