Dogs are our friends, and they rely on us to make sure they’re healthy. Some breeds are prone to specific health concerns, and this infographic breaks it down.
If you have a dog, you might be aware of some of these already. And if you’re thinking about adopting one, you’ll want to be aware of any health issues that might pop up. This way, you’re prepared to give your friend proper care, and you know what to expect.
Bulldogs, for example, often suffer from breathing problems. According to the infographic:
Your bulldog’s small nostrils, elongated soft palate, and narrow trachea are the reasons why he probably snores and they can lead to a life threatening emergency if he gets overheated or overtired.
They include info on 25 breeds, and you can check out their full article at the link below, which includes even more information on each breed.
Originally posted 2016-01-14 09:14:46.