• Corgis

    8 days ago - By iHeart Dogs

    Average Size of Female: 24.25 pound · 22.05 pound - 28.66 pound
    Height: 9.84 inch - 11.81 inch
    Major concerns: monorchidism, Von Willebrand's disease, hip dysplasia, degenerative myelopathy , and inherited eye problems such as progressive retinal atrophy
    Minor concerns: Obesity
    Average Size of Male: 33.07 pound · 24.25 pound - 30.86 pound
    Life span: 12 years - 15 years on average
    Brief History on Corgi Origin
    The Pembroke Welsh Corgi lineage has been traced back as far as 1107 AD. It is said that the Vikings and Flemish weavers brought the dogs with them as they traveled to reside in...
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  • Pit Bulls

    8 days ago - By iHeart Dogs

    Average Size of Female: 30.86 pound - 59.52 pound
    Height: 16.93 inch - 22.05 inch
    Major concerns: hip dysplasia, cataracts
    Minor concerns: valve malformations and irregularities in heart rhythm, allergies
    Average Size of Male: 35.27 pound - 66.14 pound
    Life span: 8-15 years
    Brief History on Pit Bull Origin
    Formal breeds often considered in North America to be of the Pit Bull type include the American Pit Bull Terrier, American Staffordshire Terrier, American Bully, and Staffordshire Bull Terrier. The American Bulldog is also sometimes included. Many of these breeds were originally...
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  • Shar Peis

    8 days ago - By iHeart Dogs

    Average Size of Female: 39.68 pound - 55.12 pound
    Height: 18.11 inch - 22.05 inch
    Major concerns: Hip dysplasia, elbow dysplasia, luxating patella, prone to tearing/rupturing the cruciate ligament, bloat, atopic dermatitis, allergies
    Minor concerns: Familial Shar-pei Fever, tumors and cancers, thyroid disease, inflammatory bowel disease
    Average Size of Male: 55.12 pound - 63.93 pound
    Life span: 8-10 years
    Brief History on Shar Pei Origin
    The Shar Pei has been identified as a basal breed that predates the emergence of the modern breeds in the 19th century. According to historical...
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  • Airedale Terriers

    8 days ago - By iHeart Dogs

    Major Concerns: hip dysplasia, cancer, urologic conditions
    Lifespan : 12 years
    Avg Size of Female: 22.05 inch - 22.83 inch
    Occasionally seen: hip dysplasia, dermatitis
    Avg Size of Male: 22.83 inch - 24.02 inch
    Minor concerns: gastric torsion
    Brief History on Airedale Terrier Origin
    Airedale, a valley in the West Riding of Yorkshire was the birthplace of the breed. In the mid-19th century, working-class people created the Airedale Terrier by crossing the old English rough-coated Black and Tan Terrier with the Otterhound and an assortment of other breeds. In 1886, the Kennel Club of...
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