Most Diseased Dogs’ And Cats' Breeds
September 7, 2018 09:01
People have been breeding domestic dogs and cats for centuries, selecting the best qualities and character features. The animals have been changing over time, becoming smaller or larger. Of course, there were some negative consequences as well. Each breed acquired their genetic diseases and unfortunate predispositions.
Most diseased dogs’ breeds
Pugs refer to brachycephalic breeds, with a peculiar feature on their face – flattened muzzle. Unfortunately, it is also the main cause of all their health problems. Most often, they have problems with breathing (pugs snore and grunt) and get tired very quickly due to lack of oxygen. Skin folds contribute to overheating and infectious skin diseases. Pugs have problems with their teeth. Moreover, there is a big possibility of obesity. The owners also complain about eyesight problems and even its complete loss.