The Best Dog Breeds for Your Health, Say Veterinarians 

Naturally, you'll take care of any health issues a dog has once they join your team. 

If you wish to reduce the risk of major health issues, pick healthier breeds. 

On top of that, there is no breed-specific relationship for some canine health problems. 

The general health of an entire breed can be misrepresented or 

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misunderstood when one breed is deemed 'healthier' than another."  

Dr. Jerry Klein, Chief Veterinarian at the American Kennel Club (AKC), states that while all dogs, whether purebred or mixed, 

can and do get sick with concerns like cancer, arthritis, and allergies, particular breeds have a lower risk of having diseases like diabetes or even idiopathic epilepsy. 

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