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Sources - see bottom By dog breed: Dog Intelligence & Other Qualities vs Most Abandoned. Ideal dog: Life expectancy, IQ, congenital
right cuteness, price, maintenance, size vs Price vs Most Abandoned

POPULARITY INTELLIGENCE (TRAINABILITY)


Dog breed exclud category popularity intelligen intelligence repetitions to
e?=
X American ranking
US. (1-173,
American ce category understand new
exclude Kennel Club 1 = most
Kennel Club ranking commands
Affenpinscher toy 139 37 Above average 15-25
group popular)
registrations
Afghan Hound hound 88 80 Lowest 80-100
2011, pure
Airedale Terrier terrier 55
breeds only 29 Above average 15-25
Akita working 47 54 Average 25-40
Alaskan Malamute working 58 50 Average 25-40
American English hound 33 no data no data no data
Coonhound
American Eskimo Dog non-sporting 116 no data no data no data
American Foxhound hound 173 46 Average 25-40
American Staffordshire terrier 72 34 Above average 15-25
Terrier
American Water Spaniel sporting 157 44 Average 25-40

Anatolian Shepherd Dog working 111 no data no data no data

Australian Cattle Dog herding 60 10 Brightest <5


Australian Shepherd herding 24 42 Average 25-40

Australian Terrier terrier 121 34 Above average 15-25


Basenji hound 93 79 Lowest 80-100

Basset Hound hound 41 71 Lowest 80-100

Beagle hound 3 73 Lowest 80-100


Bearded Collie herding 112 34 Above average 15-25
Beauceron herding 144 no data no data no data

Bedlington Terrier terrier 134 40 Average 25-40


Belgian Malinois herding 74 22 Excellent 5-15
Belgian Shepherd Dog herding 118 15 Excellent 5-15

Belgian Shepherd Dog herding 108 14 Excellent 5-15


(Tervuren)
Bernese Mountain Dog working 34 22 Excellent 5-15

Bichon Frise non-sporting 39 45 Average 25-40

Black and Tan Coonhound hound 109 44 Average 25-40

Black Russian Terrier working 128 no data no data no data

Bloodhound hound 48 75 Lowest 80-100


Bluetick Coonhound hound 136 no data no data no data

Border Collie herding 45 1 Brightest <5

Border Terrier terrier 80 30 Above average 15-25


Borzoi hound 102 76 Lowest 80-100
Boston Terrier non-sporting 22 54 Average 25-40

Bouvier des Flandres herding 83 29 Above average 15-25


Boxer working 7 48 Average 25-40

Boykin Spaniel sporting 138 no data no data no data

Briard herding 125 30 Above average 15-25


Brittany sporting 30 19 Excellent 5-15
Brussels Griffon toy 77 59 Fair 40-80
Bull Terrier terrier 51 66 Fair 40-80

Bulldog non-sporting 6 78 Lowest 80-100

Bullmastiff working 40 69 Fair 40-80


Cairn Terrier terrier 59 35 Above average 15-25

Canaan Dog herding 168 no data no data no data


Cane Corso working 67 no data no data no data

Cardigan Welsh Corgi herding 81 26 Excellent 5-15

Cavalier King Charles toy 21 44 Average 25-40


Spaniel

Cesky Terrier terrier 106 no data no data no data

Chesapeake Bay Retriever sporting 46 27 Above average 15-25

Chihuahua toy 14 67 Fair 40-80


Chinese Crested toy 61 61 Fair 40-80

Chinese Shar Pei non-sporting 50 51 Average 25-40

Chow Chow non-sporting 68 77 Lowest 80-100

Clumber Spaniel sporting 133 37 Above average 15-25


Cocker Spaniel sporting 27 20 Excellent 5-15

Collie herding 36 16 Excellent 5-15

Curly Coated Retriever sporting 154 41 Average 25-40


Dachshund hound 9 49 Average 25-40
Dalmatian non-sporting 73 39 Above average 15-25

Dandie Dinmont Terrier terrier 160 62 Fair 40-80


Doberman Pinscher working 13 5 Brightest <5

English Cocker Spaniel sporting 63 18 Excellent 5-15


English Foxhound hound 171 46 Average 25-40

English Setter sporting 87 37 Above average 15-25

English Springer Spaniel sporting 29 13 Excellent 5-15

English Toy Spaniel toy 129 45 Average 25-40

Entlebucher Mountain Dog herding 146 no data no data no data

Field Spaniel sporting 141 34 Above average 15-25


Finnish Lapphund herding 104 no data no data no data

Finnish Spitz non-sporting 167 43 Average 25-40

Flat-Coated Retriever sporting 90 18 Excellent 5-15


French Bulldog non-sporting 18 58 Fair 40-80

German Pinscher working 137 no data no data no data

German Shepherd herding 2 3 Brightest <5

German Shorthaired sporting 15 17 Excellent 5-15


Pointer
German Wirehaired Pointer sporting 75 44 Average 25-40

Giant Schnauzer working 95 28 Above average 15-25

Glen of Imaal Terrier terrier 158 no data no data no data

Golden Retriever sporting 4 4 Brightest <5

Gordon Setter sporting 94 34 Above average 15-25


Great Dane working 19 48 Average 25-40

Great Pyrenees working 71 64 Fair 40-80


Greater Swiss Mountain working 82 no data no data no data
Dog
Greyhound hound 140 46 Average 25-40

Harrier hound 172 no data no data no data

Havanese toy 31 no data no data no data

Ibizan Hound hound 149 53 Average 25-40


Icelandic Sheepdog herding 143 no data no data no data

Irish Red and White Setter sporting 147 no data no data no data

Irish Setter sporting 70 35 Above average 15-25

Irish Terrier terrier 132 53 Average 25-40


Irish Water Spaniel sporting 150 24 Excellent 5-15
Irish Wolfhound hound 79 41 Average 25-40

Italian Greyhound toy 65 60 Fair 40-80


Japanese Chin toy 78 62 Fair 40-80

Keeshond non-sporting 98 16 Excellent 5-15

Kerry Blue Terrier terrier 124 35 Above average 15-25


Komondor working 166 no data no data no data

Kuvasz working 148 42 Average 25-40

Labrador Retriever sporting 1 7 Brightest <5

Lakeland Terrier terrier 135 62 Fair 40-80


Leonberger working 103 no data no data no data

Lhasa Apso non-sporting 62 68 Fair 40-80

Löwchen non-sporting 152 no data no data no data

Maltese toy 23 59 Fair 40-80

Manchester Terrier terrier 119 32 Above average 15-25

Mastiff working 28 72 Lowest 80-100

Miniature Bull Terrier terrier 127 no data no data no data

Miniature Pinscher toy 42 37 Above average 15-25

Miniature Schnauzer terrier 12 12 Excellent 5-15

Neapolitan Mastiff working 110 no data no data no data


Newfoundland working 43 34 Above average 15-25

Norfolk Terrier terrier 120 56 Fair 40-80


Norwegian Buhund herding 165 no data no data no data
Norwegian Elkhound hound 96 36 Above average 15-25

Norwegian Lundehund non-sporting 170 no data no data no data

Norwich Terrier terrier 89 38 Above average 15-25


Nova Scotia Duck Tolling sporting 107 no data no data no data
Retriever
Old English Sheepdog herding 84 63 Fair 40-80
Otterhound hound 169 46 Average 25-40
Papillon toy 38 8 Brightest <5

Parson Russell Terrier terrier 97 no data no data no data


Pekingese toy 64 74 Lowest 80-100
Pembroke Welsh Corgi herding 25 11 Excellent 5-15

Petit Basset Griffon hound 131 62 Fair 40-80


Vendeen
Pharaoh Hound hound 151 37 Above average 15-25
Plott hound 145 no data no data no data

Pointer sporting 115 43 Average 25-40


Polish Lowland Sheepdog herding 159 no data no data no data

Pomeranian toy 17 23 Excellent 5-15


Poodle non-sporting 8 2 Brightest <5

Portuguese Water Dog working 56 no data no data no data

Pug toy 26 57 Fair 40-80

Puli herding 156 27 Above average 15-25

Pyrenean Shepherd herding 162 no data no data no data

Redbone Coonhound hound 126 no data no data no data

Rhodesian Ridgeback hound 44 52 Average 25-40

Rottweiler working 10 9 Brightest <5

Saint Bernard working 49 65 Fair 40-80

Saluki hound 117 43 Average 25-40


Samoyed working 69 33 Above average 15-25
Schipperke non-sporting 105 15 Excellent 5-15
Scottish Deerhound hound 142 47 Average 25-40

Scottish Terrier terrier 54 65 Fair 40-80

Sealyham Terrier terrier 163 56 Fair 40-80

Shetland Sheepdog herding 20 6 Brightest <5

Shiba Inu non-sporting 53 no data no data no data

Shih Tzu toy 11 70 Lowest 80-100

Siberian Husky working 16 45 Average 25-40

Silky Terrier toy 85 37 Above average 15-25

Skye Terrier terrier 164 55 Fair 40-80

Smooth Fox Terrier terrier 113 40 Average 25-40

Soft-Coated Wheaten terrier 52 40 Average 25-40


Terrier
Spinone Italiano sporting 123 no data no data no data

Staffordshire Bull Terrier terrier 76 49 Average 25-40


Standard Schnauzer working 91 18 Excellent 5-15

Sussex Spaniel sporting 161 no data no data no data


Swedish Vallhund herding 153 no data no data no data

Tibetan Mastiff working 122 no data no data no data

Tibetan Spaniel non-sporting 114 46 Average 25-40

Tibetan Terrier non-sporting 86 62 Fair 40-80

Toy Fox Terrier toy 101 no data no data no data

Vizsla sporting 37 25 Excellent 5-15

Weimaraner sporting 32 21 Excellent 5-15


Welsh Springer Spaniel sporting 130 31 Above average 15-25
Welsh Terrier terrier 99 53 Average 25-40
West Highland White terrier 35 47 Average 25-40
Terrier

Whippet hound 57 51 Average 25-40


Wire Fox Terrier terrier 100 51 Average 25-40

Wirehaired Pointing Griffon sporting 92 46 Average 25-40

Xoloitzcuintli non-sporting 155 no data no data no data

Yorkshire Terrier toy 5 27 Above average 15-25

Sources - see right


Life expectancy, IQ, congenital ailments,

AINABILITY) LONGEVITY GENETIC DISEASES


obey first life survey congenital ailments: No. congenital ailments: detail
command (% expectancy
weighted sample
<20 = not summary
only / areas
serious + common serio only serious + common for breed
of time) (years)
average - see size
trustworth affected
for breed us
>70 11.42 21 none 0 none
note y only
<25 11.92 154 none 0 none
>70 11.45 307 hip problems 1 hip dysplasia
>50 10.16 192 hip problems 1 hip dysplasia
>50 10.67 14 hip problems, dwarfism 2 Hip dysplasia, Osteochondrodysplasia -
no data no data - no data no skeletal
no data dwarfism
no data no data - none data
0 none
>50 no data - no data no no data
>70 no data - skin problems data
1 Demodicosis/ Demodectic mange
>50 no data - none 0 none

no data 10.75 23 no data no no data


data
>95 11.67 11 hip problems 1 hip dysplasia
>50 12.28 641 deafness, hip problems 2 deafness, hip dysplasia

>70 11.05 241 none 0 none


<25 13.58 46 kidney, eye problems, 3 Fanconi syndrome, Persistent pupillary
anaemia membranes (PPM), Pyruvate kinase (PK)
deficiency
<25 11.43 152 blood, skin disorders 2 Platelet dysfunction (thrombocytopathia,
Basset hound thrombopathia), seborrhea

<25 12.30 303 heart problems 1 Pulmonic stenosis


>70 12.77 551 none 0 none
no data no data - no data no no data
data
>50 13.51 54 liver, eye problems 2 Chronic hepatitis, Retinal dysplasia
>85 no data - none 0 none
>85 no data - cataracts + other eye 4 Cataracts, Pannus - chronic superficial
problems, muscular keratitis, Progressive retinal atrophy, X-
dystrophy linked muscular dystrophy

>85 10.60 105 epilepsy, eye problems 2 Idiopathic epilepsy, Pannus - chronic
superficial keratitis
>85 7.56 701 meningitis, elbow + hip 4 Meningitis, Elbow dysplasia - OCD of the
problems, complex elbow, Hip dysplasia, Histiocytosis
immune disorder

>50 12.21 146 none 0 none

>50 no data - none 0 none

no data 1.83 - really? 4 none 0 none

<25 6.75 82 fatal stomach bloat, 2 Gastric dilatation-volvulus, Hip dysplasia


skin problems
no data no data - none 0 none

>95 12.52 164 eye problems, 2 Collie eye anomaly, deafness


deafness
>70 14.00 177 none 0 none
<25 9.08 87 none 0 none
>50 10.92 42 breathing problems 1 brachycephalic syndrome

>70 10.34 1079 hip problems 1 hip dysplasia


>50 8.81 2112 eye, nerve, heart 4 Corneal dystrophy, Degenerative
problems myelopathy, Dilated cardiomyopathy,
Subaortic stenosis
no data no data - no data no no data
data
>70 11.17 71 hip problems 1 hip dysplasia
>85 12.92 28 none 0 none
>30 12.00 71 none 0 none
>30 10.21 225 heart problems, zinc 2 lethal acrodermatitis, Mitral valve
metabolism disorder dysplasia
<25 6.29 197 breathing, hip, heart 5 brachycephalic syndrome, Hip dysplasia,
problems, 'dry eye' Keratoconjunctivitis sicca (KCS) - "dry
eye", Pulmonic stenosis, Ventricular septal
defect (VSD)

>30 7.57 103 eye, hip problems 2 Entropion, Hip dysplasia


>70 13.84 156 'lion jaw', heart 2 Craniomandibular osteopathy ("lion jaw"),
problems Mitral valve dysplasia
no data 14.67 2 none 0 none
no data no data - no data no no data
data
>85 12.70 53 none 0 none

>50 11.29 829 heart, spinal problems 2 Mitral valve dysplasia, Chiari-like
malformation (CM) and syringomyelia
(SM)
no data 8.42 9 no data no no data
data
>70 9.48 776 hip problems 1 hip dysplasia

>30 no data - knee problems 1 Patellar luxation


>30 10.08 829 no data no no data
data
>50 no data - canine hay fever, skin, 4 Atopy, Demodicosis/ Demodectic mange,
eye, hip problems Entropion, Hip dysplasia

<25 9.01 38 eye, hip problems 2 Entropion, Hip dysplasia

>70 10.00 301 none 0 none


>85 no data - eye, skin problems 2 Retinal dysplasia, seborrhea

>85 no data - eye, skin and muscle 2 Collie eye anomaly (CEA),
disorders Dermatomyositis and ulcerative
dermatosis
>50 10.75 40 none 0 none
>50 12.63 265 skin, spinal problems 2 acanthosis nigricans, Intervertebral disk
disease
>70 11.27 404 deafness, urinary 2 Deafness, Urolithiasis (stones)
stones
>30 12.17 62 none 0 none
>95 10.33 201 heart, spine, blood 4 Dilated cardiomyopathy, Cervical vertebral
clotting disorders instability (Wobbler syndrome),
Intervertebral disk disease, von
Willebrand's disease

>85 11.66 1199 none 0 none


>50 no data - none 0 none

>70 11.57 402 deafness, hip problems 2 deafness, hip dysplasia

>85 12.54 194 hip, eye, skin problems; 4 Hip dysplasia, Phosphofructokinase (PFK)
enzyme deficiency deficiency, Retinal dysplasia, seborrhea

>50 10.10 22 none 0 none

no data no data - no data no no data


data
>70 9.90 139 none 0 none
no data 7.33 5 no data no no data
data
>50 11.17 42 none 0 none

>85 9.02 1198 none 0 none


>30 9.00 71 none 0 none

no data 11.42 24 no data no no data


data
>95 9.73 795 nerves, pancreas, 8 Degenerative myelopathy (nerve
blood (hemophilia), hip disorder), Exocrine pancreatic
joints insufficiency, Hemophilia, Hip dysplasia,
Renal cystadenocarcinoma and nodular
dermatofibrosis, Pannus - chronic
superficial keratitis, Panosteitis, Perianal
fistula

>85 11.46 203 hip problems 1 hip dysplasia

>50 10.00 41 hip problems 1 hip dysplasia

>70 10.00 39 hip problems 1 hip dysplasia

no data 10.42 6 no data no no data


data
>95 12.04 1314 elbows, hips, eyes, 4 elbow dysplasia, hip dysplasia, retinal
heart dysplasia, subaortic stenosis
>70 11.10 169 hip problems 1 hip dysplasia
>50 6.96 667 heart, spinal, hip 4 Dilated cardiomyopathy, Cervical vertebral
problems, fatal instability (Wobbler syndrome), Gastric
stomach bloat dilatation-volvulus, Hip dysplasia

>30 10.00 454 hip problems 1 hip dysplasia


no data 6.80 71 hip problems 1 hip dysplasia

>50 9.36 74 blood vessel disorders 1 familial vasculopathy

no data no data - none 0 none

no data 10.25 3 none 0 none

>50 no data - none 0 none


no data no data - no data no no data
data
no data 11.57 199 no data no no data
data
>70 11.63 922 hip, eye problems 2 Hip dysplasia, Progressive retinal atrophy

>50 no data - none 0 none


>85 9.33 95 hip problems 1 hip dysplasia
>50 6.94 121 heart, liver, hip 3 Dilated cardiomyopathy, Hip dysplasia,
problems Portosystemic shunt
>30 10.02 203 none 0 none
>30 9.25 38 none 0 none

>85 12.17 104 hip problems 1 hip dysplasia

>70 9.40 353 heart problems 1 Patent ductus arteriosus (PDA)


no data 9.17 10 hip problems 1 hip dysplasia

>50 no data - hip problems 1 hip dysplasia

>95 12.04 1101 elbows, hips, eyes 3 elbow dysplasia, hip dysplasia, retinal
dysplasia
>30 no data - none 0 none
no data 6.98 125 no data no no data
data
>30 13.92 91 'dry eye' 1 Keratoconjunctivitis sicca (KCS) - "dry
eye"
no data 10.00 9 none 0 none

>30 12.25 42 heart problems 1 Patent ductus arteriosus (PDA)

>70 9.32 142 none 0 none

<25 6.50 94 hip, heart problems 2 Hip dysplasia, Pulmonic stenosis

no data 6.60 73 none 0 none

>70 no data - none 0 none

>85 11.81 232 liver, sinus problems 2 Portosystemic shunt, Sick sinus syndrome

no data no data - hip problems 1 hip dysplasia


>70 9.32 340 hip problems, heart 2 subaortic stenosis, hip dysplasia
defects
>30 13.07 324 none 0 none
no data 12.67 17 no data no no data
data
>70 no data - hip problems 1 hip dysplasia

no data no data - no data no no data


data
>70 no data - none 0 none
no data 6.50 150 hip problems 1 hip dysplasia

>30 11.19 111 hip problems 1 hip dysplasia


>50 10.80 41 hip problems 1 hip dysplasia
>95 13.00 100 cataracts, hair loss, 5 Cataracts, Follicular dysplasias, Mitral
heart, eye, blood valve dysplasia, Progressive retinal
clotting disorders atrophy, von Willebrand's disease
no data no data - none 0 none
<25 11.56 94 knee problems 1 Patellar luxation
>85 12.25 116 cataracts + other eye 9 Cataracts, Corneal dystrophy, Cutaneous
problems, connective asthenia (Ehlers-Danlos syndrome),
tissue, nerves, kidneys, Degenerative myelopathy, Familial kidney
spine, blood clotting disease, Intervertebral disk disease,
disorders Persistent pupillary membranes (PPM),
Retinal dysplasia, von Willebrand's
disease

>30 12.70 45 none 0 none

>70 11.83 15 none 0 none


no data no data - none 0 none

>50 12.42 145 hip problems 1 hip dysplasia


no data 10.80 30 no data no no data
data
>85 9.67 29 heart problems 1 Patent ductus arteriosus (PDA)
>95 11.95 1178 fatal stomach bloat, 2 Gastric dilatation-volvulus (serious
skin disorder stomach disorder), sebaceous adenitis
(skin disorder)
no data 11.42 6 none 0 none

>30 11.00 163 'dry eye' 1 Keratoconjunctivitis sicca (KCS) - "dry


eye"

>70 no data - none 0 none

no data no data - no data no no data


data
no data no data - none 0 none

>50 9.10 10 birth defects, hip 2 dermoid sinus, Hip dysplasia


problems
>95 9.11 654 heart, elbow, hip 3 Subaortic stenosis, Elbow dysplasia -
problems OCD of the elbow, Hip dysplasia
>30 7.78 93 heart, hip disorders, 3 Dilated cardiomyopathy, Gastric dilatation-
fatal stomach bloat volvulus, Hip dysplasia
>50 12.00 132 none 0 none
>70 12.44 232 hip problems 1 hip dysplasia
>85 13.00 36 hair loss, diabetes, skin 4 colour dilution alopecia, Diabetes mellitus,
problems Follicular dysplasias, Pemphigus
>50 8.70 300 heart problems, fatal 2 Dilated cardiomyopathy, Gastric dilatation-
stomach bloat volvulus
>30 10.69 342 blood clotting disorder 1 von Willebrand's disease

>30 12.25 12 eye problems 1 Retinal dysplasia

>95 12.53 439 eye problems, 5 Collie eye anomaly (CEA), deafness,
deafness, skin + heart Dermatomyositis and ulcerative
problems, blood dermatosis, Patent ductus arteriosus
clotting disorders (PDA), von Willebrand's disease

no data 7.00 3 hip problems 1 hip dysplasia

<25 13.20 97 eye problems 1 Exposure keratopathy syndrome


(exophthalmos, lagophthalmos, and/or
macroblepharon)
>50 12.58 129 none 0 none

>70 14.25 3 none 0 none

>30 11.00 37 none 0 none

>50 13.17 44 none 0 none

>50 12.16 345 none 0 none

no data 9.00 47 no data no no data


data
>50 12.05 157 hip problems 1 hip dysplasia
>85 no data - hip problems 1 hip dysplasia

no data 11.17 42 none 0 none


no data 14.17 7 no data no no data
data
no data 11.92 10 no data no no data
data
>50 14.42 125 none 0 none

>30 12.31 102 none 0 none

no data no data - no data no no data


data
>85 12.50 6 none 0 none

>85 no data - hip problems 1 hip dysplasia


>70 12.49 172 hip problems 1 hip dysplasia
>50 no data - none 0 none
>50 12.80 80 'lion jaw', 'dry eye', skin 3 Craniomandibular osteopathy ("lion jaw"),
problems Keratoconjunctivitis sicca (KCS) - "dry
eye", seborrhea
>50 12.87 500 none 0 none
>50 13.17 44 none 0 none

>50 8.80 16 none 0 none

no data no data - no data no no data


data
>70 12.60 63 knee, liver, trachea, 4 Patellar luxation, Portosystemic shunt,
eye disorders tracheal collapse, Retinal dysplasia
CUTENESS LIFETIME COST PURCHASE PRICE FOOD COSTS
cuteness total lifetime cost, $ average price lowest highest food per min, £ max, £
rating
6 = super price (US
mean, from$) bracket (US$) (US$) week,
(adults)
cute. 1 = not puppyfind.co average, £
4 17,093 510 budget 200 800 4 4 4
at all cute. m
2 18,190 890 mid-price 450 1000 8.75 7.5 10
subjective!
4 no data 733 mid-price 475 1200 no data no no
2 19,619 1,202 mid-price 565 1800 8.75 data
7.5 data
10
3 20,541 1,210 mid-price 550 2350 8.75 7.5 10
2 no data 283 budget 100 350 no data no no
3 no data 560 budget 300 950 no data data
no data
no
3 no data 757 mid-price 250 1000 no data data
no data
no
1 no data 1,043 mid-price 250 1500 no data data
no data
no
3 no data 730 mid-price 600 1250 no data data
no data
no
data data
3 no data 685 budget no data no data 8.75 7.5 10

2 21,655 530 budget 250 1000 5.75 4 7.5


3 22,784 565 budget 250 1000 5.75 4 7.5

4 20,653 640 budget 200 900 4 4 4


3 25,490 940 mid-price 600 1200 4 4 4

5 21,184 490 budget 150 1000 4 4 4

5 22,542 288 budget 100 600 4 4 4


5 no data 675 budget no data no data 5.75 4 7.5
2 no data 967 mid-price 950 1,000 no data no no
data data
2 20,640 1,058 mid-price 250 1800 4 4 4
3 no data 1,080 mid-price 550 2000 5.75 4 7.5
3 no data 1,200 mid-price no data no data no data no no
data data

3 17,876 1,070 mid-price 850 1200 5.75 4 7.5

4 13,363 1,320 mid-price 750 2500 8.75 7.5 10

6 20,021 693 budget 250 1500 4 4 4

4 no data 325 budget 200 500 no data no no


data data
3 no data 2,833 high-end 2500 3000 no data no no
data data
5 12,911 608 budget 200 1000 8.75 7.5 10
3 no data 370 budget 200 500 no data no no
data data
3 18,784 623 budget 175 1050 4 4 4

4 21,118 833 mid-price 250 1200 4 4 4


2 13,901 675 budget 300 1250 5.75 4 7.5
4 16,556 690 budget 400 1050 4 4 4

3 16,369 1,335 mid-price 800 2500 5.75 4 7.5


5 13,539 700 mid-price 300 2500 5.75 4 7.5

3 no data 531 budget 200 800 no data no no


data data
4 18,349 650 budget 500 800 5.75 4 7.5
4 21,058 618 budget 300 1200 5.75 4 7.5
5 19,832 833 mid-price 500 1500 4 4 4
1 17,280 1,085 mid-price 300 1750 5.75 4 7.5

1 12,734 2,680 high-end 1500 5500 5.75 4 7.5

4 13,039 980 mid-price 600 1600 5.75 4 7.5


4 22,317 435 budget 300 600 4 4 4

3 no data 2,012 high-end no data no data 5.75 4 7.5


1 no data 1,070 mid-price 900 1500 no data no no
data data
4 no data 828 mid-price 395 1085 no data no no
data data
5 17,413 1,017 mid-price 100 1800 4 4 4

2 no data no data no data no data no data 5.75 4 7.5

3 14,322 522 budget 175 795 5.75 4 7.5

6 no data 588 budget 200 1500 4 4 4


2 no data 538 budget 125 1300 no data no no
data data
4 no data 840 mid-price 350 2000 no data no no
data data

5 14,830 515 budget 200 750 5.75 4 7.5

2 16,899 1,033 mid-price 800 1500 5.75 4 7.5


5 no data 465 budget 250 800 no data no no
data data
3 no data 650 budget 350 950 no data no no
data data

3 no data no data no data no data no data 8.75 7.5 10


4 23,269 423 budget 125 750 4 4 4
4 21,103 695 budget 350 1000 5.75 4 7.5

5 22,946 925 mid-price 850 1000 5.75 4 7.5


2 19,512 790 mid-price 300 1200 5.75 4 7.5

5 21,907 800 mid-price 600 1000 4 4 4


3 no data no data no data no data no data no data no no
data data
3 18,941 615 budget 250 1000 5.75 4 7.5

4 20,460 615 budget 450 1500 5.75 4 7.5

5 no data 925 mid-price 150 1500 no data no no


data data
3 no data 1,167 mid-price 1,000 1,300 no data no no
data data
5 no data no data no data no data no data 5.75 4 7.5
3 no data no data no data no data no data 5.75 4 7.5

3 no data no data no data no data no data 5.75 4 7.5

4 14,931 600 budget 300 1200 5.75 4 7.5


1 16,199 1,900 high-end 1300 3500 5.75 4 7.5

2 no data 1,500 high-end 1500 1500 no data no no


data data
3 16,262 820 mid-price 400 1495 5.75 4 7.5

4 no data 545 budget 200 850 no data no no


data data
3 no data 655 budget 600 800 no data no no
data data
4 no data 810 mid-price 400 1500 no data no no
data data
5 no data no data no data no data no data no data no no
data data
4 20,020 958 mid-price 325 2500 5.75 4 7.5

5 18,289 700 mid-price 500 100 5.75 4 7.5


3 12,144 1,040 mid-price 500 2500 8.75 7.5 10

3 no data 503 budget 225 800 no data no no


data data
3 no data 1,605 high-end 900 2500 no data no no
data data
2 14,803 1,175 mid-price 200 2500 4 4 4

3 no data no data no data no data no data no data no no


data data
6 no data 830 mid-price 300 1500 no data no no
data data
2 no data 1,500 high-end 1500 1500 5.75 4 7.5
3 no data no data no data no data no data no data no no
data data
3 no data 1,000 mid-price 1,000 1,000 no data no no
data data
3 18,945 525 budget 300 1000 5.75 4 7.5

4 no data 588 budget 400 850 5.75 4 7.5


4 no data no data no data no data no data 8.75 7.5 10
2 12,406 1,333 mid-price 800 1550 15 15 15

5 16,697 800 mid-price 500 120 4 4 4


6 no data 513 budget 200 800 no data no no
data data
5 no data 610 budget 350 1000 no data no no
data data
3 16,126 1,200 mid-price 900 1500 5.75 4 7.5
2 no data 656 budget 500 850 no data no no
data data
4 no data no data no data no data no data no data no no
data data
4 19,872 810 mid-price 299 1500 5.75 4 7.5

4 no data 1,093 mid-price 575 1600 5.75 4 7.5


3 12,615 1,480 mid-price 700 1800 8.75 7.5 10

6 22,357 350 budget 175 550 4 4 4

5 no data no data no data no data no data no data no no


data data
6 no data 650 budget 300 1000 no data no no
data data
2 no data 720 mid-price 140 1500 no data no no
data data
3 no data 900 mid-price 150 1200 no data no no
data data
1 no data 1,740 high-end 999 2800 no data no no
data data
3 no data 535 budget 300 900 no data no no
data data
3 no data 715 mid-price 200 1600 no data no no
data data
1 no data 1,760 high-end 850 3500 15 15 15
4 22,480 1,178 mid-price 500 2000 8.75 7.5 10

5 31,877 2,083 high-end 250 2500 5.75 4 7.5


3 no data no data no data no data no data no data no no
data data
2 no data 448 budget 350 500 no data no no
data data
3 no data no data no data no data no data no data no no
data data
4 no data 1,245 mid-price 750 2000 5.75 4 7.5
3 11,883 1,500 high-end 1500 1500 5.75 4 7.5

5 18,562 832 mid-price 500 1000 8.75 7.5 10


3 no data no data no data no data no data 5.75 4 7.5
6 21,306 740 mid-price 400 1000 4 4 4

4 no data 528 budget 150 850 5.75 4 7.5


6 19,195 885 mid-price 200 3800 5.75 4 7.5
4 no data 587 budget 375 750 no data no no
data data

5 no data 400 budget 250 700 no data no no


data data
2 19,645 913 mid-price 475 1000 5.75 4 7.5
3 no data no data no data no data no data no data no no
data data
3 22,763 294 budget 50 500 8.75 7.5 10
4 no data no data no data no data no data 5.75 4 7.5

6 18,209 670 budget 200 1500 4 4 4


3 22,527 900 mid-price 500 1500 5.75 4 7.5

4 no data no data no data no data no data no data no no


data data
1 or 6 no data 469 budget 250 699 no data no no
depending on data data
taste
5 no data 913 mid-price 700 1000 no data no no
data data
3 no data no data no data no data no data no data no no
data data
3 no data 425 budget 300 700 no data no no
data data
3 15,451 995 mid-price 750 1300 5.75 4 7.5

2 15,589 1,118 mid-price 300 1800 8.75 7.5 10

4 13,263 875 mid-price 450 1500 15 15 15

2 20,524 1,525 high-end 1000 1800 8.75 7.5 10


4 20,850 1,162 mid-price 795 1400 8.75 7.5 10
3 no data 658 budget 300 975 no data no no
data data
2 no data no data no data no data no data no data no no
data data
4 16,365 829 mid-price 400 2200 4 4 4

4 no data no data no data no data no data no data no no


data data
4 no data 465 budget 150 1000 no data no no
data data

3 no data 890 mid-price 650 1400 no data no no


data data
6 19,719 583 budget 275 1200 4 4 4

2 18,897 650 budget 450 1000 5.75 4 7.5

4 no data 448 budget 250 500 no data no no


data data
4 no data 550 budget 500 600 no data no no
data data
3 no data 575 budget 450 750 no data no no
data data

4 no data 832 mid-price 675 1000 no data no no


data data
3 no data 1,725 high-end 1100 2000 no data no no
data data
1 20,222 1,145 mid-price 500 1500 5.75 4 7.5
3 no data 855 mid-price 50 1500 no data no no
data data
4 no data no data no data no data no data 5.75 4 7.5
3 23,171 772 mid-price 550 1000 4 4 4

2 22,334 3,460 high-end 800 6500 5.75 4 7.5

5 23,840 1,050 mid-price 500 2000 5.75 4 7.5

5 20,625 1,140 mid-price 450 1600 4 4 4

4 no data 460 budget 200 650 no data no no


data data
3 no data 935 mid-price 800 1200 no data no no
data data
3 no data 562 budget 300 900 5.75 4 7.5
5 20,517 750 mid-price 750 750 4 4 4
4 no data 843 mid-price 575 1250 4 4 4
6 20,790 538 budget 275 750 4 4 4

2 21,277 915 mid-price 650 1200 4 4 4


4 no data 668 budget 175 1600 no data no no
data data
4 no data 755 mid-price 750 800 no data no no
data data
2 no data 717 mid-price 300 2,000 no data no no
data data
5 19,333 1,057 mid-price 275 2800 4 4 4
FOOD COSTS OTHER REGULAR COSTS
food per food per total per total per total, per toys, pet sitters, grooming, vet fees per
week, $ to
converted lifetime,
food per $ lifetime,
if no $ year, $
converted to year, £ presents,across
averaged per all
year,
dog£breeds.
per year, £ year,
pet food £ as calculated
excluded
US treats, per (see food costs)
5.78$ using week
3,444 x average
12,939 US $
1,133 using 784 separately
121 126 244 177
Google 52.1775 x lifespan Google year, £
5.78 3,595 13,505 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
Finance average data, then Finance
no data no data
lifespan 12,973
'no data' 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
12.65 (column
6,706 N) 11,511 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
12.65 7,043 12,089 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
no data no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
no data no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
no data no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
no data no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
no data no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

12.65 7,095 12,180 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

12.65 7,703 13,222 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


12.65 8,105 13,913 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

12.65 7,294 12,520 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


12.65 8,963 15,386 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

12.65 7,544 12,950 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

12.65 8,119 13,936 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


12.65 8,429 14,468 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
no data no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

5.78 4,074 15,307 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


5.78 no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
no data no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 4,596 12,010 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 3,278 8,565 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 5,294 13,834 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

12.65 4,455 7,648 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


no data no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

5.78 3,776 14,185 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

5.78 4,222 15,862 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


5.78 2,738 10,288 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
5.78 3,293 12,372 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

5.78 3,118 11,715 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


5.78 2,657 9,982 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 4,843 12,656 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


8.31 5,602 14,638 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
8.31 5,203 13,596 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
8.31 4,427 11,568 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 2,727 7,127 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 3,282 8,577 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


8.31 6,001 15,681 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 6,361 16,621 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


no data no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 14,389 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

5.78 3,405 12,792 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

5.78 2,539 9,540 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

5.78 2,859 10,741 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

5.78 no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


no data no data 11,421 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 3,907 10,208 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 4,336 11,330 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


no data no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

12.65 7,095 12,180 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


12.65 8,336 14,310 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
12.65 7,439 12,769 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

12.65 8,033 13,789 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


12.65 6,818 11,704 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

12.65 7,696 13,211 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


no data no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 5,017 13,109 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 5,437 14,208 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 11,443 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 4,293 11,217 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


8.31 3,178 8,305 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 4,843 12,656 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 3,911 10,220 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


8.31 3,902 10,197 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 12,939 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 4,219 11,024 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 12,984 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 11,330 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 11,330 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 11,806 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 5,220 13,641 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 4,813 12,576 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


8.31 3,018 7,886 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 11,330 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


no data no data 7,704 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

5.78 2,823 10,605 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 11,613 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


no data no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 13,109 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 5,043 13,177 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


8.31 4,045 10,571 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
8.31 3,009 7,863 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 4,345 11,353 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


no data no data 10,480 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 13,789 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 4,076 10,650 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


no data no data 10,390 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 5,220 13,641 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


8.31 3,026 7,908 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 6,036 15,771 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 11,330 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 13,879 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 10,560 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 7,365 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 7,478 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 13,381 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

21.68 no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


21.68 10,543 10,560 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

21.68 14,785 14,808 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


no data no data 14,355 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
no data no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


8.31 2,818 7,365 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 4,852 12,678 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


8.31 4,683 12,236 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
8.31 5,637 14,729 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


8.31 5,012 13,097 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
no data no data 13,879 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 14,389 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 5,129 13,403 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


no data no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

12.65 8,198 14,072 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


12.65 7,128 12,236 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

12.65 6,383 10,956 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


12.65 7,888 13,539 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 12,939 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 12,463 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 3,946 10,310 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 3,950 10,322 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 3,373 8,815 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 5,203 13,596 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


8.31 5,394 14,095 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
no data no data 14,729 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
no data no data 9,857 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

5.78 3,224 12,112 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 13,879 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 14,196 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 7,931 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

5.78 3,981 14,956 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

5.78 3,794 14,253 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 16,145 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 12,463 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 14,922 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 13,777 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 10,197 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 5,225 13,653 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


no data no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 4,843 12,656 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


8.31 6,144 16,055 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 5,168 13,505 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 6,252 16,338 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 5,338 13,947 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 14,163 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


8.31 5,416 14,151 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
8.31 no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
8.31 5,550 14,502 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8.31 5,580 14,582 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


no data no data 14,922 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 9,970 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

5.78 3,800 14,276 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


ONE OFFS OTHER SIZE
kennels per one offs, $ grooming required suitability for size weight weight shoulder
year, £
excluded as calculated Initial outlay: once every.. (day / children
high, medium, low category mean
(kg) of 'ideal'
(lbs) rangeheight (cm)mean of dogs
for breed,
116 leash,
200 collar, week)
week medium small and bitches
no data no data 26
ID tag; food
116 200 day high large 25 55 66
dishes; crate
116 200
& bedding; - - medium no data no data 58
116 toys
200 and week low large no data no data 66
116 chews.
200 day medium large 36 80 61
116 200 - - large no data no data 62
116 200 - - small no data no data 36
116 200 - - medium no data no data 58
116 200 - - medium no data no data 46
116 200 - - medium 16 35 42

116 200 week medium large 52 115 71

116 200 week low medium no data no data 47


116 200 week medium medium no data no data 52

116 200 week medium small no data no data 27


116 200 week medium medium 10 23 42

116 200 week high small no data no data 36

116 200 day high small no data no data 36


116 200 day high medium no data no data 53
116 200 - - large no data no data 65

116 200 week medium small 9 20 no data


116 200 week high large no data no data 61
116 200 - - large no data no data 61

116 200 week high large no data no data 61

116 200 day high large no data no data 64

116 200 day high small no data no data 27

116 200 - - large no data no data 64

116 200 - - large no data no data 71

116 200 week medium large 39 85 64


116 200 - - large 28 62.5 61

116 200 week low medium no data no data 51

116 200 week high small 6 13.5 no data


116 200 day medium large 37 82.5 71
116 200 week high medium NA (3 NA (3 no data
classes) classes)

116 200 week high large no data no data 65


116 200 week high medium no data no data 59

116 200 - - medium no data no data 41

116 200 day high large no data no data 62


116 200 week medium medium 16 35 48
116 200 week low small 4 9 no data
116 200 week medium medium 27 60 55

116 200 week medium medium 20 45 no data

116 200 week high large 52 115 65


116 200 week high small 6 14 25

116 200 week high medium 20 45 55


116 200 - - large no data no data 64

116 200 - - small 14 31.5 29

116 200 week high small 7 15.5 32

116 200 week high small 9 19 29

116 200 week high large 31 67.5 60

116 200 week low small 2 5.5 no data


116 200 - - small no data no data 30

116 200 - - medium 24 52.5 48

116 200 day medium medium no data no data 47

116 200 week high medium 32 70 47


116 200 - - small no data no data 37

116 200 - - large 28 62.5 61

116 200 week medium large no data no data 64


116 200 week low small 11 24 no data
116 200 week high medium no data no data 53

116 200 day high small 10 21 23


116 200 week medium large no data no data 66

116 200 week high medium 14 30 41


116 200 - - large no data no data 61

116 200 week high large no data no data 62

116 200 week high medium 20 45 50

116 200 - - small 5 11 no data

116 200 - - medium no data no data 47

116 200 day medium medium no data no data 44


116 200 day high medium no data no data 47

116 200 week high medium no data no data 45

116 200 day high medium no data no data 59


116 200 week high medium 12 27 no data

116 200 - - medium no data no data 47

116 200 week medium large no data no data 61

116 200 - - large 28 62.5 61

116 200 - - large no data no data 61

116 200 - - large no data no data 65

116 200 - - small 16 35 34

116 200 week high medium 27 60 58

116 200 week high large 28 62.5 64


116 200 week high large no data no data 76

116 200 - - large no data no data 72


116 200 - - large no data no data 66

116 200 week high large 29 65 no data

116 200 - - medium no data no data 51

116 200 - - small no data no data 25

116 200 week high large no data no data 64


116 200 - - medium no data no data 44

116 200 - - large no data no data 62

116 200 week high large 29 65 66

116 200 week high medium 12 26 46


116 200 week high medium 25 55 57
116 200 week high large no data no data 81

116 200 week low small no data no data 36


116 200 - - small no data no data 24

116 200 - - medium no data no data 44

116 200 day medium medium 17 36.5 47


116 200 - - large 45 100 70

116 200 - - large 42 92.5 71

116 200 week high medium 31 67.5 58

116 200 week high small 8 17 37


116 200 week high large no data no data 72

116 200 week high small 7 15 27

116 200 - - small no data no data 33

116 200 - - small 2 5 no data

116 200 - - small 8 17 no data

116 200 - - large no data no data 76

116 200 - - small no data no data 30

116 200 - - small no data no data 29

116 200 - - small no data no data 33

116 200 week high large 59 130 70


116 200 week high large 57 125 69

116 200 week medium small 5 12 24


116 200 - - medium 15 33 44
116 200 - - medium 23 51.5 51

116 200 - - small no data no data 34

116 200 week medium small 5 12 25


116 200 week high medium no data no data 48

116 200 day high medium no data no data 56


116 200 week high large 44 97.5 65
116 200 week medium small no data no data 24

116 200 week medium small 7 15 34


116 200 n/a medium small 6 13 no data
116 200 - - small 12 26 28

116 200 - - small no data no data 36

116 200 week medium medium no data no data 58


116 200 - - medium 23 50 57

116 200 week high large 27 59.5 65


116 200 week medium medium no data no data 47

116 200 week medium small 2 5 no data


116 200 week medium medium no data no data 41

116 200 - - medium 22 47.5 51

116 200 - - medium no data no data 41

116 200 - - medium no data no data 42

116 200 - - medium no data no data 46

116 200 - - large no data no data 61

116 200 week medium large 35 77.5 65

116 200 week medium large no data no data 62

116 200 day high large 70 155 67

116 200 day high medium no data no data 58


116 200 week high medium no data no data 54
116 200 - - small no data no data 29
116 200 - - large 42 92.5 no data

116 200 day medium small 9 20 25

116 200 - - small 11 24 27

116 200 - - small no data no data 37

116 200 - - small 9 20 38

116 200 day high small 6 12.5 25

116 200 - high medium 22 47.5 55

116 200 - - small 5 10 24

116 200 - - small 18 40 25

116 200 - - small 8 17.5 38

116 200 - - medium 16 35 46

116 200 - - large no data no data 62

116 200 week high medium 14 31 38


116 200 - - medium no data no data 47

116 200 week low small 18 40 36


116 200 week high small no data no data 32

116 200 week high large no data no data 64

116 200 week high small 5 12 25

116 200 week medium small 11 24 39

116 200 - - small no data no data 25

116 200 - - medium no data no data 57

116 200 week high large no data no data 64


116 200 week high medium no data no data 46
116 200 week high small 9 20 38
116 200 week high small no data no data 27

116 200 week medium medium no data no data 51


116 200 - - small 8 17.5 38

116 200 - - medium no data no data 56

116 200 - - medium no data no data 42

116 200 day low small 2 5.5 no data


shoulder note source
height
e for breed, mean (in)
of dogs popularity ranking: some breeds not included. intelligence ranking:
10.25 some rank spots have multiple breeds. longevity is weighted
average (mean) of several sources. price is mean price, first 10
26
puppies/breed, puppyfind.com 11-13 July 2012.
23
26
24 Longevity based on UK KC Survey 2004 UK Kennel Club survey
24.5 6 dogs for sale only 2004
14
23 Price: only 7 puppies listed for this breed
18
16.5

28

18.5
20.5

10.5
16.5

14

14
21
25.75 3 dogs for sale only

no data Price: only 6 puppies for breed


24
24

24

25.25

10.5

25

28 3 dogs for sale only

25
24

20

no data
28 At least 28 in tall (males), 26 (females)
no data

25.5
23.25

16

24.5 Only 2 puppies for sale


19
no data
21.5

no data English bulldog

25.5
10

21.5
25

11.5

12.5

11.5

23.5

no data weight should not exceed 6 pounds


12

19

18.5

18.5
14.5 American cocker spaniel

24

25
no data
21

9 Only 2 for sale


26

16
24

24.5

19.5

no data

18.5 3 dogs for sale only

17.5
18.5

17.75

23.25 Price: 3 dogs only


no data must weigh 28 pounds or less

18.5 only one dog for sale

24

24

24

25.5

13.25

22.75

25 3 dogs only
30 min height for males

28.5 Excludes death from accidents (10.47%), euthanasia for


temperament problems (9.13%), and dogs euthanized within 8
weeks of birth (2.23%). With those included, median longevity
would probably be about 9 yrs.
26

no data

20

9.75

25 Only 2 puppies for sale


17.25

24.25 only 2 dogs for sale

26

18
22.5
32

14
9.5

17.5

18.5
27.5

28

23

14.5
28.5 5 dogs for sale only

10.5

13

no data

no data only 7 puppies for sale. weight for standard (not miniature)

30 min weight for dogs

12

11.25

13

27.5
27

9.5 price: 9 puppies only


17.25
20 price: 5 puppies only

13.5

10
19 4 dogs for sale only

22
25.5
9.5

13.5
no data to weigh no more than 14 pounds
11

14 price: 3 puppies for sale only

23 price: 6 puppies for sale only


22.5

25.5 English Pointer. price: 8 puppies for sale only


18.5

no data
16 15 in is min height for standard poodle

20

16

16.5

18

24

25.5

24.5

26.5

23 lower end of range for males (23-28). females smaller


21.25
11.5
no data

10

10.5

14.5

15

9.75

21.75 Longevity based on UK KC Survey 2004 UK Kennel Club survey


2004
9.5

9.75

15 Longevity: All fox terriers. Size: a full-sized, well balanced dog


should not exceed 15½ inches at the withers--the bitch being
proportionately lower. A dog with these measurements should
scale 18 pounds in show condition--a bitch weighing some two
pounds less-with a margin of one pound either way.

18

24.5 4 dogs for sale only

15
18.5

14
12.5

25 5 dogs for sale only

10

15.5

10

22.5

25
18 only one dog for sale
15
10.5

20
15 Longevity: All fox terriers. Should not exceed 15½ inches tall at the
shoulder and 18 pounds.
22

16.5

no data

category American Kennel Club


intelligence Stanley Coren: The
Intelligence of Dogs. Based
on dog trainer survey.
Based on ease of training,
not all aspects of dog
intelligence.

longevity Dr. Kelly M. Cassidy, 2007.


Dog longevity. Secondary
source based on several
authoritative primary
sources (listed on link, far
right).

diseases Canine Inherited Disorders


Database

popularity American Kennel Club


(AKC), 2011
price puppyfind.com, puppies for
sale on 11 July 2012
size American Kennel Club
breed standards. Size is
mean of ranges for both
males and females.
food costs / grooming / suitability for children Pet Planet breed profiles
e.g.

other regular costs Sainsbury's Finance 2011

one offs k9lifesavers.org


link

http://www.thekennelclub.org.uk/item/549
http://www.thekennelclub.org.uk/item/549
http://www.akc.org/breeds/index.cfm?nav_area=breeds
http://thehydrantblog.com/2011/05/03/the-intelligence-of-dogs-the-list/

http://users.pullman.com/lostriver/breeddata.htm

http://ic.upei.ca/cidd/ http://users.pullman.com/lostriver/citations.htm

http://www.akc.org/reg/dogreg_stats.cfm

http://www.puppyfind.com/browse/?sid=5aa35749188bc4d1ddf377c2fa42f9c0

http://www.akc.org/breeds/index.cfm?nav_area=breeds

http://www.petplanet.co.uk/dog_breed_profile.asp?dbid=207

http://sainsburysbank.thepressdesk.co.uk/pages/142/2011+releases.stm?article_id=732

http://k-9lifesavers.org/?p=416
largest value 160 87 $26,686
Best in show?
we rated 87
Sources dogbottom
- see breeds smallest value 1 1 $15,792
right category datadog score POPULARITY POPULARITY LIFETIME
Dog breed American Kennel IN US 1 = most
1- 173, IN US within
ranking COST, $
Club group poular, US. breeds with full
Border Collie herding 3.64 45
American
39
data only
$20,143
Border Terrier terrier 3.61 80
Kennel Club 61 $22,638
Brittany sporting 3.54 registrations
30 30 $22,589
2011, pure
Cairn Terrier terrier 3.53 59
breeds only 48 $21,992
Welsh Springer Spaniel sporting 3.34 130 81 $20,224
English Cocker Spaniel sporting 3.33 63 51 $18,993
Cocker Spaniel sporting 3.3 27 27 $24,330
Papillon toy 3.26 38 33 $21,001
Australian Cattle Dog herding 3.25 60 49 $20,395
Shetland Sheepdog herding 3.22 20 20 $21,006

Siberian Husky working 3.22 16 16 $22,049

Lhasa Apso non-sporting 3.21 62 50 $22,031

Affenpinscher toy 3.2 139 84 $18,333


Dachshund hound 3.19 9 9 $20,113

Miniature Schnauzer terrier 3.19 12 12 $20,087

Chihuahua toy 3.15 14 14 $26,250


Australian Terrier terrier 3.11 121 77 $17,892
Whippet hound 3.11 57 46 $20,976
English Springer Spaniel sporting 3.09 29 29 $21,946

West Highland White terrier 3.08 35 32 $20,490


Terrier

Bedlington Terrier terrier 3.07 134 83 $22,107


Poodle non-sporting 3.04 8 8 $21,237

Bichon Frise non-sporting 3.03 39 34 $19,735


German Shorthaired sporting 3.03 15 15 $25,842
Pointer
Pointer sporting 3.03 115 74 $24,445
Tibetan Spaniel non-sporting 3.02 114 73 $25,549
Labrador Retriever sporting 2.97 1 1 $21,299

Maltese toy 2.93 23 23 $19,084


Pomeranian toy 2.93 17 17 $15,792
Shih Tzu toy 2.93 11 11 $21,152

Australian Shepherd herding 2.91 24 24 $21,458


Yorkshire Terrier toy 2.85 5 5 $20,701
Irish Setter sporting 2.84 70 56 $20,323

Pharaoh Hound hound 2.81 151 86 $21,047


Brussels Griffon toy 2.8 77 59 $19,551
Golden Retriever sporting 2.8 4 4 $21,447

Samoyed working 2.8 69 55 $25,352


Beagle hound 2.79 3 3 $19,468
Chesapeake Bay Retriever sporting 2.78 46 40 $16,697

Tibetan Terrier non-sporting 2.75 86 64 $20,336


Gordon Setter sporting 2.73 94 69 $19,605
English Setter sporting 2.72 87 65 $20,312
Pug toy 2.72 26 26 $18,527

Briard herding 2.71 125 79 $19,673


Norfolk Terrier terrier 2.71 120 76 $24,308
Flat-Coated Retriever sporting 2.7 90 67 $16,000
Boston Terrier non-sporting 2.61 22 22 $17,741

Doberman Pinscher working 2.59 13 13 $18,397

English Toy Spaniel toy 2.59 129 80 $17,521


Belgian Tervuren herding 2.57 108 72 $19,132

Cavalier King Charles toy 2.57 21 21 $18,639


Spaniel

Dalmatian non-sporting 2.57 73 57 $19,886


Basset Hound hound 2.54 41 36 $18,328

Basenji hound 2.51 93 68 $22,096

Italian Greyhound toy 2.49 65 53 $16,463


Staffordshire Bull Terrier terrier 2.48 76 58 $21,650
Bouvier des Flandres herding 2.47 83 62 $18,959
Pembroke Welsh Corgi herding 2.45 25 25 $23,978

Clumber Spaniel sporting 2.44 133 82 $18,084


Dandie Dinmont Terrier terrier 2.42 160 87 $21,633
Saluki hound 2.41 117 75 $24,866
Giant Schnauzer working 2.38 95 70 $26,686
Greyhound hound 2.29 140 85 $15,819
Scottish Terrier terrier 2.27 54 45 $17,525
Rottweiler working 2.24 10 10 $18,886

Kerry Blue Terrier terrier 2.13 124 78 $17,240


Afghan Hound hound 2.08 88 66 $24,077
Newfoundland working 2.07 43 37 $19,351
German Shepherd herding 2.06 2 2 $17,416

Pekingese toy 2.05 64 52 $20,565


Old English Sheepdog herding 2.04 84 63 $22,611
Akita working 1.95 47 41 $20,994
Rhodesian Ridgeback hound 1.91 44 38 $16,530
French Bulldog non-sporting 1.9 18 18 $17,266
Borzoi hound 1.89 102 71 $16,176
Bernese Mountain Dog working 1.85 34 31 $16,099

Bull Terrier terrier 1.85 51 44 $18,490

Boxer working 1.83 7 7 $15,746

Alaskan Malamute working 1.82 58 47 $21,986

Chow Chow non-sporting 1.76 68 54 $15,898


Bloodhound hound 1.66 48 42 $13,824

Irish Wolfhound hound 1.66 79 60 $18,435

Bullmastiff working 1.64 40 35 $13,936


Mastiff working 1.57 28 28 $13,581
Great Dane working 1.53 19 19 $14,662

Saint Bernard working 1.42 49 43 $20,022

Bulldog non-sporting 0.99 6 6 $13,479

Airedale Terrier terrier 55 no data

American English hound 33 no data


Coonhound
American Eskimo Dog non-sporting 116 no data

American Foxhound hound 173 no data


American Staffordshire terrier 72 no data
Terrier
American Water Spaniel sporting 157 no data

Anatolian Shepherd Dog working 111 no data


Bearded Collie herding 112 no data
Beauceron herding 144 no data

Belgian Malinois herding 74 no data


Belgian Sheepdog herding 118 no data

Black and Tan Coonhound hound 109 no data

Black Russian Terrier working 128 no data

Bluetick Coonhound hound 136 no data

Boykin Spaniel sporting 138 no data

Canaan Dog herding 168 no data


Cane Corso working 67 no data

Cardigan Welsh Corgi herding 81 no data

Cesky Terrier terrier 106 no data


Chinese Crested toy 61 no data

Chinese Shar Pei non-sporting 50 no data

Collie herding 36 no data

Curly Coated Retriever sporting 154 no data


English Foxhound hound 171 no data

Entlebucher Mountain Dog herding 146 no data

Field Spaniel sporting 141 no data


Finnish Lapphund herding 104 no data
Finnish Spitz non-sporting 167 no data
German Pinscher working 137 no data

German Wirehaired Pointer sporting 75 no data

Glen of Imaal Terrier terrier 158 no data

Great Pyrenees working 71 no data

Greater Swiss Mountain working 82 no data


Dog
Harrier hound 172 no data
Havanese toy 31 no data

Ibizan Hound hound 149 no data


Icelandic Sheepdog herding 143 no data

Irish Red and White Setter sporting 147 no data

Irish Terrier terrier 132 no data


Irish Water Spaniel sporting 150 no data
Japanese Chin toy 78 no data

Keeshond non-sporting 98 no data

Komondor working 166 no data

Kuvasz working 148 no data

Lakeland Terrier terrier 135 no data


Leonberger working 103 $15,141
Looked - nothing
Löwchen non-sporting 152 no data

Manchester Terrier terrier 119 no data

Miniature Bull Terrier terrier 127 no data

Miniature Pinscher toy 42 no data

Neapolitan Mastiff working 110 no data


Norwegian Buhund herding 165 no data

Norwegian Elkhound hound 96 no data

Norwegian Lundehund non-sporting 170 no data

Norwich Terrier terrier 89 no data


NOT POSSIBLE IF NO
INTELLIGENCE DATA
Nova Scotia Duck Tolling sporting 107 $12,653
Retriever
Otterhound hound 169 no data
Parson Russell Terrier terrier 97 no data
Petit Basset Griffon hound 131 no data
Vendeen
Plott hound 145 no data

Polish Lowland Sheepdog herding 159 no data

Portuguese Water Dog working 56 no data

Puli herding 156 no data

Pyrenean Shepherd herding 162 no data

Redbone Coonhound hound 126 no data


Schipperke non-sporting 105 no data

Scottish Deerhound hound 142 no data

Sealyham Terrier terrier 163 no data

Shiba Inu non-sporting 53 no data

Silky Terrier toy 85 no data

Skye Terrier terrier 164 no data

Smooth Fox Terrier terrier 113 no data

Soft-Coated Wheaten terrier 52 no data


Terrier
Spinone Italiano sporting 123 no data

Standard Schnauzer working 91 no data

Sussex Spaniel sporting 161 no data


Swedish Vallhund herding 153 $22,839
Tibetan Mastiff working 122 $23,747
Toy Fox Terrier toy 101 no data

Vizsla sporting 37 no data

Weimaraner sporting 32 no data


Welsh Terrier terrier 99 no data
Wire Fox Terrier terrier 100 no data

Wirehaired Pointing Griffon sporting 92 no data

Xoloitzcuintli non-sporting 155 no data


80 16.50 9 2,680
1 7.56 0 288
5 LIFETIME 1 INTELLIGENCE 2 LONGEVITYLONGEVITY 3 NO. OF GENETIC 4a average
COST
in descending INTELLIGEN
1 = easiest to (TRAINABILITY)
in descending rank years, weighted in ascending GENETIC
serious only AILMENTS
0 = 100% ... 9 = purchase
mean, from
rank (higher CE
train / learn ranking
(higher score = better), average - see rank order AILMENTS 0% price, US$
puppyfind.co
48.00% 1 100% 12.52 79% 2 78% $623
score = better), (TRAINABILI
new commands normalized as note (higher score = m
14.00%
normalized as 30
TY) ranking 70%
percentage 14.00 98%
better), 0 100% $833
percentage
16.00% 19 80% 12.92 normalized
89% as 0 100% $618
percentage
22.00% 35 61% 13.84 95% 2 78% $435
47.00% 31 69% 12.49 77% 1 89% $750
63.00% 18 82% 11.66 54% 0 100% $800
9.00% 20 79% 12.50 78% 2 78% $465
36.00% 8 92% 13.00 90% 5 44% $740
43.00% 10 90% 11.67 55% 1 89% $530
34.00% 6 94% 12.53 80% 5 44% $465

20.00% 45 45% 12.58 83% 0 100% $650

21.00% 68 15% 13.92 97% 1 89% $350

72.00% 37 56% 11.42 47% 0 100% $510


49.00% 49 37% 12.63 85% 2 78% $423

51.00% 12 87% 11.81 56% 2 78% $715

2.00% 67 16% 16.50 100% 1 89% $588


76.00% 34 64% 11.05 40% 0 100% $640
38.00% 51 34% 12.87 87% 0 100% $915
24.00% 13 86% 12.54 82% 4 56% $615

41.00% 47 41% 12.80 86% 3 67% $538

17.00% 40 54% 13.51 93% 2 78% $1,058


31.00% 2 99% 11.95 60% 2 78% $900

54.00% 45 45% 12.21 68% 0 100% $693


3.00% 17 84% 11.46 49% 1 89% $545

8.00% 43 49% 12.42 75% 1 89% $294


5.00% 46 43% 14.42 99% 0 100% $1,050
30.00% 7 93% 12.04 63% 3 67% $810

62.00% 59 25% 12.25 69% 1 89% $650


93.00% 23 77% 9.67 23% 1 89% $670
32.00% 70 13% 13.20 92% 1 89% $583

28.00% 42 52% 12.28 71% 2 78% $565


39.00% 27 75% 12.60 84% 4 56% $1,057
45.00% 35 61% 11.63 53% 2 78% $525

33.00% 37 56% 11.83 57% 0 100% $913


57.00% 59 25% 12.00 61% 0 100% $833
29.00% 4 97% 12.04 63% 4 56% $958

6.00% 33 68% 12.44 76% 1 89% $1,162


59.00% 73 9% 12.30 72% 1 89% $288
84.00% 27 75% 9.48 22% 1 89% $522

44.00% 62 22% 12.31 74% 0 100% $1,140


56.00% 34 64% 11.10 41% 1 89% $700
46.00% 37 56% 11.57 52% 2 78% $615
68.00% 57 29% 11.00 39% 1 89% $469

55.00% 30 70% 11.17 43% 1 89% $650


10.00% 56 30% 13.07 91% 0 100% $2,083
90.00% 18 82% 9.02 14% 0 100% $600
77.00% 54 31% 10.92 38% 1 89% $690

71.00% 5 95% 10.33 32% 4 56% $790

79.00% 45 45% 10.10 29% 0 100% $925


61.00% 14 85% 10.60 34% 2 78% $1,070

67.00% 44 48% 11.29 46% 2 78% $1,017

53.00% 39 55% 11.27 45% 2 78% $695


74.00% 71 11% 11.43 48% 2 78% $490

18.00% 79 2% 13.58 94% 3 67% $940

86.00% 60 24% 10.02 28% 0 100% $800


25.00% 49 37% 12.05 66% 1 89% $1,145
64.00% 29 72% 10.34 33% 1 89% $1,335
13.00% 11 89% 12.25 69% 9 0% $587

75.00% 37 56% 10.00 25% 0 100% $1,033


26.00% 62 22% 12.17 67% 0 100% $925
7.00% 43 49% 12.00 61% 0 100% $1,525
1.00% 28 74% 10.00 25% 1 89% $810
92.00% 46 43% 9.36 20% 1 89% $1,175
78.00% 65 18% 10.69 37% 1 89% $829
66.00% 9 91% 9.11 17% 3 67% $1,118

83.00% 35 61% 9.40 21% 1 89% $1,200


11.00% 80 1% 11.92 59% 0 100% $890
60.00% 34 64% 9.32 18% 2 78% $1,178
80.00% 3 98% 9.73 24% 8 11% $820

40.00% 74 8% 11.56 51% 1 89% $885


15.00% 63 21% 11.19 44% 1 89% $832
37.00% 54 31% 10.16 30% 1 89% $1,202
85.00% 52 33% 9.10 16% 2 78% $995
82.00% 58 28% 9.00 11% 0 100% $1,900
87.00% 76 6% 9.08 15% 0 100% $675
89.00% 22 78% 7.56 7% 4 56% $1,320

69.00% 66 17% 10.21 31% 2 78% $1,085

94.00% 48 39% 8.81 10% 4 56% $700

23.00% 50 36% 10.67 36% 2 78% $1,210

91.00% 77 5% 9.01 13% 2 78% $515


98.00% 75 7% 6.75 3% 2 78% $608

70.00% 41 53% 6.94 5% 3 67% $1,333

97.00% 69 14% 7.57 8% 2 78% $980


99.00% 72 10% 6.50 2% 2 78% $900
95.00% 48 39% 6.96 6% 4 56% $1,040

52.00% 65 18% 7.78 9% 3 67% $875

100.00% 78 3% 6.29 1% 5 44% $2,680

29 11.45 1 $733

no data 11.5 no data $283

no data no data 0 $560

46 no data no data $757


34 no data 1 $1,043

44 no data 0 $730

no data 10.75 no data no data


34 12.77 0 no data
no data no data no data $967

22 no data 0 $1,080
15 no data 4 no data

44 no data 0 $325

no data 1.83 - really? 0 $2,833

no data no data 0 $370

no data no data no data $531

no data 14.67 0 no data


no data no data no data $1,070

26 12.70 0 $828

no data 8.42 no data no data


61 10.08 no data $538

51 no data 4 $840

16 no data 2 $650

41 10.75 0 no data
46 no data 0 no data

no data no data no data $1,167

34 9.90 0 no data
no data 7.33 no data no data
43 11.17 0 no data
no data 11.42 no data $1,500

44 10.00 1 $655

no data 10.42 no data no data

64 10.00 1 $503

no data 6.80 1 $1,605

no data no data 0 no data


no data 10.25 0 $830

53 no data 0 $1,500
no data no data no data no data

no data 11.57 no data $1,000

53 no data 0 $588
24 9.33 1 no data
62 9.25 0 $513

16 12.17 1 $610

no data 9.17 1 $656

42 no data 1 no data

62 no data 0 $1,093
no data 6.98 no data $1,480

no data 10.00 0 no data

32 9.32 0 $720

no data 6.60 0 $1,740

37 no data 0 $535

no data no data 1 $1,760


no data 12.67 no data no data

36 no data 1 $448

no data no data no data no data

38 no data 0 $1,245

no data 6.50 1 $1,500

46 10.80 1 no data
no data no data 0 $528
62 12.70 0 $400

no data no data 0 no data

no data 10.80 no data no data

no data 11.42 0 no data

27 no data 0 $913

no data no data no data no data

no data no data 0 $425


15 13.00 4 $658

47 8.70 2 no data

56 12.25 1 no data

no data 7.00 1 $890

37 14.25 0 $448

55 11.00 0 $550

40 13.17 0 $575

40 12.16 0 $832

no data 9.00 no data $1,725

18 no data 1 $855

no data 11.17 0 no data


no data 14.17 no data $772
no data 11.92 no data $3,460
no data no data no data $460

25 12.50 0 $935

21 no data 1 $562
53 no data 0 $843
51 13.17 0 $668

46 8.80 0 $755

no data no data no data $717


$1,349 3 3
$270 1 1
average 4b food food costs 5a grooming grooming 5b suitability suitability for ULTIMATE TOP DOG
purchase
reverse costs per per year,
reverse required
once every.. required
once every few for children children
1 - highly 100% = highly MEGA SCORE
intelligence (with+
+ longevity
price, US$
ranked year, US$ US$
ranked 1=day. 2=week weeks 100%, suitable. 2 - suitable, 50% = kids)
ailments + cost scores
71%
percentile
$324 68%
percentile
2
3=few weeks
75%
week 75%, day
3
medium
0.00%
medum, 0% =
4.02
(50% each) + 100%
44% $324 68% 2 75%
50% 1
suitability. 3 - 100%
low 4.99
grooming score. highest
72% $466 23% 2 75% low suitability
2 50.00% possible score: 5
4.42
95% $324 68% 2 75% 1 100% 4.91
55% $324 68% 2 75% 1 100% 4.71
52% $324 68% 2 75% 1 100% 4.70
93% $674 21% 2 75% 1 100.00% 4.67
56% $324 68% 2 75% 2 50.00% 4.13
85% $466 23% 2 75% 3 0.00% 3.63
93% $405 63% 1 50% 1 100.00% 4.47

67% $466 23% 3 100% 1 100% 4.72

98% $324 68% 2 75% 1 100% 4.58

90% $324 68% 2 75% 2 50.00% 4.07


97% $324 68% 2 75% 3 0.00% 3.57

57% $405 63% 2 75% 2 50.00% 4.07

78% $324 68% 2 75% 3 0.00% 3.53


70% $324 68% 2 75% 2 50.00% 3.99
36% $324 68% 2 75% 2 50.00% 3.99
74% $466 23% 2 75% 1 100% 4.47

84% $324 68% 2 75% 1 100% 4.45

22% $324 68% 2 75% 2 50.00% 3.95


38% $466 23% 2 75% 2 50.00% 3.92

62% $324 68% 1 50% 1 100% 4.28


83% $971 5% 2 75% 1 100.00% 4.41

99% $710 6% 2 75% 1 100% 4.40


24% $466 23% 2 75% 1 100% 4.40
51% $466 23% 2 75% 1 100% 4.35

69% $270 100% 1 50% 3 0.00% 3.18


66% $324 68% 2 75% 2 50.00% 3.81
80% $324 68% 1 50% 1 100% 4.18

82% $466 23% 2 75% 2 50.00% 3.78


23% $324 68% 1 50% 3 0.00% 3.10
86% $466 23% 2 75% 1 100% 4.21

37% $466 23% 2 75% 2 50.00% 3.69


45% $324 68% 2 75% 3 0.00% 3.18
31% $466 23% 2 75% 1 100% 4.17

15% $710 6% 2 75% 1 100% 4.18


100% $324 68% 1 50% 1 100% 4.04
87% $466 23% 2 75% 1 100% 4.16

17% $324 68% 2 75% 2 50.00% 3.63


59% $466 23% 2 75% 1 100% 4.10
74% $466 23% 2 75% 1 100% 4.09
92% $405 63% 2 75% 1 100.00% 4.09

67% $466 23% 1 50% 1 100% 3.96


2% $466 23% 2 75% 2 50.00% 3.58
77% $466 23% 1 50% 1 100% 3.95
63% $324 68% 2 75% 1 100% 3.98

54% $466 23% 2 75% 2 50.00% 3.47

33% $405 63% 2 75% 2 50.00% 3.47


21% $466 23% 2 75% 1 100% 3.94

28% $324 68% 2 75% 1 100% 3.95

61% $466 23% 2 75% 1 100% 3.95


91% $324 68% 2 75% 1 100% 3.92

32% $324 68% 2 75% 2 50.00% 3.38

52% $324 68% 2 75% 3 0.00% 2.86


16% $466 23% 2 75% 1 100% 3.86
6% $466 23% 2 75% 1 100% 3.84
79% $674 21% 2 75% 1 100.00% 3.82

26% $466 23% 2 75% 1 100% 3.81


33% $466 23% 1 50% 1 100% 3.67
5% $710 6% 1 50% 1 100% 3.66
49% $1,349 1% 1 50% 2 50.00% 3.13
14% $324 68% 2 75% 1 100% 3.67
47% $324 68% 1 50% 2 50.00% 3.02
18% $710 6% 2 75% 2 50.00% 3.12

11% $466 23% 1 50% 2 50.00% 2.88


40% $710 6% 1 50% 1 100% 3.33
13% $710 6% 2 75% 1 100% 3.45
48% $466 23% 2 75% 2 50.00% 2.94

41% $466 23% 1 50% 2 50.00% 2.80


46% $710 6% 1 50% 1 100% 3.29
10% $710 6% 2 75% 3 0.00% 2.33
29% $466 23% 2 75% 2 50.00% 2.78
3% $466 23% 2 75% 1 100% 3.27
64% $466 23% 1 50% 2 50.00% 2.64
8% $710 6% 2 75% 1 100% 3.23

20% $466 23% 2 75% 2 50.00% 2.72

59% $466 23% 2 75% 1 100% 3.21

9% $710 6% 1 50% 2 50.00% 2.57

89% $466 23% 1 50% 2 50.00% 2.51


76% $710 6% 2 75% 2 50.00% 2.54

7% $1,217 2% 2 75% 1 100% 3.04

30% $466 23% 2 75% 1 100% 3.01


38% $701 20% 2 75% 1 100.00% 2.94
25% $710 6% 2 75% 1 100% 2.91

43% $1,217 2% 1 50% 1 100% 2.67

1% $466 23% 2 75% 2 50.00% 1.86

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2 1
2 1
- -

- -

2 1
2 1
- -

- -

- -
ULTIMATE TOP ULTIMATE TOP ULTIMATE TOP POPULAR size weight weight shoulder
DATA DOG MEGA DATA DOG DOG MEGA
intelligence + RATING
pure category (kg) (lbs)
mean of 'ideal' height
range for breed,(cm)
mean of dogs and
RANKING - MEGA RANKING SCORE
longevity + ailments + breeds, bitches
1 29 3.64 45 medium no data no data 51
without kids - with kids 50% (purchase price American
2 1 3.61
+ food costs + 80 small 6 13.5 no data
Kennel Club
3 11 grooming
3.54 score). 30 medium 16 35 48
highest possible 2011
4 2 3.53 4.5
score: 59 small 6 14 25
5 4 3.34 130 medium no data no data 46
6 5 3.33 63 medium 14 30 41
7 6 3.30 27 small 11 25 37
8 22 3.26 38 small no data no data 24
9 52 3.25 60 medium no data no data 47
11 8 3.22 20 small 10.15 22 37

10 3 3.22 16 medium 22 47.5 55

12 7 3.21 62 small 7 15 27

13 26 3.20 139 small no data no data 26


14 54 3.19 9 small 11 24 no data

14 27 3.19 12 small 7 15.5 33

16 55 3.15 14 small 2 5.5 13


17 30 3.11 121 small no data no data 27
17 30 3.11 57 medium no data no data 51
19 9 3.09 29 medium 20 45 50

20 10 3.08 35 small no data no data 27

21 35 3.07 134 small 9 20 no data


22 39 3.04 8 medium no data no data 41

25 16 3.03 39 small no data no data 27


23 12 3.03 15 large 28 62.5 61

24 13 3.03 115 large 27 59.5 65


26 14 3.02 114 small 5 12 25
27 15 2.97 1 medium 31 67.5 58

29 65 2.93 23 small 2 5 23
28 45 2.93 17 small 2 5 no data
29 19 2.93 11 small 6 12.5 25

31 46 2.91 24 medium no data no data 52


32 69 2.85 5 small 2 5.5 no data
33 17 2.84 70 large 29 65 66

34 47 2.81 151 medium no data no data 58


36 66 2.80 77 small 4 9 no data
37 20 2.80 4 medium 27 60 58

35 18 2.80 69 medium no data no data 54


38 28 2.79 3 small no data no data 36
39 21 2.78 46 large 31 67.5 60

40 51 2.75 86 small 11 24 39
41 23 2.73 94 large 28 62.5 64
43 25 2.72 87 large no data no data 62
42 24 2.72 26 medium 7 16 41

44 33 2.71 125 large no data no data 62


45 53 2.71 120 small 5 12 24
46 34 2.70 90 medium no data no data 59
47 32 2.61 22 medium NA (3 NA (3 no data
classes) classes)

49 57 2.59 13 large no data no data 66

48 56 2.59 129 small 5 11 25


52 38 2.57 108 large no data no data 61

50 35 2.57 21 small 7 15.5 32

50 35 2.57 73 medium no data no data 53


53 39 2.54 41 small no data no data 36

54 59 2.51 93 medium 10 23 42

55 77 2.49 65 small no data no data 36


56 41 2.48 76 medium 14 31 38
57 42 2.47 83 large no data no data 65
58 43 2.45 25 small 12 26 28

59 44 2.44 133 medium 32 70 47


60 49 2.42 160 small 10 21 23
61 50 2.41 117 medium no data no data 58
62 67 2.38 95 large 35 77.5 65
63 48 2.29 140 large 29 65 no data
64 71 2.27 54 small 9 20 25
65 68 2.24 10 large no data no data 62

66 76 2.13 124 medium 17 36.5 47


67 60 2.08 88 large 25 55 66
68 58 2.07 43 large 57 125 69
69 74 2.06 2 large no data no data 61

70 78 2.05 64 small 6 13 no data


71 61 2.04 84 medium no data no data 56
72 86 1.95 47 large no data no data 66
73 79 1.91 44 large 35 77.5 65
74 62 1.90 18 medium 12 27 no data
75 82 1.89 102 large 37 82.5 71
76 63 1.85 34 large no data no data 64

77 80 1.85 51 medium 27 60 55

78 64 1.83 7 medium no data no data 59

79 83 1.82 58 large 36 80 61

80 85 1.76 68 medium no data no data 47


81 84 1.66 48 large 39 85 64

82 70 1.66 79 large no data no data 81

83 72 1.64 40 large 52 115 65


84 73 1.57 28 large 79 175 76
85 75 1.53 19 large no data no data 76

86 81 1.42 49 large 70 155 67

87 87 0.99 6 medium 20 45 no data

medium no data no data 58

large no data no data 62

small no data no data 36

medium no data no data 58


medium no data no data 46

medium 16 35 42

large 52 115 71
medium no data no data 53
large no data no data 65

large no data no data 61


large no data no data 61

large no data no data 64

large no data no data 71

large 28 62.5 61

medium no data no data 41

medium 20 45 55
large no data no data 64

small 14 31.5 29

small 9 19 29
small no data no data 30

medium 24 52.5 48

large 28 62.5 61

large no data no data 64


large no data no data 61

medium no data no data 47

medium no data no data 44


medium no data no data 47
medium no data no data 45
medium no data no data 47

large no data no data 61

small 16 35 34

large no data no data 72

large no data no data 66

medium no data no data 51


small no data no data 25

large no data no data 64


medium no data no data 44

large no data no data 62

medium 12 26 46
medium 25 55 57
small no data no data 24

medium no data no data 44

large 45 100 70

large 42 92.5 71

small 8 17 37
large no data no data 72

small no data no data 33

small 8 17 no data

small no data no data 30

small no data no data 29

large 59 130 70
medium 15 33 44

medium 23 51.5 51

small no data no data 34

small 5 12 25

medium no data no data 48

large 44 97.5 65
small 7 15 34
small no data no data 36

medium 23 50 57

medium no data no data 47

medium 22 47.5 51

medium no data no data 42

medium no data no data 46

large no data no data 61


small no data no data 29

large 42 92.5 no data

small 11 24 27

small 9 20 38

small 5 10 24

small 18 40 25

small 8 17.5 38

medium 16 35 46

large no data no data 62

medium no data no data 47

small 18 40 36
small no data no data 32
large no data no data 64
small no data no data 25

medium no data no data 57

large no data no data 64


small 9 20 38
small 8 17.5 38

medium no data no data 56

medium no data no data 42


shoulder note source
or breed, mean height
of dogs (in)
and popularity ranking: some breeds not included. intelligence ranking: some
rank spots have multiple breeds. longevity is weighted average (mean) of
20 several sources. price is mean price, first 10 puppies/breed,
no data puppyfind.com 11-13 July 2012.
19
10
18 only one dog for sale
16
14.5 American cocker spaniel
9.5
18.5
14.5

21.75 Longevity based on UK KC Survey 2004 UK Kennel Club survey


2004
10.5

10.25
no data

13

5 weight should not exceed 6 pounds


10.5
20
19.5

10.5

no data Price: only 6 puppies for breed


16 15 in is min height for standard poodle

10.5
24

25.5 English Pointer. price: 8 puppies for sale only


10
23

9
no data
9.75

20.5
no data
26

23 price: 6 puppies for sale only


no data
22.75

21.25
14
23.5

15.5
25 3 dogs only
24.5
16

24.5 Only 2 puppies for sale


9.5 price: 9 puppies only
23.25 Price: 3 dogs only
no data

26

10
24

12.5

21
14

16.5

14
15
25.5
11

18.5
9 Only 2 for sale
23 lower end of range for males (23-28). females smaller
25.5
no data
10
24.5

18.5
26
27
24

no data to weigh no more than 14 pounds


22
26
25.5
no data must weigh 28 pounds or less
28 At least 28 in tall (males), 26 (females)
25.25

21.5

23.25

24 Longevity based on UK KC Survey 2004 UK Kennel Club survey


2004

18.5
25

32

25.5
30 min weight for dogs
30 min height for males

26.5

no data English bulldog

23

24.5 6 dogs for sale only

14

23 Price: only 7 puppies listed for this breed


18

16.5

28
21
25.75 3 dogs for sale only

24
24

25

28 3 dogs for sale only

24

16

21.5
25

11.5

11.5
12

19

24

25
24

18.5 3 dogs for sale only

17.5
18.5
17.75
18.5 only one dog for sale

24

13.25

28.5 Excludes death from accidents (10.47%), euthanasia for


temperament problems (9.13%), and dogs euthanized within 8
weeks of birth (2.23%). With those included, median longevity
would probably be about 9 yrs.
26

20
9.75

25 Only 2 puppies for sale


17.25

24.25 only 2 dogs for sale

18
22.5
9.5

17.5

27.5

28

14.5
28.5 5 dogs for sale only

13

no data only 7 puppies for sale. weight for standard (not miniature)

12

11.25

27.5
17.25

20 price: 5 puppies only

13.5

10

19 4 dogs for sale only

25.5
13.5
14 price: 3 puppies for sale only

22.5

18.5

20

16.5

18

24
11.5

no data

10.5

15

9.5

9.75

15 Longevity: All fox terriers. Size: a full-sized, well balanced dog


should not exceed 15½ inches at the withers--the bitch being
proportionately lower. A dog with these measurements should
scale 18 pounds in show condition--a bitch weighing some two
pounds less-with a margin of one pound either way.

18

24.5 4 dogs for sale only

18.5

14
12.5
25 5 dogs for sale only
10

22.5

25
15
15 Longevity: All fox terriers. Should not exceed 15½ inches tall at the
shoulder and 18 pounds.
22

16.5
link intelligence repetitions to longevity
obey first
sample size - surveyGENETIC
sample size DISEASES -
category understand new command (% <20 = not only serious congenital ailments:
+ common for breed
commands of time) trustworthy summary / areas affected
Brightest <5 >95 164 eye problems, deafness
Above average 15-25 >70 177 none
Excellent 5-15 >85 28 none
Above average 15-25 >70 156 'lion jaw', heart problems
Above average 15-25 >70 172 hip problems
Excellent 5-15 >85 1199 none
Excellent 5-15 >85 - eye, skin problems
Brightest <5 >95 100 cataracts, hair loss, heart, eye,
Brightest <5 >95 11 blood clotting disorders
hip problems
Brightest <5 >95 439 eye problems, deafness, skin +
heart problems, blood clotting
disorders

http://www.thekennelclub.org.uk/item/549
Average 25-40 >50 129 none

Fair 40-80 >30 91 'dry eye'

Above average 15-25 >70 21 none


Average 25-40 >50 265 skin, spinal problems

Excellent 5-15 >85 232 liver, sinus problems

Fair 40-80 >30 - knee problems


Above average 15-25 >70 241 none
Average 25-40 >50 500 none
Excellent 5-15 >85 194 hip, eye, skin problems;
enzyme deficiency

Average 25-40 >50 80 'lion jaw', 'dry eye', skin


problems

Average 25-40 >50 54 liver, eye problems


Brightest <5 >95 1178 fatal stomach bloat, skin
disorder

Average 25-40 >50 146 none


Excellent 5-15 >85 203 hip problems

Average 25-40 >50 145 hip problems


Average 25-40 >50 125 none
Brightest <5 >95 1101 elbows, hips, eyes

Fair 40-80 >30 42 heart problems


Excellent 5-15 >85 29 heart problems
Lowest 80-100 <25 97 eye problems

Average 25-40 >50 641 deafness, hip problems


Above average 15-25 >70 63 knee, liver, trachea, eye
disorders
Above average 15-25 >70 922 hip, eye problems

Above average 15-25 >70 15 none


Fair 40-80 >30 71 none
Brightest <5 >95 1314 elbows, hips, eyes, heart

Above average 15-25 >70 232 hip problems


Lowest 80-100 <25 303 heart problems
Above average 15-25 >70 776 hip problems

Fair 40-80 >30 102 none


Above average 15-25 >70 169 hip problems
Above average 15-25 >70 402 deafness, hip problems
Fair 40-80 >30 163 'dry eye'

Above average 15-25 >70 71 hip problems


Fair 40-80 >30 324 none
Excellent 5-15 >85 1198 none
Average 25-40 >50 42 breathing problems

Brightest <5 >95 201 heart, spine, blood clotting


disorders

Average 25-40 >50 22 none


Excellent 5-15 >85 105 epilepsy, eye problems

Average 25-40 >50 829 heart, spinal problems

Above average 15-25 >70 404 deafness, urinary stones


Lowest 80-100 <25 152 blood, skin disorders

Lowest 80-100 <25 46 kidney, eye problems, anaemia

Fair 40-80 >30 203 none


Average 25-40 >50 157 hip problems
Above average 15-25 >70 1079 hip problems
Excellent 5-15 >85 116 cataracts + other eye
problems, connective tissue,
nerves, kidneys, spine, blood
clotting disorders

Above average 15-25 >70 301 none


Fair 40-80 >30 62 none
Average 25-40 >50 132 none
Above average 15-25 >70 39 hip problems
Average 25-40 >50 74 blood vessel disorders
Fair 40-80 >30 342 blood clotting disorder
Brightest <5 >95 654 heart, elbow, hip problems

Above average 15-25 >70 353 heart problems


Lowest 80-100 <25 154 none
Above average 15-25 >70 340 hip problems, heart defects
Brightest <5 >95 795 nerves, pancreas, blood
(hemophilia), hip joints

Lowest 80-100 <25 94 knee problems


Fair 40-80 >30 111 hip problems
Average 25-40 >50 192 hip problems
Average 25-40 >50 10 birth defects, hip problems
Fair 40-80 >30 71 none
Lowest 80-100 <25 87 none
Excellent 5-15 >85 701 meningitis, elbow + hip
problems, complex immune
disorder
Fair 40-80 >30 225 heart problems, zinc
metabolism disorder
Average 25-40 >50 2112 eye, nerve, heart problems

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Average 25-40 >50 14 hip problems, dwarfism

Lowest 80-100 <25 38 eye, hip problems


Lowest 80-100 <25 82 fatal stomach bloat, skin
problems
Average 25-40 >50 121 heart, liver, hip problems

Fair 40-80 >30 103 eye, hip problems


Lowest 80-100 <25 94 hip, heart problems
Average 25-40 >50 667 heart, spinal, hip problems,
fatal stomach bloat

Fair 40-80 >30 93 heart, hip disorders, fatal


stomach bloat
Lowest 80-100 <25 197 breathing, hip, heart problems,
'dry eye'

Above average 15-25 >70 307 hip problems

no data no data no data - no data

no data no data no data - none

Average 25-40 >50 - no data


Above average 15-25 >70 - skin problems

Average 25-40 >50 - none

no data no data no data 23 no data


Above average 15-25 >70 551 none
no data no data no data - no data

Excellent 5-15 >85 - none


Excellent 5-15 >85 - cataracts + other eye
problems, muscular dystrophy

Average 25-40 >50 - none

no data no data no data 4 none

no data no data no data - none

no data no data no data - no data

no data no data no data 2 none


no data no data no data - no data

Excellent 5-15 >85 53 none

no data no data no data 9 no data


Fair 40-80 >30 829 no data

Average 25-40 >50 - canine hay fever, skin, eye, hip


problems
Excellent 5-15 >85 - eye, skin and muscle disorders

Average 25-40 >50 40 none


Average 25-40 >50 - none

no data no data no data - no data

Above average 15-25 >70 139 none


no data no data no data 5 no data
Average 25-40 >50 42 none
no data no data no data 24 no data

Average 25-40 >50 41 hip problems

no data no data no data 6 no data

Fair 40-80 >30 454 hip problems

no data no data no data 71 hip problems

no data no data no data - none


no data no data no data 3 none

Average 25-40 >50 - none


no data no data no data - no data

no data no data no data 199 no data

Average 25-40 >50 - none


Excellent 5-15 >85 95 hip problems
Fair 40-80 >30 38 none

Excellent 5-15 >85 104 hip problems

no data no data no data 10 hip problems

Average 25-40 >50 - hip problems

Fair 40-80 >30 - none


no data no data no data 125 no data

no data no data no data 9 none

Above average 15-25 >70 142 none

no data no data no data 73 none

Above average 15-25 >70 - none

no data no data no data - hip problems


no data no data no data 17 no data

Above average 15-25 >70 - hip problems

no data no data no data - no data

Above average 15-25 >70 - none

no data no data no data 150 hip problems

Average 25-40 >50 41 hip problems


no data no data no data - none
Fair 40-80 >30 45 none

no data no data no data - none

no data no data no data 30 no data

no data no data no data 6 none

Above average 15-25 >70 - none

no data no data no data - no data

no data no data no data - none


Excellent 5-15 >85 36 hair loss, diabetes, skin
problems

Average 25-40 >50 300 heart problems, fatal stomach


bloat
Fair 40-80 >30 12 eye problems

no data no data no data 3 hip problems

Above average 15-25 >70 3 none

Fair 40-80 >30 37 none

Average 25-40 >50 44 none

Average 25-40 >50 345 none

no data no data no data 47 no data

Excellent 5-15 >85 - hip problems

no data no data no data 42 none


no data no data no data 7 no data
no data no data no data 10 no data
no data no data no data - no data

Excellent 5-15 >85 6 none

Excellent 5-15 >85 - hip problems


Average 25-40 >50 - none
Average 25-40 >50 44 none

Average 25-40 >50 16 none

no data no data no data - no data


27,106
12,365
congenital ailments: summary / areas exclude? most abandoned? 4 LIFETIME COST, $
affected
only serious + common for breed X = exclude no data
Collie eye anomaly, deafness 18,784
none 21,118
none 19,352
Craniomandibular osteopathy ("lion jaw"), 20,490
Mitral valve dysplasia
hip dysplasia 18,868
none 17,727
Retinal dysplasia, seborrhea 20,697
Cataracts, Follicular dysplasias, Mitral 19,590
valve dysplasia, Progressive retinal
hip dysplasia 17,472
atrophy, von Willebrand's disease
Collie eye anomaly (CEA), deafness, 18,784
Dermatomyositis and ulcerative
dermatosis, Patent ductus arteriosus
(PDA), von Willebrand's disease
none 20,558

Keratoconjunctivitis sicca (KCS) - "dry 22,357


eye"
none 18,601
acanthosis nigricans, Intervertebral disk 20,409
disease
Portosystemic shunt, Sick sinus syndrome 17,993

Patellar luxation 24,458


none 16,692
none 19,578
Hip dysplasia, Phosphofructokinase (PFK) 18,805
deficiency, Retinal dysplasia, seborrhea

Craniomandibular osteopathy ("lion jaw"), 19,100


Keratoconjunctivitis sicca (KCS) - "dry
eye", seborrhea
Chronic hepatitis, Retinal dysplasia 20,640
Gastric dilatation-volvulus (serious 18,243
stomach disorder), sebaceous adenitis
(skin disorder)
none 18,409
hip dysplasia 21,503

hip dysplasia 22,763


none 27,106
elbow dysplasia, hip dysplasia, retinal 22,598
dysplasia
Patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) 17,285
Patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) 14,742
Exposure keratopathy syndrome 19,719
(exophthalmos, lagophthalmos, and/or
macroblepharon)
deafness, hip dysplasia 18,382
Patellar luxation, Portosystemic shunt, 19,333
tracheal collapse, Retinal dysplasia
Hip dysplasia, Progressive retinal atrophy 17,409

none 18,084
none 18,248
elbow dysplasia, hip dysplasia, retinal 18,431
dysplasia, subaortic stenosis
hip dysplasia 19,208
Pulmonic stenosis 18,133
hip dysplasia 14,322

none 19,000
hip dysplasia 16,824
deafness, hip dysplasia 17,413
Keratoconjunctivitis sicca (KCS) - "dry 16,576
eye"
hip dysplasia 18,349
none 22,759
none 14,931
brachycephalic syndrome 17,997

Dilated cardiomyopathy, Cervical vertebral 17,172


instability (Wobbler syndrome),
Intervertebral disk disease, von
Willebrand's disease

none 15,730
Idiopathic epilepsy, Pannus - chronic 17,876
superficial keratitis
Mitral valve dysplasia, Chiari-like 18,903
malformation (CM) and syringomyelia
(SM)
Deafness, Urolithiasis (stones) 18,551
Platelet dysfunction (thrombocytopathia, 18,596
Basset hound thrombopathia), seborrhea

Fanconi syndrome, Persistent pupillary 22,414


membranes (PPM), Pyruvate kinase (PK)
deficiency
none 16,697
hip dysplasia 20,222
hip dysplasia 17,734
Cataracts, Corneal dystrophy, Cutaneous 20,418
asthenia (Ehlers-Danlos syndrome),
Degenerative myelopathy, Familial kidney
disease, Intervertebral disk disease,
Persistent pupillary membranes (PPM),
Retinal dysplasia, von Willebrand's
disease

none 16,899
none 20,190
none 20,524
hip dysplasia 21,732
familial vasculopathy 14,803
von Willebrand's disease 16,365
Subaortic stenosis, Elbow dysplasia - 14,387
OCD of the elbow, Hip dysplasia
Patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) 14,885
none 18,190
subaortic stenosis, hip dysplasia 14,748
Degenerative myelopathy (nerve 14,978
disorder), Exocrine pancreatic
insufficiency, Hemophilia, Hip dysplasia,
Renal cystadenocarcinoma and nodular
dermatofibrosis, Pannus - chronic
superficial keratitis, Panosteitis, Perianal
fistula

Patellar luxation 17,669


hip dysplasia 17,085
hip dysplasia 15,977
dermoid sinus, Hip dysplasia 14,250
none 15,011
none 13,901
Meningitis, Elbow dysplasia - OCD of the 12,365
elbow, Hip dysplasia, Histiocytosis

lethal acrodermatitis, Mitral valve 15,932


dysplasia
Corneal dystrophy, Degenerative 13,539
myelopathy, Dilated cardiomyopathy,
Subaortic stenosis
Hip dysplasia, Osteochondrodysplasia - 16,717
skeletal dwarfism

Entropion, Hip dysplasia 13,641


Gastric dilatation-volvulus, Hip dysplasia 10,491

Dilated cardiomyopathy, Hip dysplasia, 11,489


Portosystemic shunt
Entropion, Hip dysplasia 12,040
Hip dysplasia, Pulmonic stenosis 11,856
Dilated cardiomyopathy, Cervical vertebral 13,720
instability (Wobbler syndrome), Gastric
dilatation-volvulus, Hip dysplasia

Dilated cardiomyopathy, Gastric dilatation- 15,025


volvulus, Hip dysplasia
brachycephalic syndrome, Hip dysplasia, 14,158
Keratoconjunctivitis sicca (KCS) - "dry
eye", Pulmonic stenosis, Ventricular septal
defect (VSD)

hip dysplasia no data

no data no data

none no data

no data no data
Demodicosis/ Demodectic mange no data

none no data

no data no data
none no data
no data no data

none no data
Cataracts, Pannus - chronic superficial no data
keratitis, Progressive retinal atrophy, X-
linked muscular dystrophy

none no data

none no data

none no data

no data no data

none no data
no data no data

none no data

no data no data
no data no data

Atopy, Demodicosis/ Demodectic mange, no data


Entropion, Hip dysplasia
Collie eye anomaly (CEA), no data
Dermatomyositis and ulcerative
dermatosis
none no data
none no data

no data no data

none no data
no data no data
none no data
no data no data

hip dysplasia no data

no data no data

hip dysplasia no data

hip dysplasia no data

none no data
none no data

none no data
no data no data

no data no data

none no data
hip dysplasia no data
none no data

hip dysplasia no data

hip dysplasia no data

hip dysplasia no data

none no data
no data 12,615

none no data

none no data

none no data

none no data

hip dysplasia no data


no data no data

hip dysplasia no data

no data no data

none no data

hip dysplasia 11,883

hip dysplasia no data


none no data
none no data

none no data

no data no data

none no data

none no data

no data no data

none no data
colour dilution alopecia, Diabetes mellitus, no data
Follicular dysplasias, Pemphigus

Dilated cardiomyopathy, Gastric dilatation- no data


volvulus
Retinal dysplasia no data

hip dysplasia no data

none no data

none no data

none no data

none no data

no data no data

hip dysplasia no data

none no data
no data 23,171
no data 22,334
no data no data

none no data

hip dysplasia no data


none no data
none no data

none no data

no data no data
X X
4 LIFETIME COST average price lowest highest food per min, £ max, £ food per food per
in descending rank purchase
mean, from bracket (US$) (US$) week, week, $ to year, $
converted
(higher score = better), price (US $)
puppyfind.com average, £ US $ using
37%
normalized as
623 budget 175 1050 4 4 4 5.78
Google
302
11%
percentage 833 mid-price 250 1200 4 4 4 5.78
Finance 302
26% 618 budget 300 1200 5.75 4 7.5 5.78 302
17% 435 budget 300 600 4 4 4 5.78 302
33% 750 mid-price 750 750 4 4 4 5.78 302
56% 800 mid-price 600 1000 4 4 4 5.78 302
13% 465 budget 250 800 - - - 9 470
24% 740 mid-price 400 1000 4 4 4 5.78 302
59% 530 budget 250 1000 5.75 4 7.5 5.78 302
36% 465 budget 150 1000 - - - 6 313

15% 650 budget 450 1000 5.75 4 7.5 8.31 434

8% 350 budget 175 550 4 4 4 8.31 434

38% 510 budget 200 800 4 4 4 8.31 434


20% 423 budget 125 750 4 4 4 8.31 434

53% 715 mid-price 200 1600 - - - 6 313

2% 588 budget 200 1500 4 4 4 5.78 302


70% 640 budget 200 900 4 4 4 5.78 302
25% 915 mid-price 650 1200 4 4 4 5.78 302
34% 615 budget 450 1500 5.75 4 7.5 5.78 302

30% 538 budget 275 750 4 4 4 5.78 302

14% 1,058 mid-price 250 1800 4 4 4 5.78 302


47% 900 mid-price 500 1500 5.75 4 7.5 5.78 302

43% 693 budget 250 1500 4 4 4 5.78 302


10% 545 budget 200 850 - - - 13 678

3% 294 budget 50 500 8.75 7.5 10 12.65 660


1% 1,050 mid-price 500 2000 5.75 4 7.5 12.65 660
6% 810 mid-price 299 1500 5.75 4 7.5 12.65 660

62% 650 budget 300 1000 - - - 4 209


85% 670 budget 200 1500 4 4 4 5.78 302
23% 583 budget 275 1200 4 4 4 5.78 302

44% 565 budget 250 1000 5.75 4 7.5 5.78 302


28% 1,057 mid-price 275 2800 4 4 4 5.78 302
61% 525 budget 300 1000 5.75 4 7.5 5.78 302

51% 913 mid-price 475 1000 5.75 4 7.5 5.78 302


46% 833 mid-price 500 1500 4 4 4 5.78 302
41% 958 mid-price 325 2500 5.75 4 7.5 5.78 302

29% 1,162 mid-price 795 1400 8.75 7.5 10 5.78 302


49% 288 budget 100 600 4 4 4 5.78 302
87% 522 budget 175 795 5.75 4 7.5 5.78 302

31% 1,140 mid-price 450 1600 4 4 4 5.78 302


67% 700 mid-price 500 100 5.75 4 7.5 5.78 302
60% 615 budget 250 1000 5.75 4 7.5 5.78 302
71% 469 budget 250 699 - - - 6 313

45% 650 budget 500 800 5.75 4 7.5 8.31 434


5% 2,083 high-end 250 2500 5.75 4 7.5 8.31 434
80% 600 budget 300 1200 5.75 4 7.5 8.31 434
52% 690 budget 400 1050 4 4 4 8.31 434

63% 790 mid-price 300 1200 5.75 4 7.5 8.31 434

76% 925 mid-price 150 1500 - - - 6 313


54% 1,070 mid-price 850 1200 5.75 4 7.5 8.31 434

32% 1,017 mid-price 100 1800 4 4 4 8.31 434

40% 695 budget 350 1000 5.75 4 7.5 8.31 434


39% 490 budget 150 1000 4 4 4 8.31 434

7% 940 mid-price 600 1200 4 4 4 8.31 434

69% 800 mid-price 500 120 4 4 4 8.31 434


21% 1,145 mid-price 500 1500 5.75 4 7.5 8.31 434
55% 1,335 mid-price 800 2500 5.75 4 7.5 8.31 434
18% 587 budget 375 750 - - - 9 470

66% 1,033 mid-price 800 1500 5.75 4 7.5 8.31 434


22% 925 mid-price 850 1000 5.75 4 7.5 8.31 434
16% 1,525 high-end 1000 1800 8.75 7.5 10 8.31 434
9% 810 mid-price 400 1500 - - - 18 939
83% 1,175 mid-price 200 2500 4 4 4 5.78 302
72% 829 mid-price 400 2200 4 4 4 5.78 302
86% 1,118 mid-price 300 1800 8.75 7.5 10 5.78 302

82% 1,200 mid-price 900 1500 5.75 4 7.5 5.78 302


48% 890 mid-price 450 1000 8.75 7.5 10 5.78 302
84% 1,178 mid-price 500 2000 8.75 7.5 10 5.78 302
79% 820 mid-price 400 1495 5.75 4 7.5 5.78 302

57% 885 mid-price 200 3800 5.75 4 7.5 5.78 302


64% 832 mid-price 500 1000 8.75 7.5 10 5.78 302
74% 1,202 mid-price 565 1800 8.75 7.5 10 5.78 302
89% 995 mid-price 750 1300 5.75 4 7.5 5.78 302
78% 1,900 high-end 1300 3500 5.75 4 7.5 5.78 302
91% 675 budget 300 1250 5.75 4 7.5 5.78 302
95% 1,320 mid-price 750 2500 8.75 7.5 10 5.78 302

75% 1,085 mid-price 300 1750 5.75 4 7.5 5.78 302

94% 700 mid-price 300 2500 5.75 4 7.5 5.78 302

68% 1,210 mid-price 550 2350 8.75 7.5 10 5.78 302

93% 515 budget 200 750 5.75 4 7.5 5.78 302


100% 608 budget 200 1000 8.75 7.5 10 5.78 302

99% 1,333 mid-price 800 1550 15 15 15 5.78 302

97% 980 mid-price 600 1600 5.75 4 7.5 5.78 302


98% 900 mid-price 150 1200 - - - 10 522
92% 1,040 mid-price 500 2500 8.75 7.5 10 12.65 660

77% 875 mid-price 450 1500 15 15 15 12.65 660

90% 2,680 high-end 1500 5500 5.75 4 7.5 12.65 660

733 mid-price 475 1200 no data no no no data


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283 budget 100 350 no data no no no data
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560 budget 300 950 no data no no no data
data data
757 mid-price 250 1000 no data no no no data
data data
1,043 mid-price 250 1500 no data no no no data
data data
730 mid-price 600 1250 no data no no no data
data data
no data no data no data no data 8.75 7.5 10 12.65
no data no data no data no data 5.75 4 7.5 12.65
967 mid-price 950 1,000 no data no no no data
data data
1,080 mid-price 550 2000 5.75 4 7.5 8.31
no data no data no data no data no data no no no data
data data

325 budget 200 500 no data no no no data


data data
2,833 high-end 2500 3000 no data no no no data
data data
370 budget 200 500 no data no no no data
data data
531 budget 200 800 no data no no no data
data data
no data no data no data no data 5.75 4 7.5 8.31
1,070 mid-price 900 1500 no data no no no data
data data
828 mid-price 395 1085 no data no no no data
data data
no data no data no data no data 5.75 4 7.5 8.31
538 budget 125 1300 no data no no no data
data data
840 mid-price 350 2000 no data no no no data
data data
650 budget 350 950 no data no no no data
data data

no data no data no data no data 8.75 7.5 10 12.65


no data no data no data no data no data no no no data
data data
1,167 mid-price 1,000 1,300 no data no no no data
data data
no data no data no data no data 5.75 4 7.5 8.31
no data no data no data no data 5.75 4 7.5 8.31
no data no data no data no data 5.75 4 7.5 8.31
1,500 high-end 1500 1500 no data no no no data
data data
655 budget 600 800 no data no no no data
data data
no data no data no data no data no data no no no data
data data
503 budget 225 800 no data no no no data
data data

1,605 high-end 900 2500 no data no no no data


data data
no data no data no data no data no data no no no data
data data
830 mid-price 300 1500 no data no no no data
data data
1,500 high-end 1500 1500 5.75 4 7.5 8.31
no data no data no data no data no data no no no data
data data
1,000 mid-price 1,000 1,000 no data no no no data
data data
588 budget 400 850 5.75 4 7.5 8.31
no data no data no data no data 8.75 7.5 10 8.31
513 budget 200 800 no data no no no data
data data
610 budget 350 1000 no data no no no data
data data
656 budget 500 850 no data no no no data
data data
no data no data no data no data no data no no no data
data data
1,093 mid-price 575 1600 5.75 4 7.5 8.31
1,480 mid-price 700 1800 8.75 7.5 10 8.31

no data no data no data no data no data no no no data


data data
720 mid-price 140 1500 no data no no no data
data data
1,740 high-end 999 2800 no data no no no data
data data
535 budget 300 900 no data no no no data
data data
1,760 high-end 850 3500 15 15 15 21.68
no data no data no data no data no data no no no data
data data
448 budget 350 500 no data no no no data
data data
no data no data no data no data no data no no no data
data data
1,245 mid-price 750 2000 5.75 4 7.5 8.31

1,500 high-end 1500 1500 5.75 4 7.5 8.31

no data no data no data no data 5.75 4 7.5 8.31


528 budget 150 850 5.75 4 7.5 8.31
400 budget 250 700 no data no no no data
data data
no data no data no data no data no data no no no data
data data
no data no data no data no data 5.75 4 7.5 8.31

no data no data no data no data no data no no no data


data data
913 mid-price 700 1000 no data no no no data
data data
no data no data no data no data no data no no no data
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425 budget 300 700 no data no no no data
data data
658 budget 300 975 no data no no no data
data data

no data no data no data no data no data no no no data


data data
no data no data no data no data no data no no no data
data data
890 mid-price 650 1400 no data no no no data
data data
448 budget 250 500 no data no no no data
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550 budget 500 600 no data no no no data
data data
575 budget 450 750 no data no no no data
data data

832 mid-price 675 1000 no data no no no data


data data
1,725 high-end 1100 2000 no data no no no data
data data
855 mid-price 50 1500 no data no no no data
data data
no data no data no data no data 5.75 4 7.5 8.31
772 mid-price 550 1000 4 4 4 8.31
3,460 high-end 800 6500 5.75 4 7.5 8.31
460 budget 200 650 no data no no no data
data data
935 mid-price 800 1200 no data no no no data
data data
562 budget 300 900 5.75 4 7.5 8.31
843 mid-price 575 1250 4 4 4 8.31
668 budget 175 1600 no data no no no data
data data
755 mid-price 750 800 no data no no no data
data data
717 mid-price 300 2,000 no data no no no data
data data
food per Other total per total, per toys, presents, pet sitters, grooming, vet fees per
lifetime,
food per $ regular
if no average year, $ to year, £
converted treats,
averagedper year,
across all£dog per year, £ per year, £ year, £
week x costs, total
lifespan data, US $ using breeds. pet food
3,776 14,185 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
52.1775 x per lifetime,
then 'no data' Google excluded as calculated
4,222
average 15,862
$ 1,133
Finance 784 121
separately (see food 126 244 177
lifespan
3,896 14,638 1,133 784 costs)
121 126 244 177
(column N)
4,174 15,681 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
3,767 14,151 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
3,516 13,211 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
5,870 14,163 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
3,921 14,729 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
3,520 13,222 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
3,923 14,196 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

5,455 14,253 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

6,036 15,771 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

4,952 12,939 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


5,476 14,310 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

3,697 13,381 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

4,976 18,695 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


3,333 12,520 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
3,881 14,582 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
3,782 14,208 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

3,860 14,502 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

4,074 15,307 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


3,604 13,539 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

3,682 13,834 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


7,773 12,984 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

8,198 14,072 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


9,518 16,338 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
7,947 13,641 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

2,557 13,879 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


2,916 10,956 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
3,981 14,956 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

3,703 13,913 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


3,800 14,276 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
3,507 13,177 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

3,568 13,403 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


3,619 13,596 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
3,631 13,641 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

3,752 14,095 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


3,710 13,936 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
2,859 10,741 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

3,713 13,947 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


3,348 12,576 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
3,489 13,109 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
3,444 12,463 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

4,843 12,656 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


5,667 14,808 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
3,911 10,220 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
4,735 12,372 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

4,479 11,704 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

3,162 11,443 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


4,596 12,010 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

4,895 12,792 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

4,887 12,769 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


4,956 12,950 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

5,888 15,386 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

4,345 11,353 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


5,225 13,653 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
4,483 11,715 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
5,753 13,879 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

4,336 11,330 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


5,277 13,789 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
5,203 13,596 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
9,392 11,330 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
2,823 10,605 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
3,224 12,112 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
2,747 10,322 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

2,835 10,650 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


3,595 13,505 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
2,811 10,560 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
2,934 11,024 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

3,486 13,097 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


3,375 12,678 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
3,064 11,511 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
2,744 10,310 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
2,714 10,197 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
2,738 10,288 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
2,280 8,565 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

3,079 11,568 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

2,657 9,982 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

3,218 12,089 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

2,717 10,208 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


2,036 7,648 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

2,093 7,863 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

2,283 8,577 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


3,392 7,365 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
4,594 7,886 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

5,135 8,815 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

4,152 7,127 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data 12,973 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

7,095 12,180 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


8,429 14,468 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

6,361 16,621 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data 14,389 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

3,651 9,540 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


no data 11,421 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

7,095 12,180 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

4,293 11,217 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


3,178 8,305 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
4,843 12,656 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
no data 12,939 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data 11,330 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data 11,806 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data 11,330 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data 7,704 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


no data 11,613 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data 13,109 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


4,045 10,571 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
no data 10,480 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data 13,789 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data 10,390 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


3,026 7,908 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data 11,330 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data 10,560 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data 7,478 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


no data 14,355 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

2,818 7,365 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

4,683 12,236 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
no data 14,389 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

4,683 12,236 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data 12,939 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


no data 14,729 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data 9,857 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data 13,879 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data 7,931 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data 16,145 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data 12,463 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data 14,922 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data 13,777 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data 10,197 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

4,843 12,656 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


6,144 16,055 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
5,168 13,505 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data 14,163 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177
no data 14,922 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data 9,970 1,133 784 121 126 244 177

no data no data 1,133 784 121 126 244 177


kennels per one offs, $
year, £ Initial outlay:
leash, collar, ID
116 200
tag; food
116 200
dishes; crate &
116 bedding; toys
200
and chews.
116 200
116 200
116 200
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http://www.vetstreet.com/dogs/cocker-spaniel
http://www.purina.com.au/sitecore/conten
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http://www.purina.com.au/sitecore/content/PurinaAustralia/Home

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116 200

116 200
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116 200 http://www.vetstreet.com/dogs/miniature-schnauzer#grooming


http://www.purina.com.au/sitecore/content/PurinaAustralia/Home

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http://www.vetstreet.com/dogs/chihuahua
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116 200
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116 200
116 200
116 200
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http://www.purina.com.au/owning-a-dog/dog-breeds/King-Charles
116 200

116 200

116 200
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116 200

116 200
116 200
116 200
116 200 http://www.vetstreet.com/dogs/pembroke-welsh-corgi#grooming
http://www.purina.com.au/sitecore/content/PurinaAustralia/Home

116 200
116 200
116 200
116 200 http://www.vetstreet.com/dogs/giant-schnauzer#grooming
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rank breed overall score out of 5 category

Top dog overall


1 Border Terrier 4.11 terrier
2 Cairn Terrier 4.03 terrier
3 Welsh Springer Spaniel 3.84 sporting
4 English Cocker Spaniel 3.83 sporting
5 Cocker Spaniel 3.80 sporting

Most intelligent / easy to train


1 Border Collie 3.43 herding
2 Poodle 3.30 non-sporting
3 German Shepherd 2.76 herding
4 Golden Retriever 3.32 sporting
5 Doberman Pinscher 3.17 working

Longest lived

1 Chihuahua 2.45 toy


2 Tibetan Spaniel 3.33 non-sporting
3 Border Terrier 3.69 terrier
4 Lhasa Apso 3.09 non-sporting
5 Cairn Terrier 3.43 terrier

Cheapest over their lifetime

1 Bulldog 1.24 non-sporting


2 Mastiff 2.07 working
3 Bloodhound 1.91 hound
4 Bullmastiff 2.14 working
5 Great Dane 2.03 working

Most suitable for children?


Same as overall list: all the top 5
dogs are also suitable for children
notes

terriers and spaniels ftw!

average lifespan,
years
16.50
14.42
14.00
13.92
13.84

NB lifespan is most important factor here: shorter-lived dogs are


cheaper overall because they eat less food over their lifetime

average lifespan, lifetime cost, US$


years
6.29 $13,479
6.50 $13,581
6.75 $13,824
7.57 $13,936
6.96 $14,662
data type source name source link
category American Kennel Club http://www.akc.org/breeds/index.cfm?nav_area=br
intelligence Stanley Coren: The Intelligence of Dogs. Based on dog trainer http://thehydrantblog.com/2011/05/03/the-intelligen
longevity survey.
Dr. KellyBased on ease
M. Cassidy, of training,
2007. not all aspects
Dog longevity. Secondaryof dog
source http://users.pullman.com/lostriver/breeddata.htm
intelligence.
based on several authoritative primary sources (listed on link,
diseases Canine Inherited Disorders Database http://ic.upei.ca/cidd/
far right).
popularity American Kennel Club (AKC), 2011 http://www.akc.org/reg/dogreg_stats.cfm
price puppyfind.com, puppies for sale on 11 July 2012 http://www.puppyfind.com/browse/?sid=5aa35749
size American Kennel Club breed standards. Size is mean of http://www.akc.org/breeds/index.cfm?nav_area=br
food costs / grooming / ranges for both
Pet Planet breedmales ande.g.
profiles females. http://www.petplanet.co.uk/dog_breed_profile.asp?
suitability for children
other regular costs Sainsbury's Finance 2011 http://sainsburysbank.thepressdesk.co.uk/pages/1
one offs k9lifesavers.org http://k-9lifesavers.org/?p=416
.akc.org/breeds/index.cfm?nav_area=breeds
ydrantblog.com/2011/05/03/the-intelligence-of-dogs-the-list/
s.pullman.com/lostriver/breeddata.htm

.akc.org/reg/dogreg_stats.cfm
.puppyfind.com/browse/?sid=5aa35749188bc4d1ddf377c2fa42f9c0
.akc.org/breeds/index.cfm?nav_area=breeds
.petplanet.co.uk/dog_breed_profile.asp?dbid=207

sburysbank.thepressdesk.co.uk/pages/142/2011+releases.stm?article_id=732
esavers.org/?p=416
US pet statistics Households Total Pets Pet Industry Sales, US$bn
that Own a (millions) Expenditure
Year US$bn
Pet (millions)
Bird 5.7 16.2 2012 52.87 Food
Cat 38.9 86.4 2011 50.96 Supplies/Over-the-counter Medicine
Dog 46.3 78.2 2010 48.35 Vet Care
Horse 2.4 7.9 2009 45.5 Live animal purchases
Freshwater Fish 11.9 151.1 2008 43.2 Pet Services: grooming & boarding
Saltwater Fish 0.7 8.61 2007 41.2
Reptile 4.6 13 2006 38.5
Small Animal 5 16 2005 36.3
(Gerbil, Rabbit 2004 34.4
etc.)
2003 32.4
2002 29.5
2001 28.5
1998 23
1996 21
1994 17
2012 (est) 2011 Basic expenses for Dog Cat % households
US owners, per year owning pets by Dogs Cats Birds
(US$) annual household
20.46 19.85 Surgical Vet Visits 407 425 Under
income$20,000 30.70% 30.10% 4.40%
2006
12.56 11.77 Routine Vet 248 219 $20,000 to $34,999 37.30% 33.60% 4.20%
13.59 13.41 Food 254 220 $35,000 to $54,999 39.80% 34.10% 4.40%
2.15 2.14 Kennel Boarding 274 166 $55,000 to $84,999 42.80% 35.50% 3.70%
4.11 3.79 Vitamins 95 43 $85,000 and over 42.10% 33.30% 3.70%
Travel Expenses 78 48
Groomer/Grooming 73 34
Aids
Food Treats 70 41
Toys 43 21
TOTAL 1,542 1,217
Note Source Link
Horses
1.50% 2012 expenditure is an American Pet Products http://www.americanpetproducts.org/press_industrytrends.asp
1.70% estimate Association
US Census https://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&q=cache:zz77eoSJyP8J:www.census.gov/
2.10%
1.90%
2.30%
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1. UK pet ownership by type
of animal
Pet How many in As % of total As % of UK US category How many in
UK? pets Human US?
Population
Fish, indoor 25,000,000 37.59% 39.91% freshwater fish 151,100,000
Fish, outdoor 25,000,000 37.59% 39.91% saltwater fish 8,610,000
Dogs 8,500,000 12.78% 13.57% dog 78,200,000
Cats 8,500,000 12.78% 13.57% cat 86,400,000
Rabbits 1,000,000 1.50% 1.60% small animal 16,000,000
Birds, caged 1,000,000 1.50% 1.60% birds 16,200,000
Guinea pigs 1,000,000 1.50% 1.60% - -
Hamsters 500,000 0.75% 0.80% - -
Domestic fowl e.g. geese 1,000,000 1.50% 1.60% - -
Lizards 400,000 0.60% 0.64% reptile 13,000,000
Frogs and toads 200,000 0.30% 0.32% - -
Snakes 300,000 0.45% 0.48% - -
Tortoises and turtles 300,000 0.45% 0.48% - -
Rats 100,000 0.15% 0.16% - -
Newts and salamanders 200,000 0.30% 0.32% - -
Gerbils 100,000 0.15% 0.16% - -
Horses or ponies kept as pets 400,000 0.60% 0.64% horse 7,900,000

Pigeons kept as pets 200,000 0.30% 0.32% - -

Total 73,700,000 110.83% 117.65% 377,410,000

Furthermore...
People who keep insects 100,000 0.15% 0.16% - -
People who keep mice 100,000 0.15% 0.16% - -

2. Proportion of UK
households owning a pet

Total UK households 26,439,319

% that own at least one pet 48.00% 68.00%

Equivalent to 12,690,873 households 82,500,000

Eng + Wales 23,366,044


NI 703,275
Scotland 2,370,000
As % of total As % of US note source (pets): PFMA http://www.pfma.org.uk/pet-population/
pets Human 2012. total human pop 62,641,000. 2012
Population US pop. 313,933,954
40.04% 48.13%
2.28% 2.74%
20.72% 24.91%
22.89% 27.52%
4.24% 5.10%
4.29% 5.16%
- -
- -
- -
3.44% 4.14%
- - excludes wild frogs and toads
- -
- -
- -
- -
- -
2.09% 2.52% excludes wild horses / ponies

- - excludes wild pigeons

100.00% 120.22%

- - may keep more than one each


- - may keep more than one each

2011 ONS and others (see


below)
2012 PFMA http://www.pfma.org.uk/pet-population/

ONS http://www.ons.gov.uk/ons/publications/re
NISRA http://www.nisra.gov.uk/Census/pop_2_2
General Register Office http://www.gro-scotland.gov.uk/press/new
for Scotland
.pfma.org.uk/pet-population/

http://www.americanpetproducts.org/press_industrytrends.asp

.ons.gov.uk/ons/publications/re-reference-tables.html?edition=tcm%3A77-274670
.nisra.gov.uk/Census/pop_2_2011.pdf
.gro-scotland.gov.uk/press/news2012/number-of-households.html
1. Cat people vs dog people
Factors associated with cat or dog ownership
Cats
More likely to be owned by... Households with a garden
in semi-urban/rural areas
containing someone qualified to
degree level
Individuals female
aged under 65

Less likely to be owned by... Households one or more dogs

-
-

Individuals aged over 65

2. Dog vs cat ownership over time, UK


year dogs (millions)
2000 6.5
2001 6.1
2002 6.1
2003 6.5
2004 6.8
2005 no data
2006 no data
2007 no data
2008 7.3
2009 8
2010 8
2011 8
2012 8
note source link

Dogs Based on a random sample of 2980 Murray et al (2010) via http://www.bris.ac.uk/news/2010/6826.htm


with a garden households in the UK in 2007 University of Bristol
webpage
in rural areas
larger household size

-
-

containing someone educated to


degree level
with cats
with children aged under 11

cats (millions) PFMA / Mintel http://www.pfma.org.uk/historical-pet-own


8
7.5
7.5
9.2
9.6
no data
no data
no data
7.2
8
8
8
8
http://veterinaryrecord.bmj.com/content/166/6/163.abstract?sid=6ba03f10-d9b9-4b8d-94ac-b794b4af9879

.pfma.org.uk/historical-pet-ownership-statistics/
2 total per total total per kg average average food per one offs
year lifetime lifespan price to year
buy

Large Dog Average 838 11,814 649 13 600 300 320


lifetime costs 600 3,900 320
per year percentages 5.08% 2.54% 2.71%
per life time 5.08% 33.01% 2.71%

Small Dog Average 694 9,742 £ 649.47 13 400 156 320

lifetime costs 400 2,028 320


per year percentages 4.11% 1.60% 3.28%
per life time 4.11% 20.82% 42.70%

Cat (British shorthair) £498 5,723 £ 763.07 11 150 £180 95

lifetime costs 150 1,980 95


per year percentages 2.62% 3.15% 1.66%
per life time 2.62% 34.60% 18.26%

Budgie £374 2,723 £ 90,766.67 7 10 £120 95


lifetime costs 10 120 95
per year percentages 0.37% 4.41% 3.49%
per life time 0.37% 30.85% 24.42%

Parrots (African Grey) £828 33,990 £ 67,980.00 40 600 £300 270

lifetime costs 600 12,000 270


per year percentages 1.77% 0.88% 0.79%
per life time 1.77% 35.30% 31.77%

Tropical fish 84 579 £ 57,900.00 6 £15 48 £60

lifetime costs 15 288 60


per year percentages 2.59% 8.29% 10.36%
per life time 2.59% 49.74% 62.18%

Guinea Pigs 286 1,811 £ 2,012.22 6 £15 36 £80

lifetime costs 15 216 80


per year percentages 0.83% 1.99% 4.42%
per life time 0.83% 11.93% 26.50%
Mice 214 461 £ 1,152.50 2 £3 24 30

lifetime costs 3 48 30
per year percentages 0.65% 5.21% 6.51%
per life time 0.65% 10.41% 6.51%

Horse (16hh) £5,080 131,750 £ 252.39 25 3000 520 £1,750

lifetime costs 3,000 13,000 1,750


per year percentages 2.28% 0.39% 1.33%
per life time 2.28% 9.87% 1.33%

Snake 395 6,045 £ 6,716.67 15 £45 240 £75

lifetime costs 45 3,600 75


per year percentages 0.74% 3.97% 1.24%
per life time 0.74% 59.55% 1.24%

Tortoises £358 18,230 £ 1,823.00 50 £200 £72 £130

lifetime costs 200 3,600 130


per year percentages 1.10% 0.39% 0.71%
per life time 1.10% 19.75% 35.66%

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Rabbits £676 4,226 £ 2,347.78 6 £20 300 £150

lifetime costs 20 1,800 150


per year percentages 0.47% 7.10% 3.55%
per life time 0.47% 42.59% 3.55%
maintenance vets insurance food (per one off one-off vet training grooming Toys Livery
month) purchases - bills & other etc (per (per year)
equipment maintenanc month)
e(per
month)

per year per year collars,


lead, basket
/ cage
216 180 142 13 60 200 60 15 3
2,808 2,340 1,846
1.83% 1.52% 1.20%
23.77% 19.81% 15.63%

216 180 142 13 60 200 60 15 3 0

2,808 2,340 1,846


2.22% 1.85% 1.46%
28.82% 24.02% 18.95%

96 150 72 £15 25 70 0 5 3 0

1,056 1,650 792


1.68% 2.62% 1.26%
18.45% 28.83% 13.84%

168 25 61 £10 60 35 0 4 10 0
1,176 175 427
6.17% 0.92% 2.24%
43.19% 6.43% 15.68%

336 40 152 £25 120 150 0 8 20 0

13,440 1,600 6,080


0.99% 0.12% 0.45%
39.54% 4.71% 17.89%

36 0 0 4 £60 0 0 3 0 0

216 0 0
6.22% 0.00% 0.00%
37.31% 0.00% 0.00%

144 0 106 3 £80 0 0 10 2 0

864 0 636
7.95% 0.00% 5.85%
47.71% 0.00% 35.12%
84 0 106 2 30 0 0 5 2 0

168 0 212
18.22% 0.00% 22.99%
36.44% 0.00% 45.99%

£4,200 120 240 £550 200 1000 £350 0 7800

105,000 3,000 6,000


3.19% 0.09% 0.18%
79.70% 2.28% 4.55%

60 0 95 20 £75 0 0 5 0 0

900 0 1,425
0.99% 0.00% 1.57%
14.89% 0.00% 23.57%

156 £30 £100 £6 £70 £60 £0 8 5 0

7,800 1,500 0
0.86% 0.16% 0.55%
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1,440 180 636


5.68% 0.71% 2.51%
34.07% 4.26% 15.05%
funeral average source
(cremation weight (Kg)
cost)

130 15

130 15 http://www.petplanet.co.uk/dog_breed_profile.asp?dbid=207
http://www.k9puppy.co.uk/Puppies/StaffordshireBullTerrierforsale.aspx?Page=1

£105 7.5 http://www.petwebsite.com/cats/cost_keeping_cat.htm


http://www.tescofinance.com/personal/finance/insurance/petins/in

£70 0.03 http://www.birdtrader.co.uk/birds/budgerigars-for-sale/

£70 0.5 http://pets.oodle.co.uk/birds/for-sale/pet_breed_african_grey_parrot/

0 0.01 http://www.dartfordaquatics.co.uk/fish.asp?fCat=5

£95 0.9 http://www.petplanet.co.uk/small_breed_profile.asp?sbid=23


£70 0.4 http://www.petwebsite.com/mice_for_sale.asp

£588 522 http://www.horsemart.co.uk/All-Rounder/A/horses-for-sale.php?ads_hid_min_qf=16&ads_hid_max_qf=16.3

0 0.9 http://www.snakebreeder.co.uk/html/

0 10 http://www.pets4homes.co.uk/reptilesforsale/breed/tortoise/

0 2 http://www.koicarp.org.u

£70 0.11 http://www.petwebsite.com/hamsters_for_sale.asp


http://www.petplanet.co.uk/small_breed_profile.asp?sbid=16

£95 1.8 http://www.rabbitrehome.org.uk/care/rabbit_costs.asp


http://www.petplanet.co.uk/small_breed_profile.asp?sbid=5