In every breed of dog health problems peculiar to the breed exist. Miniature Schnauzers are no exception!
We take an honest look at Miniature Schnauzer health problems and, most importantly, how to avoid them happening to your pet!
Here you’ll find a wealth of Miniature Schnauzer health information.
We will go through tips on choosing a healthy puppy, plus guidance on how to feed and care for it.
If you follow these basic tips you will maximise your dogs chances of leading a long, healthy and trouble-free life.
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Mini Schnauzers are normally strong, robust and built to last – indeed, more so than most other breeds!
The most common genetic problems are:
Those are the main genetic issues.
Pups are born with them and there is little you can do to prevent them happening if they are in the genetic blueprint of your dog.
There are a few other health problems that sometimes affect the Miniature Schnauzer that may depend more on how you care for your dog. With these, a genetic link is sometimes suspected but not proven:
You can also access great advice of what to feed your Schnauzer and how to raise her to promote great health, vitality and a long, trouble-free life of enjoyment for you and your pet.