Whippet Dog Health Issues
It is important to consider that Immunization the most important preventative measure you can take to reduce the risk of disease in your Whippet. The Whippet Dog usually maintains very good health and lives to a good age of approximately 12 to 15 years, which is very good when compared to many other breeds of dog. The Health Issues that more commonly affect this breed are listed above and include genetic eye defects, cardiac problems and drugs sensitivity. It you are looking for a whippet puppy to join your family then you are advised to seek a reputable breeder who will offer you health clearances for any of their puppies. This important information will help you to identify any past health problems that have been found in the parents of any particular puppy. If you are in any doubt about the health of your puppy or dog, or if you just want a general medical examination, you should take your puppy or dog to a vet.