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American Toy Fox Terrier Club

Health Survey

 

Most Commonly Identified Problems

% of Respondents Indicating Condition Occurs in up to 10% of TFT's


  • Skin Conditions-71%
  • Food Allergies-61%
  • Heart Valve Problems-53%
  • vWD-51%
  • CHG-62% (However 33% have never seen a case)
  • Fragile Bones in Puppies-62% (13% in the 11-50% occurrence range)
  • Fragile Bones in Adults-50%
  • Mild Patellar Luxation-67% (48% in the 1-10% occurrence range)
  • Medium Patellar Luxation-51% (10% in the 11-50% occurrence range)
  • Severe Patellar Luxation-49%
  • Failure of Adult Teeth to Erupt Properly-44% (14% in the 11-50% occurrence range: 13% in the >50% occurrence range)
  • Fast Tartar Buildup-52% (43% in the 1-10% occurrence range; 29% in the 11-50% occurrence range)
  • Gum Disease-67% (44% in the 1-10% occurrence range)
  • Cryptorchidism-58%
  • Monorchidism-71%
  • Irregular Estrus-56%
  • Stillborn Puppies-67%
  • Puppy Failure To Thrive-65%