The life expectancy of dogs depends on the breed, living conditions, diet and health. Some, however, have achieved longevity records by exceeding their twenties. To the delight of their families who were able to spend more time with them.
Here are 10 dogs that broke longevity records.
1. Butch the Beagle
While Beagles live between 12 and 15 years, Butch lived 28 years of happiness with his family in United States.
2. Bluey the Australian Cattle Dog
Bluey was the longevity record holder for 80 years having lived 29½ years in the first half of the 20e century.
3. Snookie the pug
Pugs have a life expectancy of no more than 15 years. Snookie meanwhile, lived nearly 28 years.
4. Taffy the Welsh Shepherd
Taffy holds the record for longevity UKwith nearly 28 years on the clock.
5. The Labrador Retriever
The longest-lived Labrador Retriever is of English descent and has lived happily ever after for 27 years.
6. Megabyte the Chihuahua
Megabyte has exceeded the life expectancy of its breed with almost 21 years of presence among us.
7. pusuke the Shiba Inu
The breed has a life expectancy of between 12 and 15 years, but pusuke lived nearly 27 years.
8. Chanel the Dachshund
If Dachshunds usually do not exceed 16 years. Chanel has, meanwhile, lived for 21 and a half years.
9. Bramble the border collie
Border Collies have a life expectancy of 17 years, while Bramble reached the age of 25.
10. seamus Toy Poodle
With a life expectancy not exceeding 15 years, seamus the Toy Poodle broke longevity records by reaching 20 years old.