Hemophilia and Other Inherited German Shepherd Disorders

German Shepherd Dog Hemophilia

As a relatively new breed, the German shepherd is prone to a variety of health problems, some of which are considered to be hereditary. Others are considered to be inherited; the breed has a predisposition towards some disorders. However, the way to determining if there is inheritance towards a certain disease is often times inconclusive.

The list of possible disorders quite possibly numbers 40 to 50 different disorders, however most of those can appear in any breed, and the German shepherd has not shown special [...] More about: Hemophilia and Other Inherited German Shepherd Disorders