Shetland Sheepdogs – Common Health Issues & Diseases

Shetland Sheepdog

Shetland sheepdogs could be affected by the following (but not limited to) health conditions and diseases, some of which are hereditary. They aren't all high-risk health conditions and diseases for Shetland sheepdogs. Some of them are environmental illnesses so can be easily avoided by giving Shetland sheepdogs proper care and attention.

Bone, Muscle, and Joint Issues

Cardiovascular Issues

Endocrine Issues

Urinary Issues

Vision and Hearing Issues

Neurological Issues

Gastrointestinal Issues

Reproductive System Issues

Other Health Issues