Miniature Pinscher – Disease Predispostion

MINIATURE PINSCHER

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Dermatological conditions

Pattern baldness

Endocrine conditions

Diabetes mellitus
  • Possible breed predisposition

Musculoskeletal conditions

Shoulder luxation
  • Congenital

Ocular conditions

Chronic superficial keratitis (pannus)
  • Breed predisposition
Corneal dystrophy
Glaucoma
  • Possible breed predisposition
Cataract
  • Inheritance suspected
Generalised progressive retinal atrophy (GPRA)

Renal and urinary conditions

Cystine urolithiasis
  • Higher incidence reported in this breed in some American surveys