They are our fur-children! We want them around for a long time! We would love to grow old with them!
But truth is, our precious pups will typically not outlive us. Sadly, they are all finite creatures and knowing they, for the most part, have at the most ten to twelve years with us makes them all the dearer to their Mommies and Daddies!
But do you know, on an average, how long your favorite pooch is acknowledged to stay within the mortal coil? Are they a seven-year dog? Eleven? Maybe even into their teens?
After the break, go over to page two and check out seven dog breeds that tend to have the longest lives! Some of these hardy dog breeds just may surprise you!