Like all pedigree dogs Leonbergers are prone to certain diseases or problems that are sometimes genetically carried or are just prone to be affected due to their familial resemblances.
The long term consequences of eradicating some diseases, and their impact on the remaining diseases within a limited gene pool is yet to be determined and only time will tell.
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This highlights the problems with breeding for all pedigrees and the responsibilities that we all have to take and accept in order to own these magnificent dogs.
The following diseases/problems have been associated with the Leonberger:-
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