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10 Shortest Living Dog Breeds

#5 – Neapolitan Mastiff


This breed might win the award for the wrinkliest of dogs. The Neapolitan Mastiff is an Italian Mastiff with an average life expectancy of 7-9 years.

#6 – Leonberger


Leonbergers almost resemble mythical creatures or fluffy lions. Originating from Leonberg, Germany, it is said that this breed was actually created to resemble the lion on the town crest. The average life span is 8-9 years.

#7 – Newfoundland


Newfoundlands are wonderful family companions and excel in colder climates. This breed comes from Newfoundland, Canada and has a life expectancy of 8-10 years.

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