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Healthy weight ranges of pitbull, golden retriever and border collie

The weight of pet dogs has always been a concern for owners. In recent years, the problem of obesity in dogs has aroused great social concern. More and more dogs are overweight and in a sub-healthy state, which is not conducive to the healthy growth of dogs. This article focuses on the issue of Healthy weight ranges of pitbull, golden retriever, and border collie.

Healthy weight ranges for pitbull

Pitbull must be strong and flexible, so the proper ratio of weight to height is more important than actual weight and height. Mature males in good condition weigh between 35-60 pounds. Mature females in good condition weigh between 30-50 pounds. Those exceeding the above standards will be at a disadvantage unless their proportions do not appear to be huge or elongated.

Pitbull is native to the United States and is also called American Pitbull. It originated in the 19th century. Pitbull was mainly bred from American Staffordshire Terrier and American Bulldog. Pitbull is a beautiful body type. He has developed muscles, an extremely clever mind, tenacious will, amazing endurance, and good hygiene. The American Federation of Dogs recognizes it as the world’s number one dog breed. A perfect Pitbull makes people love and hate. People love beautiful curves, healthy physique, tenacious will, absolutely clever mind, dependence, and trust in people.  Pitbull hates troubles, fights bravely, and swears to death.

 

Healthy weight ranges for golden retriever 

2 months male: 6 kg female: 5 kg

3 months male: 11 kg female: 9 kg

4 months male: 17 kg female: 15 kg

6 months male: 24 kg female: 21 kg

8 months male: 29 kg female: 24 kg

12 months male: 33 kg female: 28 kg

18 months male: 34 kg female: 29 kg

24 months male: 34 kg female: 29 kg

The uniqueness of the Golden Retriever lies in its likable character. It is a well-proportioned, powerful and lively dog breed, characterized by stability and reasonable coordination of various body parts. The legs are neither too long nor awkward, the expression is friendly, and the personality is warm, alert, confident and not afraid of life. The Golden Retriever is originally a retriever. Now they are mostly used as guide dogs and pet dogs. The Golden Retriever ranks fourth on the canine IQ rankings. It is very friendly to children or babies.

Healthy weight ranges for a border collie

 

Shoulder height: male’s shoulder height range is 19-22 inches (48-56cm)

                             The female’s shoulder height ranges from 18 to 21 inches (46 to 53 cm).

The body length (the distance from the end of the shoulder blades to the hips) is slightly greater than the height at the shoulders. The bones are strong but not exaggerated, commensurate with the overall size. The overall balance of height, length, weight, and bone mass is vital, much more important than a single feature. Excess body weight should not be mistaken for muscle or bone mass. Any single feature that affects the overall balance will be considered a defect.

 

Weight: male border grazing weight 30.9-44.1 pounds (14.0-20.0 kg)

                Female border grazing weight 26.5-41.9 lbs (12.0-19.0 kg)