The Canine Diversity Project

Mixed-breed Longevity


Kaplan-Meier survival curve for 328 mixed-breed dogs. The median lifespan is just over 14 years.

For a description of the methods and possible interpretations, see Longevity in the Standard Poodle. All analyses were performed using GraphPad Prism 3.02, GraphPad Software, San Diego.


Updated Oct. 18, 2000