What kind of dog has the longest life expectancy? 

When looking for a canine partner, one of the most difficult parts of 

being a pet parent is saying goodbye to our beloved furkids.  

According to studies that looked at how to translate canine years to 

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human years, the tiniest dogs may expect to live nearly twice as long as the largest ones.  

This suggests that size does matter when it comes to longevity.  

Although many terrier breeds can reach a ripe old age of twenty with 

proper care, giant breeds such as the Great Dane age rapidly and hardly live beyond eight years.  

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