Most people can budget for supplies, food, treats, grooming, vaccinations, and vet visits. However, emergency bills can occur.
French Bulldogs are the most popular breed registered with the American Kennel Club. A French Bulldog will cost $20,000 or more over its lifetime.
You probably all love Yorkshire Terriers. Caring for these dogs is easy. Bad teeth require frequent, extensive and expensive treatment.
The all-American dog may be a goofy, loving golden retriever. These dogs have costly health issues such as chest, skin, eye, ear, hip, and elbow dysplasia, epilepsy, hypothyroidism, and others.
Great Danes are ideal for cities because their size often leads to higher medical bills. These dogs require more medication, so they cost more.
In "Sex & the City," Charlotte receives a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel. They have more medical issues than other spaniels despite being beautiful and sweet.