Staffordshire Bull Terriers are the most likely breed to be abandoned. Many of the mixed breeds advertised are Staffy crosses. This breed are likely to be abandoned if they are not trained properly.
Below shows the estimated percentage of adverts in 2018, that were for; rescues, non-pedigree and puppy farms. The charts highlighted in pink are considered worryingly high.
Hip joint laxity
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Flat nose breathing difficulties
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