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Table 1 Prevalence of patellar luxation diagnosed in commonly affected dog breeds attending primary-care veterinary practices in England

From: The epidemiology of patellar luxation in dogs attending primary-care veterinary practices in England

Breed No. dogs in study Prevalence % 95 % CIa
Pomeranian 1040 6.5 3.9–9.2
Yorkshire Terrier 6980 5.4 4.4–6.3
Chihuahua 4619 4.9 3.8–6.0
French Bulldog 1280 4.0 2.1–5.8
Lhasa Apso 1686 3.8 2.2–5.4
Cavalier King Charles Spaniel 4461 3.8 2.8–4.8
Bichon 2839 3.8 2.5–5.0
Pug 1998 3.5 2.1–4.9
Bulldog 1786 2.9 1.5–4.2
West Highland White Terrier 5275 2.5 1.7–3.2
Jack Russell Terrier 13520 1.7 1.3–2.1
Shih-tzu 4151 1.4 0.8–2.0
Crossbreed 47300 1.2 1.0–1.4
Staffordshire Bull Terrier 16746 0.5 0.3–0.7
  1. aCI confidence interval