Skip to main content

Table 2 Mortality in Rottweilers with a recorded cause of death under primary-care veterinary at UK practices participating in the VetCompass Programme from January 1st, 2013 to December 31st, 2013 (n = 312)

From: Rottweilers under primary veterinary care in the UK: demography, mortality and disorders

Grouped-level disorder Overall Count (%) Female count (%) Male Count P-Value male vs female
Neoplasia 103 (33.0) 52 (32.1) 51 (34) 0.690
Inability to stand 50 (16.0) 29 (17.9) 21 (14) 0.361
Mass-associated disorder 22 (7.1) 11 (6.8) 11 (7) 0.839
Gastro-intestinal 19 (6.1) 8 (4.9) 11 (7) 0.369
Brain disorder 13 (4.2) 8 (4.9) 5 (3) 0.486
Undesirable behaviour 13 (4.2) 5 (3.1) 8 (5) 0.315
Musculoskeletal disorder 12 (3.8) 8 (4.9) 4 (2) 0.303
Lower respiratory tract disorder 10 (3.2) 6 (3.7) 4 (2) 0.611
Spinal cord disorder 9 (2.9) 6 (3.7) 3 (2) 0.374
Vertebral arthropathy 8 (2.6) 4 (2.5) 3 (2) 0.787
Other 53 (12.8)    
  1. The P-value reflects comparison between the prevalence in females and males