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Table 4 Prevalence of the most common grouped-level disorders recorded in Miniature Schnauzers (n = 1972) attending UK primary-care veterinary practices participating in the VetCompass™ Programme from January 1st, 2013 to December 31st, 2013

From: Miniature Schnauzers under primary veterinary care in the UK in 2013: demography, mortality and disorders

Grouped-level disorder Count Overall prevalence 95% CI* Female prevalence % Male prevalence % P-value
Dental 378 19.2 17.5–21.0 21.2 17.3 0.028
Enteropathy 270 13.7 12.2–15.3 11.6 15.9 0.006
Skin 250 12.7 11.2–14.2 11.6 13.7 0.159
Aural 197 10.0 8.7–11.4 9.8 10.3 0.718
Obesity 164 8.3 7.1–9.6 10.2 6.4 0.002
Anal sac 128 6.5 5.4–7.7 6.0 7.0 0.367
Mass-associated 123 6.2 5.2–7.4 5.7 6.8 0.311
Ophthalmological 112 5.7 4.7–6.8 5.7 5.7 0.991
Cardiac 85 4.3 3.5–5.3 5.6 3.1 0.005
Neoplastic 83 4.2 3.3–5.2 3.9 4.6 0.438
Musculoskeletal 80 4.1 3.2–5.0 4.1 4.1 0.993
Parasitic 77 3.9 3.1–4.9 4.3 3.6 0.411
Claw/nail 75 3.8 3.0–4.7 3.0 4.5 0.075
Traumatic injury 70 3.5 2.8–4.5 3.0 4.2 0.147
Behavioural 65 3.3 2.6–4.2 3.0 3.7 0.382
  1. The P-value reflects prevalence comparison between females and males. P-values that are less than 0.05 are highlighted in bold. *CI confidence interval