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Table 1 DM risk for the specific breeds analysed [36] and samples sizes

From: Dog leucocyte antigen (DLA) class II haplotypes and risk of canine diabetes mellitus in specific dog breeds

Breed Case (n) Control (n) Published breed risk of DM (odds ratio) 95% Confidence interval
Samoyed 43 70 35.84 25.58–50.22
Tibetan Terrier 20 40 10.39 7.28–14.83
Cairn Terrier 30 30 9.76 7.27–13.09
Miniature Schnauzer 28 38 3.62 2.57–5.09
WHWT 133 150 3.04 2.55–3.63
Border Collie 57 87 2.02 1.64–2.5
Border Terrier 27 27 1.8 1.26–2.58
Labrador Retriever 111 240 1.67 1.43–1.94
Yorkshire Terrier 45 45 1.55 1.25–1.93
CKCS 48 48 1.41 1.08–1.85
Cocker Spaniel 55 80 1.25 0.97–1.6
JRT 49 57 0.61 0.48–0.77
Total (n) 646 912   
  1. Breeds are sorted based on the reported risk of DM [36]. n = number of dogs, CKCS Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, JRT Jack Russell Terrier, WHWT West highland White Terrier