4 month old beagle with a small bottom jaw? - Beagle Forum : Our Beagle World Forums
Go Back   Beagle Forum : Our Beagle World Forums > Beagle World > Beagle Discussion

OurBeagleWorld.com is the premier Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 12-02-2012, 06:39 PM   #1 (permalink)
sel
Junior Member
 
sel's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Posts: 6
Default 4 month old beagle with a small bottom jaw?

Hi guys,

We recently took our beagle Bernie to the vet and was told that he had a small bottom jaw. He is only four months old, and when we brought him, we were told he was a pure bread beagle. We brought him at 12 weeks and had no issues, until he grew up abit more. Now we can actually notice his small bottom jaw, I am very scared that it might cause him alot of issues when he gets older.

Has anyone had this issue before or heard of anything like this?

Thanks in advance

Sel
sel is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 12-04-2012, 03:11 PM   #2 (permalink)
Senior Member
 
ljas's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Upstate NY
Posts: 826
Default

This is a inherited condition.

A good source of information: About Dogs - Malocclusion - Incorrect Bite

Also:
Dog Malocclusions (Underbite or Overbite) and Unstable Jaw on MedicineNet
ljas is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:33 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.3.2
PetGuide.com
Basset.net DobermanTalk.com GoldenRetrieverForum.com OurBeagleWorld.com
BoxerForums.com DogForums.com GoPitbull.com PoodleForum.com
BulldogBreeds.com FishForums.com HavaneseForum.com SpoiledMaltese.com
CatForum.com GermanShepherds.com Labradoodle-dogs.net YorkieForum.com
Chihuahua-People.com RetrieverBreeds.com