Dog Breeds With the Longest Lifespans

This rugged herding breed lives 12-16 years thanks to its active lifestyle and resilience.  

Australian Cattle Dog

A popular scenthound blessed with a median lifespan between 12-15 years.  


Hardy working dogs living 13-15 years or longer with attentive care.

Australian Shepherd

Energetic herders commonly working into their late teens under 15+ years.

Border Collie

The tiny Chihuahua often enjoys 15-20 years.


With proper care, the Dachshund lives 14-17 years thanks to its small size.  


This sturdy Tibetan companion can reach 15-18 years.  

Lhasa Apso

Top Robust Dog Breeds