Lakewood Doberman Kennel
Protecting Your Doberman: Understanding and Addressing Health Concerns
Protecting Your Doberman: Health Insights
A Comprehensive Guide to Caring for a Doberman: Nutrition, Grooming, and Exercise



In the heart of Miami, Florida, Lakewood Kennels stands as a beacon of dedication to the well-being of our canine companions. As specialists in dog breeding and care, we recognize the importance of addressing health concerns, particularly in breeds like the Doberman. Join us as we delve into the unique health considerations facing these noble dogs.


Understanding Doberman Health:

The Doberman breed is known for its intelligence, loyalty, and athleticism. However, like all breeds, they are susceptible to certain health issues. From cardiac concerns to joint problems, it’s crucial for Doberman owners to be informed about 

potential health risks.


Cardiovascular Health:

One of the primary health concerns in Dobermans is dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM), a condition that affects the heart muscle. Regular veterinary check-ups and screenings can help detect early signs of DCM, allowing for timely intervention and management.


Orthopedic Issues:

Dobermans are prone to orthopedic issues such as hip dysplasia and von Willebrand’s disease. Proper nutrition, exercise, and weight management play crucial roles in minimizing the risk of these conditions. Additionally, early detection and appropriate treatment can significantly improve the quality of life for affected dogs.


Another common health concern in Dobermans is hypothyroidism, a condition characterized by an underactive thyroid gland. Symptoms may include weight gain, lethargy, and skin problems. Regular thyroid screenings are essential for early detection and effective management.

Preventive Care:

At Lakewood Kennels, we prioritize preventive care to ensure the long-term health and well-being of your Doberman. From vaccinations and parasite control to dental care and nutrition counseling, our comprehensive services are designed to address every aspect of your dog’s health.


Nutritional Guidance:

Proper nutrition is vital for maintaining optimal health in Dobermans. Our team of experts can provide personalized nutritional guidance tailored to your dog’s specific needs, ensuring they receive the essential nutrients for vitality and longevity.


As responsible Doberman owners, it’s our duty to prioritize their health and well-being. By staying informed about common health concerns and partnering with trusted professionals like Lakewood Kennels, we can provide our beloved companions with the best possible care. Together, let’s ensure a happy, healthy life for every Doberman.

Lakewood Dobermann Kennel is a trusted & proven provider of elite health tested European Dobermanns. Committed to Excellence & Uncompromising Standards with Elite European Bloodlines, we specialize in healthy companions for family, sport, protection, service, home, & farm. Contact us today for yours