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How old is really my dog in human years?

How old is really my dog in human years?

How old is really my dog?

Do you’ve heard this rule: dog’s true age used to be a case of simply multiplying it by seven? Turns out, the math isn’t that simple! It’s more complicated than that.

How to convert your dog’s age into human years?

Size and breed also play a role. Smaller dogs tend to live longer than larger ones. During the first two years of life, dogs mature rapidly from childhood to adulthood, but dogs mature at different rates when compared to humans.

Have a look how old is your dog for an equal age for you, and here’s a handy calculator to do it for you:

Note: This calculator give a estimate and may not be accurate. See a veterinarian for age related questions. Importantly, the conversion for dog years to human years is directly based on human life expectancy. Life expectancy varies by time in history, country and gender.

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