Due to the different sizes of dogs heart beats vary. In larger breeds the heart tends to beat slower and in toy breeds faster. A normal heart beat at rest will be from 50 to 130 beats per minute.
To check your dog’s heartbeat, place your fingers over the left side of the chest, where you can feel the strongest beat. To check the pulse, which is the same speed as the heartbeat, press gently on the inside of the top ...Continue Reading →