Home Page Forums Darwin’s Ark https://www.foxnews.com/science/dogs-color-linked-to-how-long-they-live-and-thei Reply To: https://www.foxnews.com/science/dogs-color-linked-to-how-long-they-live-and-thei

Avatar photo
lindsay gaudet


The article that Kathleen linked to does list the longevity difference. Yellow and black labs lived, on average, 12.1 years (combined), compared with 10.7 years for chocolate labs – a difference of 1.4 years. Not huge, but statistically significant (i.e., unlikely to be due to chance alone).