100 years of selective breeding. Sadly, this is why purebred dogs have so many health issues. Just go get a mutt from the shelter! As long as there are homeless animals, there's no such thing as a "reputable" breeder.
Excessive barking not only poses an annoyance to you, but to your neighbors as well. You can’t expect a dog to never bark, but incessant barking becomes an issue over time. Here’s a few techniques to help stop dog barking in your apartment.
Detailed chart for the recommended daily feeding quantity for all dogs categories based on their weight. First part are the amounts of daily food to help your dog lose weight, the second part is for weight maintenance.