Why Is My Blue Heeler So Small? (Explained)

Blue Heelers are medium-sized dogs that grow up to be big dogs. However, seeing your Blue Heeler not growing to the expected size at different growth stages and being small can be concerning. 

What can cause a Blue Heeler to be so small?

Let’s look at the common reasons why a Blue Heeler can be so small and when to seek help.

Why is my Blue Heeler so small?

A Blue Heeler can be so small because of poor diet, illness, effects of puppy teething, and genetics. It is normal for Blue Heelers to have a slow growth rate and appear small with a healthy weight. However, medical evaluation is required to determine if they are developing well or have an underlying problem.

Why is my Blue Heeler so small