The major health concern for the Belgian Tervuren is seizures. Minor health concerns for this breed include CHD (Canine Hip Dysplasia), elbow Dysplasia, allergies, hypothyroidism, and PRA (Progressive Retinal Atrophy). On occasion, the Belgian Tervuren experiences pannus, cataracts, hemangiosarcoma, and PPM (Persistent Popullary Membrane). To keep this breed healthy, it is suggested that the hip, eye, and elbow be tested on a regular basis. The life span of a healthy Belgian Tervuren is ten to twelve years of age on average.