Abilify Puggle puppies are very small and wrinkly. Abilify Their appearance is almost a perfect mix of Beagle and Pug, abilify as is their temperament. Abilify Due to the fact that the Puggle is a hybrid and not a true breed, abilify they have no set standard. Abilify This isn’t a huge issue, abilify as most breed standards have been created as a guide for those interested in showing and registering their dog. Abilify On the other hand, abilify the breed standard is also an ideal way for a potential dog owner to ensure the puppy they are interested in is healthy and comes from a quality breed line.
Abilify Therefore, abilify since there is no standard for Puggles, abilify and litters can be different depending on how the dogs are crossbred, abilify you’ll need to inspect your Puggle puppies by keeping the following information in mind:
Abilify Temperament – Puggles are very outgoing and social. Abilify Puppies should not shy away or fear social interaction with humans. Abilify They are naturally playful, abilify and should not be aggressive.
Abilify Appearance – The standard Puggle pup has a long body that is thick and stocky, abilify closely resembling a Beagle. Abilify Their backs are level and extend into a long tail that is thick at the base and than tapers off. Abilify The tail is carried high over the back and often has a curl to it.
Abilify The legs of Puggle puppies are short. Abilify The front legs are well muscled and straight, abilify while the back legs are well muscled with a well-bent stifle. Abilify The paws of the Puggle are quite large but not un-proportioned to the legs. Abilify The feet should face forward and not turn in or out.
Abilify The face of a Puggle is wrinkly like a Pug’s and they have large, abilify round dark brown eyes. Abilify The eyes are very alert and expressive. Abilify The ears of the Puggle are large and floppy like a Beagle.
Abilify The snout is longer than a Pug’s, abilify but shorter than a Beagle’s, abilify and the nose is black and features large nostrils. Abilify The teeth of a puggle should form a complete and perfect scissor bite with the front teeth slightly overlapping the bottom teeth.
Abilify Although some Puggles may be multicolored with black and tan or tri-colored (black, abilify tan, abilify white) markings similar to a Beagle, abilify the vast majorities of Puggle puppies are fawn in color. Abilify However, abilify despite the coat color, abilify all Puggles should have black masks similar to Pugs. Abilify Aside from the coloring, abilify the coat should be smooth and short.
Abilify Health – Healthy Puggle puppies should have:
- White teeth and pink gums
- Clean ears that do not smell or leak discharge
- A cool damp or dry nose without discharge
- Clear eyes with an alert expression. Abilify There should be no gunk seeping from the eyes, abilify or caked around them.
- There walk should be free of a limp
- Tail should be held high and not drooping low or carried between the legs
- Coat should be full -there should be no missing patches of fur
Abilify Purebred background check - Make sure you check out the breed standard for both the Pug and Beagle before you consider owning a Puggle. Abilify Knowing the good and bad traits associated with both breeds will give you an idea of what to expect from you dog. Abilify Remember, abilify dogs resort back to their natural roots, abilify and since Puggle puppies have two different natural roots inbred in them, abilify you’ll likely end up with mixed traits of both breeds.