Alendronate sodium Puggle puppies are very small and wrinkly. Alendronate sodium Their appearance is almost a perfect mix of Beagle and Pug, alendronate sodium as is their temperament. Alendronate sodium Due to the fact that the Puggle is a hybrid and not a true breed, alendronate sodium they have no set standard. Alendronate sodium This isn’t a huge issue, alendronate sodium as most breed standards have been created as a guide for those interested in showing and registering their dog. Alendronate sodium On the other hand, alendronate sodium 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.
Alendronate sodium Therefore, alendronate sodium since there is no standard for Puggles, alendronate sodium and litters can be different depending on how the dogs are crossbred, alendronate sodium you’ll need to inspect your Puggle puppies by keeping the following information in mind:
Alendronate sodium Temperament – Puggles are very outgoing and social. Alendronate sodium Puppies should not shy away or fear social interaction with humans. Alendronate sodium They are naturally playful, alendronate sodium and should not be aggressive.
Alendronate sodium Appearance – The standard Puggle pup has a long body that is thick and stocky, alendronate sodium closely resembling a Beagle. Alendronate sodium Their backs are level and extend into a long tail that is thick at the base and than tapers off. Alendronate sodium The tail is carried high over the back and often has a curl to it.
Alendronate sodium The legs of Puggle puppies are short. Alendronate sodium The front legs are well muscled and straight, alendronate sodium while the back legs are well muscled with a well-bent stifle. Alendronate sodium The paws of the Puggle are quite large but not un-proportioned to the legs. Alendronate sodium The feet should face forward and not turn in or out.
Alendronate sodium The face of a Puggle is wrinkly like a Pug’s and they have large, alendronate sodium round dark brown eyes. Alendronate sodium The eyes are very alert and expressive. Alendronate sodium The ears of the Puggle are large and floppy like a Beagle.
Alendronate sodium The snout is longer than a Pug’s, alendronate sodium but shorter than a Beagle’s, alendronate sodium and the nose is black and features large nostrils. Alendronate sodium The teeth of a puggle should form a complete and perfect scissor bite with the front teeth slightly overlapping the bottom teeth.
Alendronate sodium Although some Puggles may be multicolored with black and tan or tri-colored (black, alendronate sodium tan, alendronate sodium white) markings similar to a Beagle, alendronate sodium the vast majorities of Puggle puppies are fawn in color. Alendronate sodium However, alendronate sodium despite the coat color, alendronate sodium all Puggles should have black masks similar to Pugs. Alendronate sodium Aside from the coloring, alendronate sodium the coat should be smooth and short.
Alendronate sodium 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. Alendronate sodium There should be no gunk seeping from the eyes, alendronate sodium 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
Alendronate sodium Purebred background check - Make sure you check out the breed standard for both the Pug and Beagle before you consider owning a Puggle. Alendronate sodium Knowing the good and bad traits associated with both breeds will give you an idea of what to expect from you dog. Alendronate sodium Remember, alendronate sodium dogs resort back to their natural roots, alendronate sodium and since Puggle puppies have two different natural roots inbred in them, alendronate sodium you’ll likely end up with mixed traits of both breeds.