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Aloe vera massage gel Puggles are a hybrid breed that are the result of crossing a Pug and a Beagle; two purebred dogs. Aloe vera massage gel A Puggle is a moderate sized dog that is considered excellent family pets. Aloe vera massage gel They have the playful and docile lap dog qualities of the Pug and the energy and hunting instincts of the Beagle.

Aloe vera massage gel The Puggle is an exceptionally friendly breed that gets a long well with children and thrives on human companionship. Aloe vera massage gel They have plenty of energy and can be quite hyperactive at times – a trait they inherit from both their parents.

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Aloe vera massage gel Puggles History

Aloe vera massage gel  Puggles have an extremely short history, aloe vera massage gel and very little is known about when the first cross breed took place or why. Aloe vera massage gel What is known is that that Puggle breed originated in America, aloe vera massage gel and a Wisconsin Puggle breeder known as Wallace Havens was the first to register a Puggle litter with the American Canine Hybrid Club (ACHC). Aloe vera massage gel Havens is also credited with giving the breed its name.

Aloe vera massage gel The Puggle, aloe vera massage gel like all hybrid dogs, aloe vera massage gel are bred in different ways. Aloe vera massage gel For instance, aloe vera massage gel Puggles may be bred as follows:

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  • Beagle – Puggle
  • Puggle – Puggle

Aloe vera massage gel The different combinations produce different characteristics in the dogs. Aloe vera massage gel For instance, aloe vera massage gel certain coat color or other physical features may be different, aloe vera massage gel and the temperaments may vary as well depending on how many Beagle traits there is in the dog compared to Pug or vice versa. Aloe vera massage gel Therefore, aloe vera massage gel it’s a good idea to ask a Puggle breeder how they choose to breed their dogs and why.

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Aloe vera massage gel The average Puggle stands about 13-15 inches at the shoulders and is approximately 15-30 pounds. Aloe vera massage gel Some Puggles may actually be bred smaller by combining a pug with a smaller Beagle. Aloe vera massage gel This Puggle breed is known as a “Pocket Puggle”, aloe vera massage gel and they only differ from the regular Puggle variety in that they are slightly smaller in size, aloe vera massage gel typically by 10 pounds.

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Aloe vera massage gel Puggles do require a sufficient amount of exercise on a daily basis in order to keep them trim and happy. Aloe vera massage gel They love to play and should be taken on walks (twice daily for 15 – 20 minutes) weather permitting.

Aloe vera massage gel Grooming a Puggle is easy as they are considered a low maintenance dog. Aloe vera massage gel They only need an occasional bath ( A few times per year), aloe vera massage gel as rubbing their coat with a damp towel and giving it a brush on a regular basis (few times per week) keeps their coat glossy and clean. Aloe vera massage gel Although the Puggle does not have as many wrinkles as a Pug, aloe vera massage gel their wrinkles and face still need to be wiped daily to ensure they are clean. Aloe vera massage gel You also need to check and clean their ears once a week to avoid infection.

Aloe vera massage gel Puggles shed quite a bit, aloe vera massage gel especially during spring. Aloe vera massage gel Therefore, aloe vera massage gel they are not a hypoallergenic dog and will leave hair around the home wherever they go.

Aloe vera massage gel You need to keep all of the above information in mind if you are considering making a Puggle a part of your family.