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