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