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