Cardura Puggle puppies are very small and wrinkly. Cardura Their appearance is almost a perfect mix of Beagle and Pug, cardura as is their temperament. Cardura Due to the fact that the Puggle is a hybrid and not a true breed, cardura they have no set standard. Cardura This isn’t a huge issue, cardura as most breed standards have been created as a guide for those interested in showing and registering their dog. Cardura On the other hand, cardura 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.

Cardura Therefore, cardura since there is no standard for Puggles, cardura and litters can be different depending on how the dogs are crossbred, cardura you’ll need to inspect your Puggle puppies by keeping the following information in mind:

Cardura Temperament – Puggles are very outgoing and social. Cardura Puppies should not shy away or fear social interaction with humans. Cardura They are naturally playful, cardura and should not be aggressive.

Cardura Appearance – The standard Puggle pup has a long body that is thick and stocky, cardura closely resembling a Beagle. Cardura Their backs are level and extend into a long tail that is thick at the base and than tapers off. Cardura The tail is carried high over the back and often has a curl to it.

Cardura The legs of Puggle puppies are short. Cardura The front legs are well muscled and straight, cardura while the back legs are well muscled with a well-bent stifle. Cardura The paws of the Puggle are quite large but not un-proportioned to the legs. Cardura The feet should face forward and not turn in or out.

Cardura The face of a Puggle is wrinkly like a Pug’s and they have large, cardura round dark brown eyes. Cardura The eyes are very alert and expressive. Cardura The ears of the Puggle are large and floppy like a Beagle.

Cardura The snout is longer than a Pug’s, cardura but shorter than a Beagle’s, cardura and the nose is black and features large nostrils. Cardura The teeth of a puggle should form a complete and perfect scissor bite with the front teeth slightly overlapping the bottom teeth.

Cardura Although some Puggles may be multicolored with black and tan or tri-colored (black, cardura tan, cardura white) markings similar to a Beagle, cardura the vast majorities of Puggle puppies are fawn in color. Cardura However, cardura despite the coat color, cardura all Puggles should have black masks similar to Pugs. Cardura Aside from the coloring, cardura the coat should be smooth and short.

Cardura 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. Cardura There should be no gunk seeping from the eyes, cardura 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

Cardura Purebred background check - Make sure you check out the breed standard for both the Pug and Beagle before you consider owning a Puggle. Cardura Knowing the good and bad traits associated with both breeds will give you an idea of what to expect from you dog. Cardura Remember, cardura dogs resort back to their natural roots, cardura and since Puggle puppies have two different natural roots inbred in them, cardura you’ll likely end up with mixed traits of both breeds.