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