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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Chlornitromycin 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. Chlornitromycin There should be no gunk seeping from the eyes, chlornitromycin 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

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