Chloromycetin Puggle dogs are considered hybrids. Chloromycetin This basically means they are a cross between two different purebreds. Chloromycetin In the Puggle case, chloromycetin this would be a Beagle and a Pug. Chloromycetin The Puggle can also be referred to as a crossbreed, chloromycetin even though this term can also refer to a mongrel - a dog that has only one known purebred in their genes.

Chloromycetin Unlike mongrels or mutts that are usually the result of an unintentional crossbreed, chloromycetin hybrid dogs breed, chloromycetin whether they began as mutts or not, chloromycetin is purposely bred to create a specific breed type. Chloromycetin Hybrid dogs like the Puggle are known as “designer dogs”. Chloromycetin Designer dogs are popular hybrids that have been purposely created using two specific purebred dogs.

Chloromycetin Of course, chloromycetin not all “designer dogs” are bred for the purpose of suiting the latest fad. Chloromycetin The Labradoodle is a good example of this. Chloromycetin Unlike breeding a Beagle and Pug for fashion, chloromycetin a Labrador and Standard Poodle were initially bred to create a hypoallergenic guide dog. Chloromycetin In other words, chloromycetin the original cross breeding that resulted in the Labradoodle was intentional, chloromycetin and is still trying to be perfected so it can be recognized as a purebred dog.

Chloromycetin Although most hybrids are selectively bred to create a breed that features all of the great characteristics of its two parents, chloromycetin sometimes there is no actual thought process in the creation of such breeds. Chloromycetin For instance, chloromycetin although Puggle dogs are very sweet and sociable dogs, chloromycetin they were bred for no other purpose than to be a family pet.

Chloromycetin They are not hypoallergenic and they are still prone to Pug breathing problems, chloromycetin which can be made worse because of their love for hunting that has been passed to them through their Beagle genes. Chloromycetin For reasons such as this, chloromycetin many purebred breeders argue that designer dog breeding is irresponsible.

Chloromycetin Despite what some breeders may think, chloromycetin the fact of the matter is that hybrid dogs are very popular, chloromycetin and often make excellent family pets and generally tend to be very healthy and happy breeds.

Chloromycetin It is also important to point out that a hybrid dog is not considered a “true breed” due to the fact that they don’t have an official breed standard. Chloromycetin For this reason, chloromycetin they are not recognized by any national kennel club. Chloromycetin In addition, chloromycetin not being a true breed means that each Puggle litter produced will be different each time.

Chloromycetin Nonetheless, chloromycetin even though Puggle dogs may not have a “true” standard to their name, chloromycetin the fact remains that this special hybrid is in high demand, chloromycetin and is loved by many. Chloromycetin After all, chloromycetin who says a dog needs an official standard to be considered a great pal and a one-of-a-kind friend.