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

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

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

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

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

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

Chyavanaprasha 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. Chyavanaprasha For this reason, chyavanaprasha they are not recognized by any national kennel club. Chyavanaprasha In addition, chyavanaprasha not being a true breed means that each Puggle litter produced will be different each time.

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