Daypress Puggle dogs are considered hybrids. Daypress This basically means they are a cross between two different purebreds. Daypress In the Puggle case, daypress this would be a Beagle and a Pug. Daypress The Puggle can also be referred to as a crossbreed, daypress even though this term can also refer to a mongrel - a dog that has only one known purebred in their genes.
Daypress Unlike mongrels or mutts that are usually the result of an unintentional crossbreed, daypress hybrid dogs breed, daypress whether they began as mutts or not, daypress is purposely bred to create a specific breed type. Daypress Hybrid dogs like the Puggle are known as “designer dogs”. Daypress Designer dogs are popular hybrids that have been purposely created using two specific purebred dogs.
Daypress Of course, daypress not all “designer dogs” are bred for the purpose of suiting the latest fad. Daypress The Labradoodle is a good example of this. Daypress Unlike breeding a Beagle and Pug for fashion, daypress a Labrador and Standard Poodle were initially bred to create a hypoallergenic guide dog. Daypress In other words, daypress the original cross breeding that resulted in the Labradoodle was intentional, daypress and is still trying to be perfected so it can be recognized as a purebred dog.
Daypress Although most hybrids are selectively bred to create a breed that features all of the great characteristics of its two parents, daypress sometimes there is no actual thought process in the creation of such breeds. Daypress For instance, daypress although Puggle dogs are very sweet and sociable dogs, daypress they were bred for no other purpose than to be a family pet.
Daypress They are not hypoallergenic and they are still prone to Pug breathing problems, daypress which can be made worse because of their love for hunting that has been passed to them through their Beagle genes. Daypress For reasons such as this, daypress many purebred breeders argue that designer dog breeding is irresponsible.
Daypress Despite what some breeders may think, daypress the fact of the matter is that hybrid dogs are very popular, daypress and often make excellent family pets and generally tend to be very healthy and happy breeds.
Daypress 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. Daypress For this reason, daypress they are not recognized by any national kennel club. Daypress In addition, daypress not being a true breed means that each Puggle litter produced will be different each time.
Daypress Nonetheless, daypress even though Puggle dogs may not have a “true” standard to their name, daypress the fact remains that this special hybrid is in high demand, daypress and is loved by many. Daypress After all, daypress who says a dog needs an official standard to be considered a great pal and a one-of-a-kind friend.