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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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