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