Diflucan Puggle puppies are very small and wrinkly. Diflucan Their appearance is almost a perfect mix of Beagle and Pug, diflucan as is their temperament. Diflucan Due to the fact that the Puggle is a hybrid and not a true breed, diflucan they have no set standard. Diflucan This isn’t a huge issue, diflucan as most breed standards have been created as a guide for those interested in showing and registering their dog. Diflucan On the other hand, diflucan the breed standard is also an ideal way for a potential dog owner to ensure the puppy they are interested in is healthy and comes from a quality breed line.
Diflucan Therefore, diflucan since there is no standard for Puggles, diflucan and litters can be different depending on how the dogs are crossbred, diflucan you’ll need to inspect your Puggle puppies by keeping the following information in mind:
Diflucan Temperament – Puggles are very outgoing and social. Diflucan Puppies should not shy away or fear social interaction with humans. Diflucan They are naturally playful, diflucan and should not be aggressive.
Diflucan Appearance – The standard Puggle pup has a long body that is thick and stocky, diflucan closely resembling a Beagle. Diflucan Their backs are level and extend into a long tail that is thick at the base and than tapers off. Diflucan The tail is carried high over the back and often has a curl to it.
Diflucan The legs of Puggle puppies are short. Diflucan The front legs are well muscled and straight, diflucan while the back legs are well muscled with a well-bent stifle. Diflucan The paws of the Puggle are quite large but not un-proportioned to the legs. Diflucan The feet should face forward and not turn in or out.
Diflucan The face of a Puggle is wrinkly like a Pug’s and they have large, diflucan round dark brown eyes. Diflucan The eyes are very alert and expressive. Diflucan The ears of the Puggle are large and floppy like a Beagle.
Diflucan The snout is longer than a Pug’s, diflucan but shorter than a Beagle’s, diflucan and the nose is black and features large nostrils. Diflucan The teeth of a puggle should form a complete and perfect scissor bite with the front teeth slightly overlapping the bottom teeth.
Diflucan Although some Puggles may be multicolored with black and tan or tri-colored (black, diflucan tan, diflucan white) markings similar to a Beagle, diflucan the vast majorities of Puggle puppies are fawn in color. Diflucan However, diflucan despite the coat color, diflucan all Puggles should have black masks similar to Pugs. Diflucan Aside from the coloring, diflucan the coat should be smooth and short.
Diflucan Health – Healthy Puggle puppies should have:
- White teeth and pink gums
- Clean ears that do not smell or leak discharge
- A cool damp or dry nose without discharge
- Clear eyes with an alert expression. Diflucan There should be no gunk seeping from the eyes, diflucan or caked around them.
- There walk should be free of a limp
- Tail should be held high and not drooping low or carried between the legs
- Coat should be full -there should be no missing patches of fur
Diflucan Purebred background check - Make sure you check out the breed standard for both the Pug and Beagle before you consider owning a Puggle. Diflucan Knowing the good and bad traits associated with both breeds will give you an idea of what to expect from you dog. Diflucan Remember, diflucan dogs resort back to their natural roots, diflucan and since Puggle puppies have two different natural roots inbred in them, diflucan you’ll likely end up with mixed traits of both breeds.