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