Free serophene Puggle dogs are considered hybrids. Free serophene This basically means they are a cross between two different purebreds. Free serophene In the Puggle case, free serophene this would be a Beagle and a Pug. Free serophene The Puggle can also be referred to as a crossbreed, free serophene even though this term can also refer to a mongrel - a dog that has only one known purebred in their genes.
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Free serophene Although most hybrids are selectively bred to create a breed that features all of the great characteristics of its two parents, free serophene sometimes there is no actual thought process in the creation of such breeds. Free serophene For instance, free serophene although Puggle dogs are very sweet and sociable dogs, free serophene they were bred for no other purpose than to be a family pet.
Free serophene They are not hypoallergenic and they are still prone to Pug breathing problems, free serophene which can be made worse because of their love for hunting that has been passed to them through their Beagle genes. Free serophene For reasons such as this, free serophene many purebred breeders argue that designer dog breeding is irresponsible.
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Free serophene 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. Free serophene For this reason, free serophene they are not recognized by any national kennel club. Free serophene In addition, free serophene not being a true breed means that each Puggle litter produced will be different each time.
Free serophene Nonetheless, free serophene even though Puggle dogs may not have a “true” standard to their name, free serophene the fact remains that this special hybrid is in high demand, free serophene and is loved by many. Free serophene After all, free serophene who says a dog needs an official standard to be considered a great pal and a one-of-a-kind friend.