Free topamax Puggle puppies are very small and wrinkly. Free topamax Their appearance is almost a perfect mix of Beagle and Pug, free topamax as is their temperament. Free topamax Due to the fact that the Puggle is a hybrid and not a true breed, free topamax they have no set standard. Free topamax This isn’t a huge issue, free topamax as most breed standards have been created as a guide for those interested in showing and registering their dog. Free topamax On the other hand, free topamax 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.
Free topamax Therefore, free topamax since there is no standard for Puggles, free topamax and litters can be different depending on how the dogs are crossbred, free topamax you’ll need to inspect your Puggle puppies by keeping the following information in mind:
Free topamax Temperament – Puggles are very outgoing and social. Free topamax Puppies should not shy away or fear social interaction with humans. Free topamax They are naturally playful, free topamax and should not be aggressive.
Free topamax Appearance – The standard Puggle pup has a long body that is thick and stocky, free topamax closely resembling a Beagle. Free topamax Their backs are level and extend into a long tail that is thick at the base and than tapers off. Free topamax The tail is carried high over the back and often has a curl to it.
Free topamax The legs of Puggle puppies are short. Free topamax The front legs are well muscled and straight, free topamax while the back legs are well muscled with a well-bent stifle. Free topamax The paws of the Puggle are quite large but not un-proportioned to the legs. Free topamax The feet should face forward and not turn in or out.
Free topamax The face of a Puggle is wrinkly like a Pug’s and they have large, free topamax round dark brown eyes. Free topamax The eyes are very alert and expressive. Free topamax The ears of the Puggle are large and floppy like a Beagle.
Free topamax The snout is longer than a Pug’s, free topamax but shorter than a Beagle’s, free topamax and the nose is black and features large nostrils. Free topamax The teeth of a puggle should form a complete and perfect scissor bite with the front teeth slightly overlapping the bottom teeth.
Free topamax Although some Puggles may be multicolored with black and tan or tri-colored (black, free topamax tan, free topamax white) markings similar to a Beagle, free topamax the vast majorities of Puggle puppies are fawn in color. Free topamax However, free topamax despite the coat color, free topamax all Puggles should have black masks similar to Pugs. Free topamax Aside from the coloring, free topamax the coat should be smooth and short.
Free topamax 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. Free topamax There should be no gunk seeping from the eyes, free topamax 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
Free topamax Purebred background check - Make sure you check out the breed standard for both the Pug and Beagle before you consider owning a Puggle. Free topamax Knowing the good and bad traits associated with both breeds will give you an idea of what to expect from you dog. Free topamax Remember, free topamax dogs resort back to their natural roots, free topamax and since Puggle puppies have two different natural roots inbred in them, free topamax you’ll likely end up with mixed traits of both breeds.