Gentalline Puggle puppies are very small and wrinkly. Gentalline Their appearance is almost a perfect mix of Beagle and Pug, gentalline as is their temperament. Gentalline Due to the fact that the Puggle is a hybrid and not a true breed, gentalline they have no set standard. Gentalline This isn’t a huge issue, gentalline as most breed standards have been created as a guide for those interested in showing and registering their dog. Gentalline On the other hand, gentalline 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.

Gentalline Therefore, gentalline since there is no standard for Puggles, gentalline and litters can be different depending on how the dogs are crossbred, gentalline you’ll need to inspect your Puggle puppies by keeping the following information in mind:

Gentalline Temperament – Puggles are very outgoing and social. Gentalline Puppies should not shy away or fear social interaction with humans. Gentalline They are naturally playful, gentalline and should not be aggressive.

Gentalline Appearance – The standard Puggle pup has a long body that is thick and stocky, gentalline closely resembling a Beagle. Gentalline Their backs are level and extend into a long tail that is thick at the base and than tapers off. Gentalline The tail is carried high over the back and often has a curl to it.

Gentalline The legs of Puggle puppies are short. Gentalline The front legs are well muscled and straight, gentalline while the back legs are well muscled with a well-bent stifle. Gentalline The paws of the Puggle are quite large but not un-proportioned to the legs. Gentalline The feet should face forward and not turn in or out.

Gentalline The face of a Puggle is wrinkly like a Pug’s and they have large, gentalline round dark brown eyes. Gentalline The eyes are very alert and expressive. Gentalline The ears of the Puggle are large and floppy like a Beagle.

Gentalline The snout is longer than a Pug’s, gentalline but shorter than a Beagle’s, gentalline and the nose is black and features large nostrils. Gentalline The teeth of a puggle should form a complete and perfect scissor bite with the front teeth slightly overlapping the bottom teeth.

Gentalline Although some Puggles may be multicolored with black and tan or tri-colored (black, gentalline tan, gentalline white) markings similar to a Beagle, gentalline the vast majorities of Puggle puppies are fawn in color. Gentalline However, gentalline despite the coat color, gentalline all Puggles should have black masks similar to Pugs. Gentalline Aside from the coloring, gentalline the coat should be smooth and short.

Gentalline 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. Gentalline There should be no gunk seeping from the eyes, gentalline 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

Gentalline Purebred background check - Make sure you check out the breed standard for both the Pug and Beagle before you consider owning a Puggle. Gentalline Knowing the good and bad traits associated with both breeds will give you an idea of what to expect from you dog. Gentalline Remember, gentalline dogs resort back to their natural roots, gentalline and since Puggle puppies have two different natural roots inbred in them, gentalline you’ll likely end up with mixed traits of both breeds.