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