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