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Moisturizing almond soap Puggles are a hybrid breed that are the result of crossing a Pug and a Beagle; two purebred dogs. Moisturizing almond soap A Puggle is a moderate sized dog that is considered excellent family pets. Moisturizing almond soap They have the playful and docile lap dog qualities of the Pug and the energy and hunting instincts of the Beagle.

Moisturizing almond soap The Puggle is an exceptionally friendly breed that gets a long well with children and thrives on human companionship. Moisturizing almond soap They have plenty of energy and can be quite hyperactive at times – a trait they inherit from both their parents.

Moisturizing almond soap Most Puggles are a perfect mix of Pug and Beagle and will warm the hearts of anyone looking for an energetic, moisturizing almond soap outdoor loving lapdog.

Moisturizing almond soap Puggles History

Moisturizing almond soap  Puggles have an extremely short history, moisturizing almond soap and very little is known about when the first cross breed took place or why. Moisturizing almond soap What is known is that that Puggle breed originated in America, moisturizing almond soap and a Wisconsin Puggle breeder known as Wallace Havens was the first to register a Puggle litter with the American Canine Hybrid Club (ACHC). Moisturizing almond soap Havens is also credited with giving the breed its name.

Moisturizing almond soap The Puggle, moisturizing almond soap like all hybrid dogs, moisturizing almond soap are bred in different ways. Moisturizing almond soap For instance, moisturizing almond soap Puggles may be bred as follows:

  • Pug – Beagle
  • Pug – Puggle
  • Beagle – Puggle
  • Puggle – Puggle

Moisturizing almond soap The different combinations produce different characteristics in the dogs. Moisturizing almond soap For instance, moisturizing almond soap certain coat color or other physical features may be different, moisturizing almond soap and the temperaments may vary as well depending on how many Beagle traits there is in the dog compared to Pug or vice versa. Moisturizing almond soap Therefore, moisturizing almond soap it’s a good idea to ask a Puggle breeder how they choose to breed their dogs and why.

Moisturizing almond soap It is interesting to note that even though Puggles are hybrid dogs, moisturizing almond soap they actually sell more than both their purebred parents. Moisturizing almond soap The main reason why these dogs sell for so much is because they are considered “Designer Dogs”. Moisturizing almond soap Designer dogs are different hybrid breeds like the Puggle that have become extremely popular.

Moisturizing almond soap Puggles – Charming Companions

Moisturizing almond soap Puggles are incredibly loving and friendly dogs. Moisturizing almond soap They love to be in the laps of their master and fellow family members, moisturizing almond soap just as they love to be outdoors running and enjoy the fresh air. Moisturizing almond soap Due to their incredibly social and affectionate nature, moisturizing almond soap the Puggle is considered an excellent family pet and is wonderful with both children and other family pets.

Moisturizing almond soap Keep in mind that although they are affectionate, moisturizing almond soap and Puggles can look serious when calm and quiet, moisturizing almond soap they are not ideal guard dogs and will welcome virtually any stranger into their home. Moisturizing almond soap That being said, moisturizing almond soap they are quite the watchdog and love to bark to say “hello” or to alert their family to strangers. Moisturizing almond soap Aside from barking, moisturizing almond soap you should also be warned that a Puggle may have also inherited the howling trait from their Beagle genes. Moisturizing almond soap You may find howling cute at first, moisturizing almond soap but it is a noise that will quickly irritate you and your neighbors.

Moisturizing almond soap Puggles are a relatively intelligent breed. Moisturizing almond soap That being said, moisturizing almond soap they can be difficult to train, moisturizing almond soap especially when it comes to housebreaking. Moisturizing almond soap However, moisturizing almond soap the Puggle is a clown at heart and easily catches on to tricks and adopts certain behaviors that bring out their true character.

Moisturizing almond soap The average Puggle stands about 13-15 inches at the shoulders and is approximately 15-30 pounds. Moisturizing almond soap Some Puggles may actually be bred smaller by combining a pug with a smaller Beagle. Moisturizing almond soap This Puggle breed is known as a “Pocket Puggle”, moisturizing almond soap and they only differ from the regular Puggle variety in that they are slightly smaller in size, moisturizing almond soap typically by 10 pounds.

Moisturizing almond soap As far as health is concerned, moisturizing almond soap Puggles are sensitive to extreme climates and are susceptible to overheating and catching colds just like their Pug ancestors. Moisturizing almond soap The Puggle can still develop snoring and other breathing problems such as wheezing, moisturizing almond soap even though their muzzle is slightly longer than a Pug. Moisturizing almond soap Breathing problems can develop from vigorous exercise, moisturizing almond soap which the average Puggle tends to enjoy due to their Beagle heritage. Moisturizing almond soap Therefore, moisturizing almond soap you need to make sure that your Puggle doesn’t overexert yourself.

Moisturizing almond soap Puggles also enjoy eating and have hearty appetites. Moisturizing almond soap Care needs to be taken to ensure that this breed doesn’t overeat, moisturizing almond soap as obesity can become a health concern. Moisturizing almond soap Other health risks include ear infections and cherry eye. Moisturizing almond soap Nevertheless, moisturizing almond soap despite their health issues, moisturizing almond soap the Puggle can generally live a healthy life of 14 years or more.

Moisturizing almond soap Puggles do require a sufficient amount of exercise on a daily basis in order to keep them trim and happy. Moisturizing almond soap They love to play and should be taken on walks (twice daily for 15 – 20 minutes) weather permitting.

Moisturizing almond soap Grooming a Puggle is easy as they are considered a low maintenance dog. Moisturizing almond soap They only need an occasional bath ( A few times per year), moisturizing almond soap as rubbing their coat with a damp towel and giving it a brush on a regular basis (few times per week) keeps their coat glossy and clean. Moisturizing almond soap Although the Puggle does not have as many wrinkles as a Pug, moisturizing almond soap their wrinkles and face still need to be wiped daily to ensure they are clean. Moisturizing almond soap You also need to check and clean their ears once a week to avoid infection.

Moisturizing almond soap Puggles shed quite a bit, moisturizing almond soap especially during spring. Moisturizing almond soap Therefore, moisturizing almond soap they are not a hypoallergenic dog and will leave hair around the home wherever they go.

Moisturizing almond soap You need to keep all of the above information in mind if you are considering making a Puggle a part of your family.