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