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