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