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Reminyl in us Puggles are a hybrid breed that are the result of crossing a Pug and a Beagle; two purebred dogs. Reminyl in us A Puggle is a moderate sized dog that is considered excellent family pets. Reminyl in us They have the playful and docile lap dog qualities of the Pug and the energy and hunting instincts of the Beagle.
Reminyl in us The Puggle is an exceptionally friendly breed that gets a long well with children and thrives on human companionship. Reminyl in us They have plenty of energy and can be quite hyperactive at times – a trait they inherit from both their parents.
Reminyl in us Most Puggles are a perfect mix of Pug and Beagle and will warm the hearts of anyone looking for an energetic, reminyl in us outdoor loving lapdog.
Reminyl in us Puggles History
Reminyl in us Puggles have an extremely short history, reminyl in us and very little is known about when the first cross breed took place or why. Reminyl in us What is known is that that Puggle breed originated in America, reminyl in us and a Wisconsin Puggle breeder known as Wallace Havens was the first to register a Puggle litter with the American Canine Hybrid Club (ACHC). Reminyl in us Havens is also credited with giving the breed its name.
Reminyl in us The Puggle, reminyl in us like all hybrid dogs, reminyl in us are bred in different ways. Reminyl in us For instance, reminyl in us Puggles may be bred as follows:
- Pug – Beagle
- Pug – Puggle
- Beagle – Puggle
- Puggle – Puggle
Reminyl in us The different combinations produce different characteristics in the dogs. Reminyl in us For instance, reminyl in us certain coat color or other physical features may be different, reminyl in us and the temperaments may vary as well depending on how many Beagle traits there is in the dog compared to Pug or vice versa. Reminyl in us Therefore, reminyl in us it’s a good idea to ask a Puggle breeder how they choose to breed their dogs and why.
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Reminyl in us Puggles – Charming Companions
Reminyl in us Puggles are incredibly loving and friendly dogs. Reminyl in us They love to be in the laps of their master and fellow family members, reminyl in us just as they love to be outdoors running and enjoy the fresh air. Reminyl in us Due to their incredibly social and affectionate nature, reminyl in us the Puggle is considered an excellent family pet and is wonderful with both children and other family pets.
Reminyl in us Keep in mind that although they are affectionate, reminyl in us and Puggles can look serious when calm and quiet, reminyl in us they are not ideal guard dogs and will welcome virtually any stranger into their home. Reminyl in us That being said, reminyl in us they are quite the watchdog and love to bark to say “hello” or to alert their family to strangers. Reminyl in us Aside from barking, reminyl in us you should also be warned that a Puggle may have also inherited the howling trait from their Beagle genes. Reminyl in us You may find howling cute at first, reminyl in us but it is a noise that will quickly irritate you and your neighbors.
Reminyl in us Puggles are a relatively intelligent breed. Reminyl in us That being said, reminyl in us they can be difficult to train, reminyl in us especially when it comes to housebreaking. Reminyl in us However, reminyl in us the Puggle is a clown at heart and easily catches on to tricks and adopts certain behaviors that bring out their true character.
Reminyl in us The average Puggle stands about 13-15 inches at the shoulders and is approximately 15-30 pounds. Reminyl in us Some Puggles may actually be bred smaller by combining a pug with a smaller Beagle. Reminyl in us This Puggle breed is known as a “Pocket Puggle”, reminyl in us and they only differ from the regular Puggle variety in that they are slightly smaller in size, reminyl in us typically by 10 pounds.
Reminyl in us As far as health is concerned, reminyl in us Puggles are sensitive to extreme climates and are susceptible to overheating and catching colds just like their Pug ancestors. Reminyl in us The Puggle can still develop snoring and other breathing problems such as wheezing, reminyl in us even though their muzzle is slightly longer than a Pug. Reminyl in us Breathing problems can develop from vigorous exercise, reminyl in us which the average Puggle tends to enjoy due to their Beagle heritage. Reminyl in us Therefore, reminyl in us you need to make sure that your Puggle doesn’t overexert yourself.
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Reminyl in us Puggles do require a sufficient amount of exercise on a daily basis in order to keep them trim and happy. Reminyl in us They love to play and should be taken on walks (twice daily for 15 – 20 minutes) weather permitting.
Reminyl in us Grooming a Puggle is easy as they are considered a low maintenance dog. Reminyl in us They only need an occasional bath ( A few times per year), reminyl in us 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. Reminyl in us Although the Puggle does not have as many wrinkles as a Pug, reminyl in us their wrinkles and face still need to be wiped daily to ensure they are clean. Reminyl in us You also need to check and clean their ears once a week to avoid infection.
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Reminyl in us You need to keep all of the above information in mind if you are considering making a Puggle a part of your family.