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