Triphala Puggle dogs are considered hybrids. Triphala This basically means they are a cross between two different purebreds. Triphala In the Puggle case, triphala this would be a Beagle and a Pug. Triphala The Puggle can also be referred to as a crossbreed, triphala even though this term can also refer to a mongrel - a dog that has only one known purebred in their genes.

Triphala Unlike mongrels or mutts that are usually the result of an unintentional crossbreed, triphala hybrid dogs breed, triphala whether they began as mutts or not, triphala is purposely bred to create a specific breed type. Triphala Hybrid dogs like the Puggle are known as “designer dogs”. Triphala Designer dogs are popular hybrids that have been purposely created using two specific purebred dogs.

Triphala Of course, triphala not all “designer dogs” are bred for the purpose of suiting the latest fad. Triphala The Labradoodle is a good example of this. Triphala Unlike breeding a Beagle and Pug for fashion, triphala a Labrador and Standard Poodle were initially bred to create a hypoallergenic guide dog. Triphala In other words, triphala the original cross breeding that resulted in the Labradoodle was intentional, triphala and is still trying to be perfected so it can be recognized as a purebred dog.

Triphala Although most hybrids are selectively bred to create a breed that features all of the great characteristics of its two parents, triphala sometimes there is no actual thought process in the creation of such breeds. Triphala For instance, triphala although Puggle dogs are very sweet and sociable dogs, triphala they were bred for no other purpose than to be a family pet.

Triphala They are not hypoallergenic and they are still prone to Pug breathing problems, triphala which can be made worse because of their love for hunting that has been passed to them through their Beagle genes. Triphala For reasons such as this, triphala many purebred breeders argue that designer dog breeding is irresponsible.

Triphala Despite what some breeders may think, triphala the fact of the matter is that hybrid dogs are very popular, triphala and often make excellent family pets and generally tend to be very healthy and happy breeds.

Triphala It is also important to point out that a hybrid dog is not considered a “true breed” due to the fact that they don’t have an official breed standard. Triphala For this reason, triphala they are not recognized by any national kennel club. Triphala In addition, triphala not being a true breed means that each Puggle litter produced will be different each time.

Triphala Nonetheless, triphala even though Puggle dogs may not have a “true” standard to their name, triphala the fact remains that this special hybrid is in high demand, triphala and is loved by many. Triphala After all, triphala who says a dog needs an official standard to be considered a great pal and a one-of-a-kind friend.