Puggle

Crossbreed, Small

Moderate shedding

Good for first time owners

Pugs and Beagles were first crossed in the 1980s with the aim of producing a healthy companion dog less likely to inherit some of the health and behaviour issues common in the parent breeds.

FACT SHEET

Attractive to ...

Anyone looking for a dog that will remain puppy-like throughout their lives.

Not the best for ...

Anyone with close neighbours. Puggles have been known to howl, especially if they are left home alone.

Aliases

None

Cross between

PugBeagle

Origin

United States

Size

Small
Small - but bigger than most cats

Exercise Needs

Medium (About an hour)
Doesn't have to be a solid hour, you can give them lots of short walks.

Coat

Smooth
Dogs that you mainly just need to polish! But be warned - short haired dogs moult all the time!

Shedding

Moderate shedding
All canines drop some hair, think of it as dog glitter!

Life expectancy

13 years

Good first dog?

Yes

Trustpilot

Tailwise is consistently rated as Excellent

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