Beagle is a very ancient dog breed and its actual origin is untraceable. Nevertheless, there is a belief that ancestors of Beagle Puppies in this modern era had lived in Great Britain, during the Roman Empire rule. Beagle Puppy is a much-loved pet in America.
The term Beagle means “Loudmouth” in French. It is popularly referred to as a vocal dog due to its howling, barking and baying activities.
Queen Elizabeth I, had a penchant for Beagles and also had one pocket Beagle that can be easily kept in one hand. Beagles are used in the USA as a sniffer dog at the country’s airports. Beagle Size The Beagle puppy has a well-built body and the nature of its coat is smooth or hard but it appears medium-sized. Its height is between 13 and 16 inches
Average Beagle Weight The weight of a beagle is between 18 and 35 lbs.
Beagle Full Grown However, on an average, the female puppies look a bit shorter than their male counterpart. Its front legs are straight and carried under the body while the rear legs are muscular and well bent at the stifles.
Beagles have a strong, medium-sized neck with a little fold.
Beagle Colors The Beagle puppies have a varied combination of coat colors such as:
Lemon and White Red and White Brown and White Orange and White White & Tan Chocolate Tri-color Beagle Lifespan: The life expectancy of a Beagle is usually between 12 to 15 years of age. Rarely, a few dogs might live beyond the stipulated age range.
Diet, exercises and the nature of surroundings have a vital role in determining the health of a dog. Beagle Temperament: Dogs with a balanced temperament. Generally, they like to be friendly with all. Beagles cannot be relied upon as a guard dog by the owners since it tends to go well with all people. Strangers can even become friends easily. It howls and barks naturally when it sees and senses something peculiar. This quality might make the neighbors feel irritated and report this nuisance to the police. The dog is independent and stubborn but training methods with positivity, treats and encouragement will change them. Beagles have a good bonding with children and so it is liked as a good family pet. Do Beagles Shed? Beagles shed moderately as they have considerably short hair. In general, shedding means dropping of old fur and growth of new fur. During the fall and beginning of spring, they shed high on the rating scale. However, like all dog breeds, they shed mildly throughout the year. How To Take Care Of Shedding in Beagle? Brush the dog regularly with a gentle brush. Give him a healthy and nutritious diet. Give a regular bath with a good dog shampoo. Treat him with Omega 3 supplements to keep away from itchy and dry skin. Check for ticks and fleas regularly. Beagle Puppy Price: Beagle Puppies are available in the pet market of UK, right from the price range of £100 to £950. Prices of puppies are fixed at different prices by each breeder and it is based on the breed that comes under the Beagle brand name. In the USA, you can get this dog breed at a price range of $800-$1500.