Thinking about purchasing an Bagle Hound? Then read our breed profile including a brief description, information on height, weight, color, coat, temperament, grooming, activity and history. Purchasing a new puppy is a commitment that may last ten or more years so please educate yourself on the Bagle Hound breed, including all stages of their life from puppy hood to older dog.
Ask yourself will I be a good owner? Do I have the time it takes to train a new puppy? Do I have the resources to give my new dog a rewarding life. Do I have a local veterinarian that I can take my new dog to? Do I have a groomer or can I do the grooming myself on a regular basis.
Fundamental requirements for a being a good Bagle Hound owner;
Before making a purchase talk to the breeder, ask them many questions about their dogs and the breed in general. A good breeder will teach you about the Bagle Hound and they will have many questions for you about your home and life style and if this breed is suited for you and your family.
Questions you may want to ask an Bagle Hound Breeder:
It is recommended that you sign a contract with the breeder so that there will be no misunderstandings on the arrangements made. Then bring home your new Bagel Hound and enjoy as "there is no greater love then a dog's devotion."
Bagle Hound Breed Profile
A blend of the Bassett Hound and the Beagle makes for an easygoing breed that is laid-back and relaxed. The dog is agreeable and mellow, yet fairly energetic. They like to lay around and lounge, watching the world around them.
Height: 13-15 inches
Colors: Patterns of white, brown,
With Children: High - typically good
Special Skills: Some hunting skills
Care and Exercise: Very laid
back; like hunting
Activity: Low to moderate; likes to nap
Living Environment: Fenced yard, likes to bark at the moon.
Health Issues: Prone to obesity, hip dysplasia, back problem and slipping kneecaps. Slender, active parents with less discomforts will produce better litters.
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Wednesday, December 22, 2010