Pocket Beagle

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Pocket Beagle

Overview

The smaller version of standard beagles, the Pocket Beagles are bred through breeding standard beagle down in build by many generations with stable typical hound’s qualities. Pocket Beagles are also known as Olde English Pocket Beagle, Mini Beagle, Miniature Beagle, Tea Cup Beagle and Toy Beagle. This smaller but solid built dog was used to hunt small games while originated in Elizabethan England during 1500s century. It earned instant fame for its smaller package of statures. It was easy to carry place to place. It not only smaller dog but also encompassing sweet nature with loveable attributions of standard Beagles. With a discriminating pleasing expression the eyes are of hazel or brown colors. Gaily carried tail is never curled over the rear. It may come with a distinguish howl/bay of a bark while on hunt. Pocket Beagles may be even tempered dog with joyous, happy, gentle and pleasing nature. Sociable, frank and loving with family while playful too. Its gentle and playful approach to kids makes them a favorable dog for companionship to families. Obedient yet intelligent Pocket Beagles have a great sense of scent and single minded and willful nature which makes them difficult to train so it may be difficult to recall if they pick up a favorite scent of quarry. Pocket Beagles are neither shyness and nor aggressive. It can warm up strangers within a short time period but initially it may alert the owner by bark for arrival of strangers. It makes them reasonable watchdog. it may tend to be good with other dogs but it must be socialized with other non-canine pets from their puppyhood. If it left alone for long time it may got separation anxiety issue so attention of owner for dog are necessary. These dogs are pack hunters and can be willful and self governing not easy to train. It can distract easily if it catch interesting scent. It will wish to have a great solid, firm and resolute trainer who can train it with patience and firmness. It is a dog that is true to pleasing its owner and it loves to be loved. It may be a valuable asset in family with its naughty and funny attitude. A tough, robust hound with square built that possesses a glossy, smooth sleek easy to groom short coat. The coat of the breed may meet in any color including black and tan, red and white, orange and white, or lemon and white or tri-colored. It mostly resembling to a smaller English foxhound. The head is slightly rounded and broad with a straight square muzzle. It possesses a strong and rounded feet. With full nostrils the black nose is good for scenting. Ears of breed are long and pendant. Generally a healthy breed but relatively may have some may prone to epilepsy, heart disease, eye and back issues, chondroplasia aka dwarfism. The weight of Pocket Beagle is 07 to 15 pounds and height is about 07 to 12 inches. Pocket Beagle’s life expectancy is normally 12 to 15 years.

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Pocket Beagle History

The smaller model of the standard Beagle. It is originated in U.K. it has been used as hunting dog, it could be traveled under shrubs, bushes and brush and was also used for small animals’ hunting including rabbits. The name Old English Pocket Beagle was originated due to hunters would like to carry these dogs in their saddlebags. It is commonly believed that the real smaller size beagles had been extinct, but they re-created and now are being bred continually.

Pocket Beagle Life Expectancy

Pocket Beagle’s life expectancy is normally 12 to 15 years.

Pocket Beagle Appearance

A tough, robust hound with square built body that possess a glossy, smooth sleek easy to groom short coat. The coat of the breed may meet in any color including black and tan, red and white, orange and white, or lemon and white or tri-colored. It mostly resembling to a smaller English foxhound. The head is slightly rounded and broad with a straight square muzzle. It possesses a strong and rounded feet. With full nostrils the black nose is good for scenting. Ears of breed are long and pendant. With a discriminating pleasing expression the eyes are of hazel or brown colors. Gaily carried tail is never curled over the rear. It may come with a distinguish howl/bay of a bark while on hunt.

Pocket Beagle Weight and Height

The weight of Pocket Beagle is 07 to 15 pounds and height is about 07 to 12 inches.

Pocket Beagle Temperament

Pocket Beagles may be even tempered dog with joyous, happy, gentle and pleasing nature. Sociable, frank and loving with family while playful too. Its gentle and playful approach to kids makes them a favorable dog for companionship to families. Obedient yet intelligent Pocket Beagles have a great sense of scent and single minded and willful nature which makes them difficult to train so it may be difficult to recall if they pick up a favorite scent of quarry. Pocket Beagles are neither shyness and nor aggressive. It can warm up strangers within a short time period but initially it may alert the owner by bark for arrival of strangers. It makes them reasonable watchdog. it may tend to be good with other dogs but it must be socialized with other non-canine pets from their puppyhood. If it left alone for long time it may got separation anxiety issue so attention of owner for dog are necessary. These dogs are pack hunters and can be willful and self governing not easy to train. It can distract easily if it catch interesting scent. It will wish to have a great solid, firm and resolute trainer who can train it with patience and firmness. It is a dog that is true to pleasing its owner and it loves to be loved. It may be a valuable asset in family with its naughty and funny attitude.

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Pocket Beagle with children and other pets

With a proper socialization and introduction within early ages it may tend to be cordial and frank with other household animals, pets, and children as well. Over all it is a companion and frank dog if trained and exercised properly with correct socialization and obedience. Being a hunting dog it cannot trustworthy with other pets and dogs until socialized well with them.

Pocket Beagle Care and Grooming

Pocket Beagle's smooth and shorthaired coat is simply easy to groom. Bathe with soft soap only when essential. Dry shampoo may used occasionally. Always ensure to check the ears watchfully for infection and nails should be trimmed. Pocket Beagles can be an average shedding breed.

Pocket Beagle Health Issues

Generally a healthy breed but relatively may have some may prone to epilepsy, heart disease, eye and back issues, chondroplasia aka dwarfism.

Pocket Beagle Training

Pocket Beagles are intelligent dogs with an applauding behavior for its owner. But with all other attributions it has a single minded nature and is also too sensitive nose to easy training. It will get distraction with an ease and might be bored soon with recurring training routines or simply has an obstinate streak that may require to be handled with a great patience and consistent training.

Pocket Beagle Exercise

Pocket Beagles can be suitable for an apartment livings if it provided with sufficient exercises. It will be a very active dog indoor and can do well even in a smaller yard. It is not only energetic having great endurance and stamina. It will need abundant exercises it includes daily long walks. A even sized yard can do fulfill its exercise requirements indoor. It is a wild gaming pet so it must be on-leash during walking and running lest it not go astray.

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Pocket Beagle Recognition

It is Recognized by only DRA.

Pocket Beagle Group

Hound.

Pocket Beagle Other Names

Pocket Beagle, Mini Beagle, Olde English Pocket Beagle, Miniature Beagle, Toy Beagle, Teacup Beagle

Pocket Beagle Litter Size

Litter size of Pocket Beagle is normally 2 to 14 puppies however average litter size is 07 puppies.

Pocket Beagle Good Names

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