Beagle Dog Breed Information, Health, Pictures | DogExpress
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Country of Origin: England

Dog Group: Hound

Origin of Name: The origin may not be certain but you will soon know where do their draw their name from. Beagle draws its name from the French name beguiled, which means open throat; this ideally refers to the baying sound the hounds make when they are in the pursuit of a prey ideally in games.


A bit high

Monthly keeping cost




Tendency to Bark:

Very high

Breed Info

Life Span-13 to 14 years

Getting a puppy home-Pocket Friendly

Availability-Easy to get

About beagle:
One of the most adorable and popular breeds in the world, a Beagle is a member of the scent hound family. The name Beagle has been derived from the French word Beguele, meaning deep throat.

Beagles are one of the most beloved breeds in the world and it is often difficult to escape of the charming and upbeat temperament of a Beagle’s beautiful eyes and expressions. Happy, outgoing, social and loving, Beagles make excellent family pets and make friends with the turn of their head. Since they belong to the Hound family, Beagles are extremely inquisitive and are always on a search for an interesting trail to pursue.


Visits to Groomer-Low



Tolerance to heat- Basks in it

Tolerance to cold-Need warmth

Exercise Requirement- Lots

Hair & Coat

Under Coat-Yes

Colour-Tri-color/Lemon and White

Coat Type-Short

Hair Length-Short

Hair Density-Sparse


Beagles are considered to be one of the sturdiest and healthiest dog breeds and very rarely any serious problem.some of the common disorders that may affect your Beagle are:




Cervical pain

Evere muscle spasms



Cherry Eye



Beagles have an even temper and a gentle disposition and are friendly, happy breed. Beagles are an extremely good with families, kids and even other dogs and love company, though they can develop separation anxiety if left alone for long periods. Beagles are an intelligent breed and a little stubborn one as they are easily distracted by scents around them. Beagles are also high on stamina and energy and require mental and physical stimulation.

Training & Intelligence
Beagles are a very intelligent breed. Their excellent sense of smell combined with athleticism and stamina have historically made them excellent hunting dogs and as time progressed their contribution as working dogs has increased by leaps and bounds. Beagles are also being trained to sniff termites and bed bugs especially in Australia where the infestation is known to destroy assets and infrastructure worth thousand every year.

Litter Size-4 to 6 puppies (approximately)

Complication in Breeding-No

Beagles are a healthy and sturdy breed and become mature by the age of 16 - 18 months. If you are going to mate and breed your Beagle, make sure that you understand thoroughly the medical histories of his / her mating partner and also the medical history of the beagle’s parents so make sure that they are not suffering from any serious genetic disorder that may be deterrent to the overall growth of the new puppies

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