Bassugg

Bassugg

Breed Characteristics

Type:Mix
Function:Companion
Preferred Climate:Warm
Group:Hounds
Life Span:12-15 Years
Nicknames:Puggle Hound
Hypoallergenic:No

Bassugg Build Information

Also known as the 'Puggle Hound' the Bassugg is the hybrid mix of the Pug and Basset Hound breeds. Their appearance is distinguished by a round head, short muzzle, and small, sturdy bodies. Their coats are typically short, silky and tight to the skin with colors ranging from black and brown to cream and white.

Size:Small
Length (Male):13-20 in.
Length (Female):10-12 in.
Weight:15 - 25 lbs
Litter Size:1 - 3 Puppies
Tail Dock or Crop:No

Behaviour and Personality

Bassuggs are quite smart and easy to train, ready to please and get along well with other dogs. They like attention and need exercise to stay happy. This breed sheds slightly and should be regularly groomed to keep the coat looking nice. Bassuggs are okay with either big house or apartment dwellings.

Activity Level:Active
Affection Level:Very Affectionate
Barking:Quiet
Energy Level:Active
Good to Other Pets:Very Friendly
Independant:No
Kid Friendliness:Very Friendly

Appearance

Colors:Black, Black & Tan, Cream, Light Brown, White
Shedding:Moderate
Grooming:Medium Maintenance
Coat Type:Fluffy

Bassugg Pet Insurance

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Breed Talents and Facts

The Bassugg is the sweetest and most adorable mutt ever (Pug x Basset Hound).

Training:Hard
Dutiful Watchdog:No
Agile/Zippy:Yes