Daug

Daug

Breed Characteristics

Type:Mix
Life Span:12-15 Years
Hypoallergenic:No

Daug Build Information

Daugs are small hybrid dogs created from mixing the Dachshund and Pug pure breeds. These small dogs inherit traits from both parents and can come with fine and wiry coats that take on a variety colors such as black, black and tan, brown and silver, and other mixtures.

Size:Medium
Length (Male):8-12 in.
Length (Female):10-12 in.
Weight:15 - 25 lbs

Behaviour and Personality

Daugs can make good family pets as they are similar to Pugs in enjoying amusing their owners. They are eager to please, being very affectionate and eager for attention. Interactions with children and other pets should be supervised as some inherit dominant traits from the Dachshund. Training should begin as early as possible as they can be stubborn or willful in regards to house-training, though they are intelligent and learn easily enough. Moderate amounts of exercise are required for these lively little dogs.

Activity Level:Slightly Active
Affection Level:Very Affectionate
Barking:Noisy
Good to Other Pets:Very Friendly
Kid Friendliness:Very Friendly

Appearance

Colors:Black, Black & Tan, Light Brown, Silver
Shedding:Minimal
Grooming:Low Maintenance
Coat Type:Fine

Daug Pet Insurance

When adding a dog or cat to your family you want to make sure your pet is happy, healthy and protected. During its lifetime your pet is exposed to many illnesses and diseases and some breeds are affected by a congenital disease which is a condition existing at birth. At these moments when your pet is ill or maybe needs surgery, you want to be protected for the unexpected and high veterinarian costs.

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Breed Talents and Facts

A cute, little Dachshund and Pug mix.

Training:Moderately easy to train
Sighting Capabilities:Yes
Herding Skills:Yes
Dutiful Watchdog:Yes