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IN Animals ON 25 May, 2015
Ever imagined what will happen if dogs of two different breeds will fall in love with each other?
Over the past 20 years, mixed breed dogs have become remarkably popular. The primary reason why people enjoy owning a mixed breed dog is probably due to their unique appearance.
Before getting a mixed breed dog, You should certainly know about the pros and cons of owning them. As suggested by the theory of hybrid vigor, mixed breed dogs are often said to be healthier than pure breeds. Behaviour related problems are often more encountered in mixed breed dogs, whereas purebred dogs usually have a predictable behavior. Additionally, getting a mixed breed dog is far cheaper than purchasing a pure breed. Pure breeds can cost you about 1000$ whereas to adopt a mixed breed you might have to pay around 50-100 $ at the shelter homes. On one hand where pure breeds have predictable temperaments, mixed breeds with their varied genetic line are bound to make your each day an adventure!
Here are some mixed breed dogs that will make you fall in love with them in no time!
This cross between a Bulldog and a Dalmatian is known for its affectionate nature. They need regular exercise for maintaining fitness.
While their temperament may vary but, one certain thing about these dogs is that they love to play with kids.
They are loyal, cheerful and will become friends with you quickly. Their energy is amazing and can live up to 10-14 years.
My parents are Pomeranian and Husky!
These lovely dogs are highly intelligent, social and super energetic.
With a dalmatian coat and a low height, they make a perfect pet dog.
A.k.a puggle, the mix of pug and beagle, are active, inquisitive and can be good companions in the long run. They usually need less exercise.
A mix of Chihuahua and a beagle (a.k.a Cheagle). They will get along with other pets and just love to play. Typically, they don't bark much and remain calm and quiet.
With blue eyes of Siberian husky and golden coat of Golden Retriever, this mixed dog breed is loyal, friendly and alert.
One of the most popular hybrid dogs, Golden Cocker Retriever are also used as therapy dogs because of their sweet-tempered nature.
Chow Chow and German Shepherd produced this Chow Shephard. They have got the color of German Shepherd and rich fur of the chow chow. They might become aggressive as they grow and are usually not good with other pets at home. They are intelligent and loyal and if trained properly can become one of the best companions.
A.k.a Pughuahua or chug is a mixed breed dog produced by mating of chihuahua and pug. These dogs love to stay indoors and are quick learners.