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Mazda - Beagle / Pug / Mixed (short coat) Dog For Adoption
Puggle Dog For Adoption in Alton, IL, USA

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Ad ID: ADN-27576
Times Ad Viewed: 833 times
Date Listed: 03/07/2016
Date Expires: 10 days from now

verified Rescue Information

Organization Name: Hope Animal Rescues
Location: Alton, IL
USA
USA


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Breed: Puggle
Gender: Male Male
Nickname:

Mazda

Age: Adult
Color/Markings: Tricolor (Tan/Brown & Black & White)
Size at Maturity: Small
Availability Date: 03/07/2016
Location: Alton, IL 62025
USA
USA
Tags: Puggle Dog For Adoption in Alton, IL, USA
Physical Attributes
Coat Length Short
Altered Yes
Behavioral Characteristics
OK with Dogs Yes
Other
  • Housetrained
Additional Information
Was the Dog Found No
Other
  • Up-to-date on Vaccinations

Posted Breed: Beagle / Pug / Mixed (short coat). Hope Rescues is all volunteer, all visits must be scheduled you may do that by filling out an online application as that is needed for a visit. You can find an application our website. Our adoption fee is $225.00 which includes all vetting. Mazda is between a year and year and a half old. We think he is a Puggle mix. He is very friendly and playful and loves to run Zoom Zooms around the yard, thus his name. He fetches, is house trained and enjoys car rides for the adventure of it all. Mazda weighs 15 lbs and is full grown. He smiles a lot! Mazda is a cutie. Please help us make room to save more homeless pets!!! Adopting from Hope Rescues saves the life of two.. the one you adopt and the one your adoption makes room for. We are a Rescue which means we physically go and save lives. Hope pulls animals on their last day of life from animal control facilities that still use the inhumane gas chamber to put to death homeless pets. Please visit our website at www.hoperescues.com

Overview: Puggles are a mix between a Beagle and a Pug. They can have the temperament of either breed, but should make good pets.
Breed Group: Unspecified
Weight (lbs): 15-25
Height (in): 12-16
Colors: all colors
Coat: The coat is short and soft.
Character: The Puggle is playful, clever and loving.
Temperament: Puggles get along well with children and other dogs.
Care: The coat needs little care, other than an occasional brushing and bath.
Training: The Puggle responds well to firm, consistent training.
Activity: This breed needs little exercise and can do with a small yard or walks on a leash.
Country of Origin: Afghanistan
Life Expectancy: 12-15

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