Size: Small / Medium
Weight: 18 - 30 lbs.
Height: 21" - 25"
Life Span: 12 - 15 years
Health Problems: Hypothyroidism; atopy; epilepsy; glaucoma; progressive retinal atrophy; bleeding disorders; pulmonic stenosis
Also Known As: English Beagle
Category: Companion Dog, Hunting
The Beagle requires daily brisk exercise. This dog tends to adapt well to city and suburban life.
The Beagle needs minimal grooming occasional brushing and bathing. Must check ears regularly.
The Beagle is gentle, lively and sociable.
Compatibility with Kids
Dating back to the early 14th century, Celtic tribes used this breed for small game hunting.