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Beagle

Group Hounds
AKC Group AKC Hound Dogs
Temperament active, friendly
Size medium dog breeds
Feeding Small Feeding Dog breeds
Coat care Very Little Grooming
Activeness Moderately Inactive Dog Breeds
How friendly is this dog? Moderately Sociable Dog Breeds
Watch dog Moderately Good Watch Dog
Training Moderately difficult to train dogs breeds

Beagle Facts

First used for Hunting hares and rabbits
Country of origins Great Britain
Year of origin 1300s
Colors Any hound color except liver
Height (min) 13 inches (35 cm)
Height (max) 16 inches (40 cm)
Weight (min) 18 lbs (8 kg)
Weight (max) 30 lbs (14 kg)
Life expectancy (min) 12 years
Life expectancy (max) 15 years