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Breed: Beagle
Country of Origin: Medieval England
AKC Group: Hound
Function: Tracker of fox and rabbit
Life Span: 12-15 years
Appearance: Small, sturdy, attractive
Color: Mix of tan black and white
Coat Type: Low-maintenance
Grooming: Brush weekly
Height: 13-15 inches
Weight: 18-30 pounds
Activity Level: Medium- very high
Watch Dog: High ability
Protection: No
Intelligence: High
Trainability: Low
Good With Children: Good
Good With Pets: Friendly
Good With Strangers: Friendly
Character: Affectionate, lively, clever, brave
Home Environment: Fenced yard
Best Owner: Time to train and be with pet
Potential Problems:  
Behavior: Separation anxiety, snappy, food stealing
Physical:  
Recommendations: Do not overfeed, daily exercise, Becomes very attached to the family and pets!