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The Beagle is a friendly, curious, and energetic breed originally bred for hunting small game like hare. They are known for their excellent sense of smell and make great family pets due to their affectionate nature and adaptability.

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Compact and sturdy, Beagles weigh 18-30 lbs and stand 13-16 inches tall.

energy level

Beagles are energetic and playful, enjoying daily walks, games, and activities.

exercise needs

Beagles need regular exercise, including walks, playtime, and scent-related activities.


Beagles can be stubborn, but with patience and consistency, they respond well to positive training.


Beagles are intelligent dogs with a strong sense of smell and a love for problem-solving.


Beagles adapt well to various environments, from city apartments to country homes.

with kids

Beagles are friendly, gentle, and patient, making them excellent companions for children.

with other pets

Social and good-natured, Beagles usually get along well with other dogs and pets.

in cold climates

Beagles can tolerate cold weather but should have access to warmth and shelter.

in hot climates

Beagles can handle hot climates, but need shade, water, and breaks during hot weather.


Beagles shed moderately, requiring regular brushing to control loose hair.


Beagles have low grooming needs, with regular brushing and occasional bathing.

bark tendency

Beagles tend to bark more frequently and may require consistent training to manage their barking.

health issues

Beagles may experience some health issues and require additional care and attention, such as regular veterinary checkups, preventative care, and potential medication or treatments.