The beagle is a small hound dog that looks like a foxhound – just smaller. The beagle is a scent hound that was bred to hunt hare and rabbits.
Today, the beagle is still used for to hunt hare all around the world! They are an adorable breed with dark brown or hazel eyes that are hard to resist! Beagles are happy and outgoing dogs that are determined and curious. Beagles require patience and creative training techniques because they can be a little stubborn.
They are highly motivated by food, and shouldn’t be teased with it. If left alone too long they will get bored and may get into trouble! They may wander off if left in the yard too long after they catch an interesting scent. The little beagle in this video is taking on a stuffed fox! Keeping your beagle busy is the key to their happiness and yours!
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