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Doxle Information & Dog Breed Facts

Collection of all the general dog breed info about Doxle so you can get to know the breed more.

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OriginUnited States
Other Names
What other names does the Doxle have? The dog breed also known as...
Cross between the Dachshund and Beagle breeds.BeaschundsBeweeniesDoxies
Breed Type
What type of dog breed is it?
Cross Breed
AKC Group
Is Doxle recognized by the American Kennel Club?
Not recognized by the American Kennel Club.
FCI Group
Is Doxle recognized by the Fédération Cynologique Internationale (FCI)?
Not recognized by FCI.
Breed Recognition
What kennel clubs and organizations recognize or register the Doxle breed?
Not recognized by any clubs.
Price
How much does the Doxle puppy cost? What is the price range of this puppy? What is the average price of this dog in the United States? Is this puppy expensive? How much should I pay for it? Doxle price:
400-600
If you choose to purchase the Doxle, you should know that the mentioned amount of money is an average of the collected data from breeders’ sites and puppy finder places. If you have a Doxle for sale, please advertise it on a reliable website to make sure the Doxle gets to a happy place.

General Appearance

Size
What size is this breed? How big is this dog? Doxle size:
SmallMedium
Weight
How much does the Doxle weigh? Doxle weight:
10-25 pounds (6-11kg)
Avg. Weight
What is the average weight of the Doxle? Doxle average weight:
17.5 pounds (8.5 kg)
Height
How tall is the Doxle? Doxle height:
6-14 inches (15-36 cm)
Avg. Height
What is the average height of this fido? Doxle average height:
10 inches (25 cm)

Hair & Care

Coat
What type of coat does the Doxle have? What does this canine coat look like?
SmoothShort
Colors
What color is the breed's coat? What color is a proper Doxle's coat?
TanBlackGoldenChocolateWhiteBrown
Grooming
How to groom the Doxle and how often?
Advanced: The Doxle requires a lot of grooming. Cutting the dog's hair by a professional groomer can be helpful sometimes. Regular brushed dog's coat is less likely to shed. Ears and eyes should be cleaned often to avoid infections. Don't skip the seasonal flea treatment too. Occasional dog nail trimming and dog bath is important. Check the local pet store for dog grooming supplies and find the best dog shampoo to keep its coat healthy and to give your Doxle a pleasant experience of a dog bath. If you don't have the time, skill or money to take care of your Doxle, search for the best dog groomer or clipping service in your area and book an appointment. Maybe you're lucky to have a dog boarding service that includes grooming or walk in dog bath places nearby.
Shedding Level
How much do Doxle dogs shed? How to control, reduce and prevent the shedding of the Cross between the Dachshund and Beagle breeds.? Doxle shedding level:
Doxles are heavy shedders. It's a natural process of the hair growth cycle. Be prepared for the daily vacuum cleaning. The amount and frequency of hair loss mostly depend on their health status and breed type.

Characteristics

Temperament
What kind of personality does the Doxle have? What characteristics does the breed have?
AffectionatePlayfulInquisitive
Intelligent Rank
How smart is the Doxle? Are they intelligent?
Smart: Doxle's has great intelligence. They understand and memorize new commands in 15-25 repetitions.
Trainability
Are Doxle dogs easy to train? Do they go well on dog training?
Doxles are easy to train. They find out the association between commands and actions quite quickly.
Playfulness
How playful is this breed?
The Doxle is a highly playful breed. Excited barking and sometimes nipping will alert you to play.
Sensitivity Level
How sensitive are they? Doxle sensitivity:
They are a little bit more sensitive than other dog breeds. Soft punishment affects them emotionally. Doxles don't tolerate irregular daily routine, noisy household and frequent guest visits really well. They are receptive to their owner's emotions and make wonderful family companions.
Affection Level
How affectionate are they?
Doxles are genuinely loyal, soft and gentle, loving and affectionate dogs toward their handlers. They enjoy quality time with their owners despite the activity and considered as a great therapy dog for those in need. This breed responds strongly to their handler's emotions because they bond closely. Their happiness is your happiness.
Social Needs
How much social interaction does the Cross between the Dachshund and Beagle breeds. need? Doxle social needs:
Doxles need a lot of social interaction. They desire to always be with someone or around people. This breed hates being left alone.
Barking
Do Doxle dogs bark a lot? Why does my Cross between the Dachshund and Beagle breeds. bark?
High: The Doxle is a very vocal breed. Definitely not the best choice if you prefer a quiet breed. They often enjoy barking and howling loudly. They can change their barks depending on their emotional level and what they're trying to say. Different barks could mean the same and same barks could have a different meaning. Top reasons for barking: protection, alarm, fear, boredom, attention seeking, greeting, separation anxiety, compulsive barking.
Watchdog Ability
Is Doxle good as a watchdog?
Doxles are one of the best watchdogs. Their main job is to observe and they're very consistent in their effort. The best vocal cords and sense of hearing belong to them. Usually, they're very territorial and protective about their property, so the Doxle dogs will alert you if they sense something different.
Territorial
Do Doxle dogs have an aggressive behavior to protect their territory?
Doxles strongly protect their territory. This breed is a complete security guard, so you don't have to be afraid in case of danger.
Biting Potential
Do Doxle bite humans? How likely are you to get bitten from the Cross between the Dachshund and Beagle breeds.? What are the odds of getting bitten by a Doxle? Why do dog bites happen?
Low
The Doxle has a low chance of biting somebody. Top reasons for dog bite: protection, pain, excitement, herding instinct, being provoked. (Data based on the available online bite statistics.)
Mouthiness
How much mouthing/nipping/play biting does the Doxle do?
Doxles have an average tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people. It's a common habit during puppyhood, not aggressive behavior. These "bites" don't hurt, but Doxles need to be taught for a good attitude.
Impulse to Wander or Roam
How likely is the Doxle to run away? Does this breed explore or wander a lot? Does Doxle roam?
Doxles have high wanderlust potential, which means that this breed has a strong desire for exploring the world. Safer to walk them on a leash unless you teach them how to get back to you on command. This breed is also able to cause damage to your fence.
Prey Drive
Do this canine have a strong prey drive? Does Doxle have high prey drive?
Doxles have a high impulse to chase and catch something. Cats or any other small animals are in danger. It's a natural instinct, doesn't necessarily mean that Doxle dogs are aggressive. Better to keep this breed on a leash.
Apartment Friendly
Is Doxle good as an apartment dog? Can they live in a flat?
Doxles are not recommended for an apartment lifestyle. They need to be outside in the garden, or you must walk them for a few hours every day.
Adaptability
Are they adaptable and easy-going?
Doxles adapt to lifestyle changes and different living environments quite okay usually.
Tolerates Being Left Alone
Can you leave this breed home alone?
Doxles tend to have separation anxiety when their owners left them alone at home because they bond very closely with them.
Fighting Dog
Where Doxle dogs used as a fighting dog in the history?
Not really
In history, this breed was not really used for combat dog.

Good With

Stranger Friendly
Are they friendly with strangers?
Doxles are stranger friendly dogs.
Child Friendly
Are Doxle dogs kid-friendly? Are they good with young children? Doxle and children:
Doxles are kid-friendly dogs. This breed is a good choice if you have children.
Cat Friendly
How well do Doxle dogs get along with cats? Are they good with kittens? What is this fido's temperament with cats?
Doxles are average friendly towards cats.
Dog Friendly
Is Doxle good with other dogs? Are they dog-friendly dogs? How well do Doxle dogs get along with other dogs? What is this canine temperament with other dogs?
Doxles are very dog-friendly dogs. If you want more dogs in your family or you'd like to join dog meetups, the Doxle can be a great choice.
Office Friendly
Are Doxles good office dogs? Do Doxles make good office friendly dogs? Can Doxles be office dogs?
No
Doxle is not the best dog breed for office environment.
Senior Citizens Friendly
Are they senior citizens friendly dogs? How well do Doxle dogs get along with the elderly people? What is the Cross between the Dachshund and Beagle breeds. temperament with senior people? Are Doxle dogs good for elderly owners?
Doxles are usually recommended for elderly people.
Pet Friendly
Are they pet-friendly dogs? How well do Doxle dogs get along with other pets? Are Doxle dogs good with pets? What is this canine temperament with other pets?
Doxles are generally with other pets.
Good For First Time Owners
Is Doxle breed good for first-time owners? Do they make a good dog for novice owners?
No
Doxles are not good for novice owners, due to their stubborn personality.
Service Dog
Are they good as service dogs? Can Doxle be a service dog?
Not really
This breed generally not used as a service dog. A service dog is a term used in the USA to refer to any type of assistance dog specifically trained to help people who have disabilities, such as visual impairment, hearing impairments, mental disorders, seizures, mobility impairment, and diabetes. Service dogs are protected under the ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act). Doxle is not the best breed for service purposes.
Therapy Dog
Are they good as therapy dogs? Can Doxle be a therapy dog?
Not really
This breed generally not used as a therapy dog. A therapy dog is a dog that might be trained to provide affection, comfort, and love to people in hospitals, retirement homes, nursing homes, schools, hospices, disaster areas, and to people with anxiety disorders or autism. Doxle is not the best breed for therapeutic purposes.
Detection Dog or Sniffer Dog
Are they good as detection dogs? Can Doxle be a sniffer dog?
Not really
A detection dog or sniffer dog is a dog that is trained to use its senses (mostly its smell) to detect substances such as explosives, illegal drugs, wildlife scat, currency, blood, and contraband electronics such as illicit mobile phones. Doxle is not the best breed for detection purposes.
Search and Rescue Dog (SAR)
Are they good as SAR dogs? Can Doxle be a search and rescue dog?
Not really
The use of dogs in search and rescue (SAR) is a valuable component in wilderness tracking, natural disasters, mass casualty events, and in locating missing people. The Doxle is not the best breed for SAR purposes.
Boat Dog
Are they good as boat dogs? Can Doxle be a boat dog?
Not really
Doxle breed usually doesn't like being on a boat.
Cart Pulling or Drafting Dog
Are they good as cart pulling dogs? Can Doxle be a drafting dog?
Not really
A drafting dog or draft dog is a dog bred and used for cart pulling. Dogs bred for this work have strong builds and qualities that are needed, strength and determination. Doxle is not the best breed for drafting purposes.

Health Factors

Health Issues
Is it a healthy breed? Do Doxle dogs have health problems?
Doxles are commonly healthy dogs. Vet costs aren't expensive with this breed.
Health Problems
What health problems does the Doxle breed have? What are the health issues and concerns of the Doxle breed? Health risks of Doxle:
Intervertebral Disk DiseasePatellar LuxationHip DysplasiaCherry EyeGlaucomaHypothyroidismEpilepsy
Life Expectancy
How long do Doxle dogs live? What is the average lifespan of this breed? How old can a Doxle be?
12-14 years
Hypoallergenic
Is the Doxle breed hypoallergenic?
Yes
Doxles do well with allergy sufferers by causing fewer allergic reaction. However there are no 100% hypoallergenic dogs in the world, there are a variety of breeds that are considered to reduce or minimize the possibility of an allergic response. Coat type isn't necessarily relevant, because most people are allergic to dander (flakes on the dog's skin) or saliva, not actually to dog hair.
No
Doxles don't do well with allergy sufferers by causing allergic reaction. Some of the dog breeds are even considered to higher the possibility of an allergic response. Coat type isn't necessarily relevant, because most people are allergic to dander (flakes on the dog's skin) or saliva, not actually to dog hair.
Energy Level
How much energy does the Doxle have?
Doxles are high energy dogs. Active lifestyle makes them happy.
Exercise Need
How much exercise does this dog need? How much exercise do Doxle dogs require per day?
Doxles need a lot of exercises. Long walks should be on a daily schedule. If you live an active life, this breed can be a good choice for you.
Sleeping Need
How much sleep does this fido need?
Doxles don't need too much sleep. They are energetic and desire to live an active life. If you think naps are overrated, this breed can be the best choice for you.
Avg. daily food consumption
How much food does the Doxle need? How often should I feed my canine? What dog products should I buy?
1 to 2 cups of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two meals.
Weight Gain Potential
How easy to gain weight for this dog? Doxle risk for obesity:
Average to High. If you don't pay attention to the Doxle's weight, he can easily gain weight. More than one daily walk should be on schedule. To make your dog happy and fit, feed him with quality dry dog food and live an active life together. Try to find the happy medium between exercise and feeding. If you notice any weight gain, consult your veterinarian and make a diet plan. Reduce unhealthy food and snacks, and measure the Doxle's weight regularly.
Weather & Climate
Which weather condition is preferred by this dog? Can they tolerate hot and cold weather & climate?
Prefers average to warm weather conditions
Stinkiness
How stinky is this dog? Why does it smell bad and how to get rid of the smell?
Low
The Doxle has a low chance of bad smell. Top reasons for dog stinkiness: infection of bad tooth/ear/skin folds, gas attacks.
Drooling tendency
Does the Doxle drool?
The Doxle is a perfect example for very low drooling tendency. If you're disgusted by slobber spots on your clothes, the Doxle could be a perfect choice for you. Drooling is the unintentional saliva flowing outside of the mouth. It can be completely normal or a sign of a health problem. Certain dog breeds drool minimal compared to others, just like the Doxle. If you notice any change in your dog's drooling habit, you should contact a vet as soon as possible.

Reproducibility

Gestation Length
How long does this dog's pregnancy last? How long is the Doxle pregnant? How long does it take to have this dog puppies? Doxle pregnancy time period:
60-64 days
Reproductive cycle of the female Doxle: The first period called Proestrus lasts for about 9 days. During this time the females start to attract males. You can notice by swelling vulva and bloody discharge. The second part is the Estrus when the bitch is receptive for the male. It lasts for about 3 to 11 days. The sign of the proestrus part is the soft and enlarged vulva. The discharge decreases and lightens in color. The third part is the Diestrus. Normally, it occurs around day 14. In this period the bitch’s discharge changes for vivid red and coming to its end. The vulva returns to average, and she will no longer permit mating. The fourth part called the Anestrus. The time frame between heat periods normally lasts about six months.
How often can the Doxle have a litter? Once a year.
More frequent breeding is not healthy. It is very important not to buy a dog from a puppy mill, where the needs of the pups and their mothers are ignored. It's an inhumane high-volume dog breeding facility, where puppies born several times a year.
Litter Size
How many puppies can the Doxle have? What is the average litter size of this fido?
2-6 puppies

Pros & Cons of Doxle

Pros
  • Intelligent Rank: Smart: Doxle's has great intelligence.
  • Trainability: Doxles are easy to train.
  • Health Issues: Doxles are commonly healthy dogs.
  • Hypoallergenic: Doxles do well with allergy sufferers by causing fewer allergic reaction.
  • Drooling tendency: The Doxle is a perfect example for very low drooling tendency.
  • Stinkiness: The Doxle has a low chance of bad smell.
  • Watchdog Ability: Doxles are one of the best watchdogs.
  • Child Friendly: Doxles are kid-friendly dogs.
  • Dog Friendly: Doxles are very dog-friendly dogs.
  • Senior Citizens Friendly: Doxles are usually recommended for elderly people.
Cons
  • Apartment Friendly: Doxles are not recommended for an apartment lifestyle.
  • Grooming: Advanced: The Doxle requires a lot of grooming.
  • Shedding Level: Doxles are heavy shedders.
  • Weight Gain Potential: Average to High.
  • Impulse to Wander or Roam: Doxles have high wanderlust potential, which means that this breed has a strong desire for exploring the world.
  • Tolerates Being Left Alone: Doxles tend to have separation anxiety when their owners left them alone at home because they bond very closely with them.
  • Office Friendly: Doxle is not the best dog breed for office environment.
  • Good For First Time Owners: Doxles are not good for novice owners, due to their stubborn personality.

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