Beagles were originally bred in England to hunt rabbits and hares by scent. They have a superb sense of smell.
Beagles are very active, energetic dogs with a happy-go-lucky personality. They love playing and need daily exercise.
With their amazing sense of smell, Beagles are prized as tracking and detection dogs for their determination when on a scent.
Beagles are known for their endearing howls and baying. Their vocals are unique to the breed.
Beagles are small hounds, standing 13-15 inches tall at the shoulder. Their compact size makes them great house pets.
Beagle coats are signature white with reddish tan and black markings. Some Beagles are just tan and white.
Beagles have voracious appetites and are always on the hunt for food. They'll eat as much as you give them!