The Facts: Mixed Breeds, Designer Dogs, And Purebreeds

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Dogs are man’s best friend. They keep you company and become happy when they see you. There are so many types of dogs. The demand for breeding dogs have increased. Sometimes, it is so hard to determine one from the other. When buying a puppy, it’s sometimes hard to know what kind they are. Still, dog lovers love dogs one way or the other. So, the following would explain the types of dogs by breed. There are three types. The Mixed Breed, Designer and Purebred dogs. All of these dogs can be purchased here with us at CT Breeder. So why not contact us now?

Mixed Breed or Mutts

Mixed Breed dogs are dogs from two different type of dog breeds. The father and mother of these breeds are not registered as a purebred dog. Also, the origins of these breeds are usually not known. Mixed breeds are typically called ‘Mutts’. They come in different colors, shapes that may deviate from purebred dogs but may also obtain some resemblance.

These breeds are usually a result of accidental mating of two unregistered dogs.

Despite the uncertain lineage, many dog owners still adore these type of dogs. This is so because they make wonderful pets and are easier to maintain.

Designer Dogs

These dogs are usually offsprings of one parent that is registered and the other that’s not. A lot of breeders nowadays are producing these kind of breeds. They can also be produced from an existing breed to create a new one. An example of this would be the Shih-Poo. This is a combination of the Shih Tzu and Poodle Dog. They usually inherit most of the qualities of both Shih Tzu and Poodle. However, what makes them different is that they are predictable.  This is because they inherit most of the purebred dogs qualities. They can even be mistaken as purebred dogs because of their striking similarities. Designer dogs are often dubbed as ‘hybrids’.

Most people are also choosing this type of breed nowadays. This is because they are usually cheaper and easy to maintain as well.

Purebreed Dogs

Purebreed dogs are dogs that are pedigreed. A pedigreed dog usually means that they come strongly from a line of pure bred dogs. They are mostly registered in the American Kennel Club or the United Kennel Club. They have documented papers that prove their lineage showing their family tree as well as their history.

Usually dog owners keep this breed for shows and exhibitions. These are dogs that are produced because of selective breeding. This means that they were bred for certain qualities. Examples of these type of dogs that come from an ancient lineage are Shih Tzu, Poodles, and many more. They are classified by their type, colors and shapes. A lot of dog breeders keep these type. The breeders are usually professionals or specialized. They know these dogs very well on their temperament and personality. These dogs are usually pricey.

So, which one?

Choosing a dog is not a difficult thing to do. It is about knowing what type of dog you want. It is also a matter of knowing how to take care of them. That said, feel free to contact us here at CT Breeder to get the right dog for you (203) 904-2733!

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