Pocket Beagle

USD 500-1500 Price Avg.

Hunting Dogs



Breed Type



10-13 years


Breed Information

Group Hunting Dogs
Popularity/Rank 620
Origin England
Other Names Mini Beagle,,Olde English Pocket Beagle,,Miniature Beagle,,Toy Beagle,,Teacup Beagle
Breed Type Purebred
Price (Avg.) USD 500-1500
Size Small
Weight 8-15 pounds (4-7 kg)
Height 7-12 inches (18-30 cm)
Lifespan 10-13 years
Recognized by
Not recognized by the American Kennel Club. And Not recognized by FCI.
Purpose Companion
Date of Origin 18th century
Ancestry English Beagle

Appearance & Maintenance

Coat Short, Smooth
Coat Colors Black, Blue, Brown, Cream, Gray, Lemon, Liver, Red, Tan, The combination of the colors listed occur., White
Grooming Level
Shedding Level
Eye Color Possibilities Black, Brown, Hazel, Blue, Amber
Nose Color Possibilities Black, Brown, Liver, Pink
Coat Color Possibilities Lemon & White, Red & White, Black & Tan, Blue & White, Chocolate & White, Tri-Color
Coat Length 8-10 inches
Coat Density Medium
Coat Texture Smooth and silky.
Recommended Brushes Slicker Brush, Pin Brush, Nail Clippers, Grooming Comb, Shedding Blade, Toothbrush, Dog Shampoo
Brushing Frequency 2-3 times per week

Breed Characteristics

Temperament Aware, Brave, Calm, Cheerful, Curious, Delicate, Determined, Gentle, Happy, Intelligent, Lively, Loving, Sociable, Sweet, Watchful
Sensitivity Level
Affection Level
Social Interaction Required
Watchdog Ability
Biting Force Low
Impulse to Wander or Roam
Prey Drive
Tolerates Being Left Alone
Fighting Dog Not really

Good & Friendly with

Apartment Life Friendly
Stranger Friendly
Cat Friendly
Dog Friendly
Office Friendly No
Senior Citizens Friendly
Pet Friendly
Friendly with First Time Owners No
Service Dog Not really
Therapy Dog Not really
Detection, Sniffer or Security Dog Not really
Search and Rescue Dog (SAR) Not really
Boat Dog Not really
Cart Pulling or Drafting Dog Not really

Health Elements

Health Issues
Health Problems Beagle Dwarfism, Canine Hip Dysplasia (CHD), Chinese Beagle Syndrome, Cleft Lip, Cleft Palate, Cryptorchidism, E, Epilepsy, Eye Diseases, Funny Puppy Syndrome, Hermaphroditism, Hypothyroidism
Hypoallergenic No
Energy Level
Exercise Required
Sleeping Required
Weight Gain Potential
Weather & Climate Prefers average to warm weather conditions
Stinkiness Low
Drooling tendency
Activity Level High
Rec. Walk Mileage Per Week 5 miles
Minutes of Activity Per Day 30-60 minutes

Food & Costing

Avg. Daily Food 1/2 to 1.5 cups of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two meals.
Cups Per Day 1/4 to 1/2 cup
Daily Cost $10-$20
Monthly Cost $50-$100


Gestation Duration 60-64 days
How often can the Pocket Beagle have a litter? Once a year.
Litter Size 3-5 puppies (Once a year.)


The Pocket Beagle is a small breed of dog that has been around for centuries. It is a descendant of the original English Beagle, and it has been bred to be smaller in size than its ancestor. The Pocket Beagle is an affectionate and loyal companion, and it makes an excellent pet for families with children or other pets.

Appearance: The Pocket Beagle has a short, smooth coat that can come in many different colors including black, white, tan, red, lemon and tricolor. Its ears are long and droopy like those of the English Beagle. Its eyes are large and round with an alert expression. It has a strong muzzle with a black nose and its tail is usually carried high when excited or alert.

Lifespan: The average lifespan of the Pocket Beagle is between 12-15 years when properly cared for.

Size & Weight: The Pocket Beagle stands between 8-11 inches tall at the shoulder and weighs between 10-15 pounds when fully grown.

Colors: As mentioned above, the Pocket Beagle comes in many different colors including black, white, tan, red, lemon and tricolor.

Personality: The Pocket Beagle is an intelligent breed that loves to please its owners. They are very friendly dogs who love to be around people as well as other animals such as cats or other dogs if properly socialized from puppyhood onwards. They have lots of energy but can also be quite lazy at times which makes them great companions for both active households as well as more relaxed ones too!

Friendliness: The Pocket Beagles are very friendly towards their owners but they can also be quite wary of strangers so early socialization is important to ensure they grow up to be confident adults who don’t bark excessively at visitors or strangers on walks etc.. They get along well with children if raised together from puppyhood onwards but should always be supervised when playing due to their small size which could make them vulnerable if handled roughly by young kids who don’t know any better! They also get along well with other animals such as cats or other dogs if introduced slowly over time so they can learn how to interact appropriately without any issues arising later on down the line!

Temperament: The temperament of the pocket beagles tends to vary depending on their individual personalities but generally speaking they are gentle natured dogs who love being around people yet still have enough energy for playtime activities such as fetching balls etc.. They do not require much exercise but regular walks will help keep them healthy both physically and mentally!

Health: Generally speaking pocket beagles tend to have good health however there are some health issues that may affect this breed such as hip dysplasia (a condition where the hip joint does not form correctly) which can lead to lameness in later life; luxating patellas (wherein one or both kneecaps slip out of place); eye problems; heart murmurs; epilepsy; allergies; skin problems; deafness; hypothyroidism (an underactive thyroid gland); obesity etc.. Regular vet checkups will help identify any potential health issues early on so treatment can begin before things become serious!

Adaptability Level & Benefits Of Owning A PetBeagel Dog :The pocketbeagel dog adapts easilyto new environmentsand situations making it idealfor those lookingfor a petthatcan travelwiththem whereverthey go!Theyare alsogreat familypets astheyare lovingand loyalcompanionswho enjoybeingaroundpeopleof allagesandotheranimals tooifproperlysocializedfrompuppyhoodonwards!Theyrequireminimalgroomingwhichmakesit easytokeepupwiththeircoatcareneedsandtheyarealsoveryaffectionatewhichmakesit easytoformstrongbondsbetweenownerandpetalike!


The Pocket Beagle is a small hound dog that is similar in appearance to the much larger Beagle. The breed originated in England and was used for hunting rabbits and other small game. The Pocket Beagle was almost extinct by the early 1900s, but was saved by a few dedicated breeders. The breed has become popular in recent years due to its small size and friendly personality.

The Pocket Beagle is thought to be descended from the Southern Hound, which was brought to England by the Romans. The Southern Hound was bred with other hound dogs, including the Talbot Hound and the North Country Beagle. The resulting dogs were smaller than their ancestors, and were known as "Pocket Beagles". These dogs were used for hunting rabbits and other small game.

The Pocket Beagle almost became extinct in the early 1900s due to a lack of interest in hunting with hounds. A few dedicated breeders kept the breed alive, and it eventually regained popularity. The Pocket Beagle is now recognized as a distinct breed by most kennel clubs.

The Pocket Beagle is a small, compact dog with short legs and a long body. The head is proportionate to the body, with large ears that hang down close to the cheeks. The coat is short and dense, with colors that include black, tan, white, or tricolored (black, tan, and white). Pocket Beagles typically weigh between 10 and 15 pounds (4.5-6.8 kg).