Hybrid Breed

Beagle + Giant Schnauzer


Beagle and Giant Schnauzer mix - a hybrid breed.

Max is the perfect mix of a Beagle and a Giant Schnauzer. He has the best of both worlds: the sweet, gentle temperament of a beagle and the fearless, protective nature of a giant schnauzer.

Alternate Name -
Origin UK - Germany
Life expectancy 10 - 15 years
Care requirements low-maintenance - high-maintenance
Activity level average - high
FCI group not recognised
AKC group not recognised
KC group not recognised

Possible character traits of Beagle and Giant Schnauzer Mix - Such is probably his nature.

The Beagle-Giant Schnauzer mix is a lovable, friendly, and playful dog that makes an excellent companion for families and individuals. They are bred for their hunting and tracking abilities and are known to be tenacious and brave when it comes to following a scent. These dogs are also known to be very gentle and loving, which makes them excellent family dogs. They are relatively easy to train and are considered very food motivated, which makes them good obedience dogs and other dog sports.

These dogs are medium to large in size and weigh about 30-60 pounds when full grown. They have a short, dense coat that is typically black and tan. The Giant Schnauzer is the dominant breed in this mix, so the Beagle mix often inherits some of the Giant Schnauzer's physical traits, including the long muzzle and strong build.

Beagle and Giant Schnauzer mixes are active, intelligent dogs that need plenty of exercise and mental stimulation to stay happy and healthy. They are relatively low maintenance and only need brushing a few times a week to keep their coats healthy. These dogs are relatively hardy and there are no known major health problems. However, like all dogs, they are prone to certain health problems, so regular veterinary checkups are recommended.

What diseases can occur in beagle and giant schnauzer mix.

Dogs of the Beagle-Giant Schnauzer mix breed are generally considered healthy. However, like all dog breeds, they are prone to certain health disorders. The most common health risks for Beagle-Giant Schnauzer mixes are ear infections, elbow and hip dysplasia, hereditary myopathy, disc disease and patellar luxation.

Ear infections are the most common health problem in Beagle-Giant Schnauzer mixes. Ear infections are caused by a buildup of earwax, bacteria and yeast in the dog's ear canal. Ear infections can be painful and cause the dog to shake his head or scratch his ears. If ear infections are left untreated, they can cause permanent damage to the dog's ears.

Elbow and hip dysplasia are inherited diseases that cause abnormal growth of the bones. This can lead to pain, lameness and arthritis. Hereditary myopathy is a muscle disease that causes muscle weakness and wasting. Disc disease is a condition that affects the discs between the vertebrae. The discs can rupture or bulge, causing pain, paralysis and even death. Patellar luxation is a condition in which the kneecap slips out of place. This can lead to pain and lameness.

Beagle-Giant Schnauzer mixes are generally healthy dogs. However, they are prone to certain health problems.

This Beagle-Giant Schnauzer mix has a short, dense coat that is mostly black with some brown and white markings. The coat is low maintenance and does not require much grooming.

What are breed characteristics of this mix dog?

The Beagle-Giant Schnauzer mix breed is a medium to large sized dog. They can weigh between 18-32 kg and are 51-71 cm tall. They have a short, dense coat that can be either black, brown, or a mixture of both. They have a long head and muzzle, and their ears are droopy and set high on the head. Their tail is long and low, and they have a strong, muscular build.

Fur length short
Fur flat coated - rough-haired
Ear shape Floppy Ear - Tilt-ear
Tail lang
Anatomy massive, strong, square, sporty
Size ♀ 33 - 65 cm
Weight ♀ 9 - 48 kg
Size ♂ 36 - 70 cm
Weight ♂ 10 - 34 kg
Suitable For -
  • Hypothyroidism

    Hypothyroidism is a condition in dogs where the thyroid gland does not produce enough thyroid hormones. This can lead to a slowed metabolic rate, weight gain, fatigue, hair loss and other symptoms.

  • Epilepsy

    Definition: Dog has epilepsy if, for example, at least two epileptic seizures occur more than 24 hours apart.

  • Eye diseases

    Often occur with allergies and intolerances.

  • Overweight

    Often, unfortunately, the dogs very much under excess weight. But the dogs themselves are never to blame!

  • Disc problems

    Herniated disc in dogs (discopathy). Herniated discs or dachshund paralysis cause dogs severe pain.

  • Cancer

    May be common in older dogs.

  • A Beagle-Giant Schnauzer mix usually has the black and brown coat of a Giant Schnauzer and the smaller body and head of a Beagle. Some mixes may have the longer ears and muzzle of a beagle.

  • A mix of beagle and giant schnauzer can weigh between 18-32 kg.

  • Beagle and Giant Schnauzer mixes are generally friendly and loving dogs. They can be very energetic and need a lot of exercise.

  • Beagle and Giant Schnauzer mixes need a lot of exercise and a healthy diet. They also need regular grooming, including brushing and trimming.

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