Italian Greagle:Beagle and Italian Greyhound Mix

Hybrid Breed

Beagle + Italian Greyhound


Italian Greagle: A Unique Mix of Italian Wind Chime and Beagle

The Italian Greagle is a fascinating blend of the elegant Italian Greyhound and the lively Beagle. As a designer dog , the Italian Greagle has no specific origin or history that can be attributed exclusively to it. However, this breed was likely developed to combine the positive traits of both parent breeds. The Italian Greyhound, also known as the Italian Greyhound, is an ancient breed prized for its elegance and grace. The Beagle is a happy hunting dog with a keen nose.

Suitability and use

The Italian Greagle is a versatile dog that does well in a variety of living conditions and environments. Due to its medium size, it fits well in apartments as well as larger homes. The Italian Greagle is usually affectionate, friendly and active. He can fit in well with families with children, as well as with single people or the elderly. With his energy and curiosity, the Italian Greagle is a wonderful companion dog for people who enjoy spending time outdoors and taking active walks or other activities.

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

Possible character traits of the Italian Greagle

The Italian Greagle often combines the best character traits of both parent breeds. He is usually friendly, playful, intelligent and outgoing. The Italian Greagle is known for his love of people and his sociable nature. He enjoys the company of family members and other pets. Due to his hunting background, the Italian Greagle may have a strong hunting instinct and it is important to keep him in a safe and controlled environment. However, with proper training and socialization, the Italian Greagle can grow up to be a good-natured and obedient companion.

The Italian Greagle is a unique mix of the Italian Greyhound and the Beagle. With its charming appearance, friendliness and active nature, it can be a wonderful companion. However, it is important to note that each Italian Greagle has an individual nature and has its own unique characteristics and needs. With proper care, health care and loving attention, the Italian Greagle can be a loyal and happy companion for many happy years.

Care and health maintenance

As with any dog breed, the Italian Greagle can have certain health problems that can be inherited from the parent breeds. Common health problems to watch out for include joint problems, eye problems, and hip dysplasia. Regular veterinary exams are important to monitor the Italian Greagle's health and catch potential problems early.

In terms of grooming, the Italian Greagle requires different levels of care depending on the coat type. A short coat requires only occasional brushing to remove loose hair. A medium length coat requires regular brushing to prevent tangles and keep the coat clean and healthy. The ears should be checked regularly for cleanliness and cleaned as needed. It is also important to brush the teeth regularly and trim the claws.

The appearance of the Italian Greagle can vary, as it carries characteristics of both parent breeds. Generally, it is a medium-sized dog with a lean and athletic build. The coat can be short to medium in length and can be a variety of colors and patterns, including white, black, brown, or a combination thereof. The ears can be pendulous or erect, depending on the parent line.

Fur length short
Fur flat coated
Ear shape Floppy Ear - Tilt-ear
Tail lang
Anatomy massive, strong, square, slim, dainty, sporty
Size ♀ 4 - 38 cm
Weight ♀ 9 - 38 kg
Size ♂ 4 - 41 cm
Weight ♂ 10 - 38 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.

  • An Italian Greyhound / Beagle mixed breed is usually an affectionate and playful dog that is enthusiastically welcomed by those around them. They are intelligent and learn quickly, which is why they have much success in the training field. They need a lot of exercise and care to be healthy and happy.

  • All dog breeds require a reasonable amount of space and freedom of movement, but Italian Greyhound / Beagle mixes are very active dog breeds that require a lot of space for running and jumping. It is recommended that these mixes be provided with a secured yard or park nearby so they can run around.

  • This mixed breed is very friendly and playful. They are also very open-minded towards strangers and have a high socialization ability. Despite their active nature, this mix tends to stand still in one place and observe the world around them.

  • Being a very active breed, an Italian Greyhound / Beagle mix requires a high quality and balanced diet rich in proteins and vitamins to meet their energy needs.

  • It is recommended to give these mixed rings a bath every 3-5 months to keep the coat and skin healthy naturally.

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