Height 32 to 41 cm
Weight 10 to 14 kg
Beagles are lively and active, very sociable and cheerful. They are intelligent, but also stubborn, determined and courageous. They are good companions, but they are perfectly fine on their own as well. They give few to no problems at all when it comes to other dogs. They get along very good with children as well. Because of their hunting instincts, they should get to know their new housemates, such as cats or other pets, at a young age. Beagles are very friendly dogs to people.
As a hunting dog, this breed is still used in different countries. The beagle is a fine companion dog.