Beagle Rescue Information: Beagles are small, energetic hounds with sweet, happy dispositions. Beagles make wonderful family pets. Beagles need to be with people and do not like to be left alone; it is a good idea to have more than one dog if you will be away often. Beagles are great with children but do not do well with cats and other household animals unless they are around them from the time they are puppies. A Beagle needs a decent sized yard to play in and needs lots of exercise. Beagles may wander off easily if not kept on a leash.
Beagle Trivia: The world's most famous Beagle is Snoopy. Beagles are great for hunting pheasant, quail, and hares. Beagles were first bred in Essex, England. Beagles date back to the 1830's Sadly, Beagles are often used for medical experiments.