Mutt

Description

A Mutt is basically a mixed-breed dog. It is generally a result of a variety of breeds. The breed can vary widely in its appearance. The appearance of this type of dog depends on its parents. The best way to determine how this breed will look is to look at its parents. Distinct features, such as shape of head and body, general bone structure, facial features, coat length and texture, and color will generally follow an average of the breed’s parents. The exception, of course, is in the case of two very opposite dogs being bred.

Temperament

A Mutt is basically a mixed-breed dog. It is generally a result of a variety of breeds. The breed can vary widely in its temperament. The temperament of this type of dog depends on its parents. If the parents are generally sociable and coexist well with other pets, the Mutt will follow the same behavior.

Height and Weight

A Mutt is a mixed-breed dog. It is generally a result of a variety of breeds. The breed can vary widely in its size. The height and weight of this type of dog depends on its parents. If the parents are tall it is very likely that it too will be tall. This holds true for the average weigh of this type of dog.

Health Problems

Since a Mutt is basically the result of a variety of breeds, it is difficult to determine its susceptibility to certain health problems. The health of this type of dog depends on the history its parents. Mutts tend to be healthy breeds because breeders tend to breed dogs to eliminate certain common health conditions.

Ideal Living Conditions

A Mutt is generally more content with the living conditions to which its parents can easily adapt. If its parents can adapt to indoors and outdoors, the Mutt will usually live amicably in either type of residence.

Exercise

The Mutt can vary widely in its need for exercise. The exercise needs of this type of dog depend on its parents. Unless it parents are very large in size, a Mutt will generally obtain the exercise it needs through play or running around its living area. Indoor types of most breeds generally have more need for exercise since there is a chance they may become inactive.

Life Expectancy

It is difficult to determine the average life expectancy of a Mutt. The average life expectancy of this type of dog depends on its parents.

Litter Size

It is difficult to determine the average litter size of a Mutt. The average litter size of this type of dog depends on its parents.

Grooming

It is difficult to determine the grooming needs of a Mutt. The grooming needs of this type of dog depend on its parents. In general, it its parents have a long and luxurious coat it will require a significant amount of maintenance. In addition, if its parents have long ears, it will probably need to have its ears checked and cleaned regularly

Origin

The Mutt or mixed breed is generally considered to be the first type of dog to exist in the world. T

Group

Mixed Breed

Color

A Mutt is basically a mixed-breed dog. It is generally a result of a variety of breeds. The breed can vary widely in color. The color of this type of dog depend on te color of its parents. The colors that are most common with the Mutt include black and varying shades of brown, either with or without white markings.