Welcome to our guide to the American Eagle Dog.
The American Eagle Dog is a mix of two different breeds, the American Eskimo and the Beagle.
The DogExperts.info website aims to ask questions to breeders, vets and experienced owners to get the answers to your most frequently asked questions about the American Eagle Dog breed of dog, a.k.a. American Besk Dog.
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If you can answer any of the questions below, then please add your comments to the box at the bottom of the page or you can email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Are you looking to buy a American Eagle Dog – then see our list of American Eagle Dog breeders.
Why Choose a American Eagle Dog?
What type of owners buy a American Eagle Dog?
What in your opinion are the best things about the American Eagle Dog breed?
Why do you think the American Eagle Dog is special?
What are your favourite things about the American Eagle Dog?
Are you glad you choose to buy a American Eagle Dog and not another breed?
How would you describe the American Eagle Dog temperament?
What advice might you give to people thinking about whether they should buy a American Eagle Dog over other breeds?
History & Origins
What are the history and origins of the American Eagle Dog?
About The Breed
What colors of American Eagle Dog are most popular?
What does the American Eagle Dog look like?
What are the pros/cons of the American Eagle Dog breed?
What can a new owner expect in terms of differences between the American Eagle Dog and other breeds?
Do they attract a lot of interest and curiosity from the public?
What type of typical personality does the American Eagle Dog have?
Is it possible to describe a fairly typical American Eagle Dog?
What is the breed standard/description for the American Eagle Dog?
Were there particular colors people preferred and that maybe you focused on?
Are there any downsides to owning a American Eagle Dog that prospective owners should be aware of?
Is the American Eagle Dog breed of dog suitable for first-time dog owners?
Some breeds can be described as greedy and prone to weight issues, would this apply to the American Eagle Dog?
What are the key differences when compared to other breeds?
Is the American Eagle Dog breed suitable for a person or family that are out at work all day?
Some owners seek a breed suitable for barking and offering a guard dog role – how does the American Eagle Dog match up to that role?
Are there myths about the American Eagle Dog – in other words do new potential owners come to you with misconceptions about this breed?
We asked a number of breeders in the UK and America what essential advice they would give to new owners of American Eagle Dog puppies and this is what they said:
What types of questions do you get once owners get their American Eagle Dog home?
Can you tell us something most owners would not know – tips, secrets etc from your years of experience?
What is the typical temperament of a American Eagle Dog, so people know what to expect from their new pet?
When fully grown how much on average does a American Eagle Dog weigh?
When the American Eagle Dog is full grown in size what is the maximum height and length expected to be?
Is the American Eagle Dog ever crossed or mixed with other breeds of dog?
Does the American Eagle Dog smell or drool a lot?
Do you have a American Eagle Dog growth chart?
What breed group does the American Eagle Dog come under?
What type of coat do they have?
Can they swim?
What does the movement of the tail show, does it mean they are trying to ‘talk to us’ or give us some message?
Are there some types of people that you can suggest the American Eagle Dog is not suitable for, perhaps families?
How is the American Eagle Dog with children?
Do you think the American Eagle Dog is suitable for families with young children?
How does the American Eagle Dog get along with other (existing) pets and do you have any tips or advice for new American Eagle Dog owners in terms of successful integration?
Is it better to buy one American Eagle Dog or two?
Should prospective new owners be aware of any differences between males and females?
Would the American Eagle Dog be suitable as a guard dog?
Can I leave my American Eagle Dog during the day while I go to work?
What is the expected average lifespan of the American Eagle Dog?
In terms of life expectancy, how long on average would the American Eagle Dog breed live to?
Food & Diet
Do you have any special feeding routines or diet?
Do you have any feeding advice or brands that you prefer?
How to handle the American Eagle Dog puppy to start off – how much food, what type, how often?
What feeding routines and types of food/supplements do you recommend?
What to buy in terms of equipment? Bowls etc
Do owners need to consider supplements for their American Eagle Dog?
How about for older dogs?
Buying – How Much Do They Cost?
How much did your American Eagle Dog cost to buy?
Can you offer advice to people looking to buy a American Eagle Dog and how much should they spend?
What advice would you offer new American Eagle Dog owners?
What types of people are buying the American Eagle Dog and why?
Where can I buy American Eagle Dog rescue dogs or find a American Eagle Dog for adoption? Please note that buying or searching for a ‘cheap’ American Eagle Dog can be false economy as they may have health issues that cost you far more in the long-term – always buy from a good and responsible breeder!
Do I need public liability insurance or a license?
How would you describe the American Eagle Dog puppy to potential new owners?
What types of owners are best suited to owning a American Eagle Dog?
What colors and sizes are most popular?
Are there things new owners do that perhaps frustrate you?
What can people expect when they become a new owner?
What inspired you to become a breeder and did you start with the American Eagle Dog?
As a American Eagle Dog breed expert, are there any ‘essential’ tips you would like to share with new owners?
Are there specific times of the year that you breed?
Choosing a puppy from a litter, what advice could you offer potential new owners in terms of selecting ‘the one’?
How long does it take to housetrain/potty train a American Eagle Dog?
When can you take them out in public and how do you handle them around other dogs?
Will they run off – when is it safe to let them off the lead?
We invite you to email us your American Eagle Dog’s pictures, in particular we are looking for photos showing American Eagle Dog puppies at 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12 weeks old as well as early pictures such as 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11 months old to a year old.
Do they have any nicknames or does the American Eagle Dog have popular names?
If my American Eagle Dog is pregnant what might the litter size be?
Could the American Eagle Dog be dangerous around young children?
How do you deal with a problem barker – any tips and advice to new owners?
How do you prevent a American Eagle Dog biting?
How do you prevent a American Eagle Dog chewing?
How do you stop a American Eagle Dog jumping up?
Does the American Eagle Dog have an issue with excessive digging?
Why does my American Eagle Dog keep growling and barking?
Is there a reason my American Eagle Dog dog is often scratching excessively?
Do they suffer from separation anxiety and how can I prevent this?
In comparison perhaps to other breeds what can you say about the American Eagle Dog and their exercise needs and do you have any tips or advice for new American Eagle Dog owners?
As a breeder of the American Eagle Dog , do you prefer a collar or harness?
As an expert of the American Eagle Dog breed do you prefer a standard leash or retractable?
Can you offer any dog walking tips for American Eagle Dog owners?
Playtime & Tricks
What games and toys can you recommend for the American Eagle Dog?
Are there toys you suggest avoiding?
How intelligent is the American Eagle Dog compared to other dog breeds?
How much can they understand?
Do you have any special grooming routines or tips and advice for new American Eagle Dog owners?
How much time is involved?
What accessories are required to be purchased for grooming a American Eagle Dog?
Any advice/tips you can give concerning maintenance of nails?
How much do American Eagle Dog shed and how do I maintain their hair and how often?
How can I prevent or cure ear infections?
Do you have any tips for eye care?
Is the American Eagle Dog a hypoallergenic breed?
Any advice/tips you can give concerning cleaning and bathing your American Eagle Dog?
Can you offer new American Eagle Dog owners advice concerning fleas and maybe products you use in treatment and prevention?
What advice and tips could you offer to owners who might wish to follow your path in showing the American Eagle Dog?
What started your interest in showing the American Eagle Dog?
If a new owner perhaps wanted to meet other owners or find out more – perhaps they have an interest in joining a local club or maybe they wonder how they can start showing their American Eagle Dog – where would they begin?
Can you offer any advice to others who may be wondering if they can also start showing?
How would an owner know they have a show-quality American Eagle Dog and how would they start off?
Can you give away any of your secrets?!
Is showing very expensive and why do you think people like to do it?
What do judges look for in a winner?
What inspired you to become a breeder and did you start with the American Eagle Dog?
What official organisations are there for the new American Eagle Dog owner and what benefits or services do they provide?
In buying a American Eagle Dog, can you offer advice and tips to new owners?
How did you go from being an owner to getting into breeding?
Do you think the breed’s popularity has increased, decreased or remained the same?
How did you progress to becoming a breeder and why focus on breeding the American Eagle Dog out of all the breeds you could have chosen?
What do you think makes the American Eagle Dog special to you?
Are there things that you see owners doing that frustrate you?
As a breed expert, are there any ‘essential’ tips you would like to share with new owners?
In comparison perhaps to other breeds what is it like to train a American Eagle Dog and do you have any tips or advice for new American Eagle Dog owners?
How should new owners approach bringing a new American Eagle Dog home, any advice and tips you can give?
Should I allow my American Eagle Dog to sleep in my bed or elsewhere in the house?
Do you recommend crate training and how long does this take?
Should my American Eagle Dog sleep in a kennel or crate?
Health is always a major concern when buying a dog, do you have any advice for new American Eagle Dog owners to be aware of in particular?
Are there any health-related tips you can give to owners?
What sort of health issues should owners be on the lookout for?
What is the recommended schedule for vaccinations for your American Eagle Dog?
Can you offer any advice on how to treat and prevent worms?
What type of health issues can a American Eagle Dog have and how do you deal with preventing these?
Why does my American Eagle Dog have diarrhea?
Do they suffer from itchy and sensitive skin and if so why?
Why is my American Eagle Dog vomiting and do I go to the vets?
When should I take my American Eagle Dog for vaccinations and which ones do they need and how often?
How often will my American Eagle Dog be in heat?
Should I consider getting my American Eagle Dog spayed or neutered and when and how much does this cost and what are the benefits?
My American Eagle Dog is limping, what should I do and should I go to a veterinarian surgeon?
Do they suffer from allergies?
Why is my American Eagle Dog not eating?
How much does it cost to insure my American Eagle Dog?
What healthcare issues or diseases might be excluded from companies that provide American Eagle Dog dog health insurance?
What age would you class as an ‘older or senior’ American Eagle Dog?
Do you notice any changes in their behaviour?
What changes in food and diet would you suggest making for an older American Eagle Dog?
Do you feed any supplements to an older American Eagle Dog – or anything else which helps them as they age?
Are there any health issues particular to a senior American Eagle Dog dog?
Do you have any advice for owners of an older/senior American Eagle Dog or tips you can pass on?
Here is an interesting video on the American Eagle Dog.