If you are ever planning on getting a dog, maybe you can go for a mixed breed. There have been mixed reactions regarding owning mixed breeds. While some people say that mixed breeds are unpredictable in terms of their temperament, what most people don’t know is that they are also smart, affectionate, and adorable just like pure breeds. Moreover, the mixing of genetic information also makes them statistically healthier compared to their purebred counterparts. So if mixed breeds are your alley, below you will find 24 examples of designer mixed breeds ranging from adorable, to weird to downright wrong.
Pitsky (Pit Bull and Husky)
The Pitsky showcases the strongest traits of each of its parents. It has the bright colored eyes and high level of energy of its husky parent and the boxier frame of its Pitbull lineage. Although it is not as attractive as either of its parents, the Pitsky is an adorable dog to own. A Pitsky is a mixture of a Pit Bull and a Husky. This dog is loyal to the hilt but very difficult to train because it got its strong temperament from its Pitbull parent.
Golden Dox (Golden Retriever and Dachshund)
The Golden Dox is a mixture between a Golden Retriever and Dachshund. The Golden Dox has an adorable face and flowing hair just like its Golden Retriever parent. But since it also has a Dachshund lineage, it has a small frame with stout and short legs. This particular cross-breed is very loyal and generally protective. This affectionate dog is not expensive to take care of and they are very receptive to training. And if you have children, then this particular dog breed is perfect for the smaller members of your family.