Mixed Breed, Mongrel, Mutt They come in all shapes and sizes. Their personalities, activity and intelligence levels vary.
Studies show that "Heinz 57" dogs on average are both healthier and longer-lived than purebreds. Researchers found that cross-bred dogs were superior mothers compared to purebred mothers, producing more milk and giving better care. These advantages led to a decreased mortality in the offspring of cross-bred dogs. Source: Wikipedia.org Mongrels are much less expensive, contact your local animal shelter for availability.
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