They are one of America’s most beloved and popular dog breeds. Beagles are some of the most recognizable breeds as well. They are overly cute with their large floppy ears and outgoing personalities. They are great companions for adults and children alike, and while they may not be the most adaptable pets, they are very affectionate and friendly. Beagles are surely difficult to resist; they just have this appeal about them. They usually have brown pleading eyes that can probably make you do anything just to please this little animal. If you’re a softhearted pet owner, you might want to think twice about getting a Beagle for a pet because it’ll surely run your life—if you let it. If you’re not overly concerned about a Beagle running your life, then you might see past its shortcomings as a pet. Once you do, you can enjoy all the benefits of having a Beagle as a companion. They are some of the sweetest and funniest animals you’ll come across. Beagles love to socialize, and they’ll need it early on in order to grow up to be a well-rounded dog. If you happen to acquire an adult Beagle, don’t worry. You’ll still get plenty of chances to get acquainted and get used to each other. Just know that life with a Beagle is not going to be an easy one, but if you stick with it, you’ll be rewarded with more than you expect. Here are 20 things that you probably didn’t know about the breed that you should.