The Cheagle is a hybrid between the Beagle and the Chihuahua. Country of Origin: The Cheagle originate in the United States of America. Original Purpose: The Cheagle is a designer breed that makes a great family companion. Breed Characteristics: The Cheagle is affectionate, courageous, loyal, and playful. They are a very active breed and love to exercise. The Cheagle gets along well with people and other pets. Life Expectancy: Average life expectancy for the Cheagle is 10 - 13 years.