Frequently Asked Questions


Here’s where you get all your questions answered! Below are a list of our most common questions, but for a full set of FAQ topics, visit our forum here.

Our forum is a great place to start!  It’s very active and monitored by beagle experts.   Visit it at

We are very confident in our community’s ability to provide useful answers in a timely manner. If you don’t get a productive response within 24 hours, please escalate issues to Jason Kridner (contact info available on the mission page).

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