Lucky for Rufus that he is a super sweet and mellow beagle.
We almost didn't get him.
Here is the photo that was posted on Craigslist.
What the owner didn't say was "Not actual size." Beagle in person is much larger than in the photo. Um, 42 lbs
What Rufus actually looks like:
Size comparison to Byron, at 14.2 lbs.