Pug has its origins in China and is a small purebred, with a double coat, typically fawn-colored or black.
Pug is a sturdy, compact dog known for its comical temperament. It has short, flat, black muzzle and a nice flat round face with deep wrinkles and big, dark eyes.
Pug is playful, loving, affectionate, smart, curious and eager to learn new things. It loves to be the center of attention and doesn’t like to be left alone. It has a great sense of humor and is known for its comical personality and for the tendency to amuse people. Its temperament depends on heredity factors, training and socialization.
A well-rounded Pug needs to be socialized since puppyhood. If correctly trained, it will become a very good companion. Due to its soft features, it needs a gentle, but firm trainer. Usually, training requires lots of patience and perseverance. It has the tendency to become sedentary.
Due to its small size, Pug can adapt very well to apartment living. It is relatively inactive indoors and tends to be quiet. Protect it against heat and humidity and don’t let it outside for long periods as it is sensitive to these factors.
Pug sheds a lot as it has a double coat, but it doesn’t need high maintenance.
Pug has the tendency to become inactive indoors and needs to be stimulated to get exercised. It doesn’t need too much activity.
Take care to offer it only dry food, carefully measured to avoid obesity and tooth problems. Pug is a food addict and has the tendency to eat large amounts of food. Limit the treats and stimulate it to become more active.
If it is properly cared, Pug is generally healthy and can live up to 15 years. It is prone to eye problems, scratched corneas, breathing issues and obesity.
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