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Temperament

Pugs are ideal as family dogs because of their funny and adventures nature which are perfect for the young and old alike. Pugs are very adorable, happy, intelligent and very cute dogs despite of their wrinkled face and large eyes which actually make them more lovable.

Pugs are considered by many people as extremely loyal to their owners and masters, can be very good watchdogs and faithful companions. What is great about pugs is that they seldom bark unless perhaps when startled. Your pet pug is also your shadow because it won’t leave you just like that even for a moment. This is perhaps the dog wants to get as much attention as it can so that the master will equally provide its food.

Pug temperament is rather predictive. It will try to do funny and strange things just to get attention and make you laugh so that you will love them even more. Because pugs are sociable and always crave for attention, they tend to get anxious and uneasy when they are left alone by their masters for longer time. So if you want a pet dog but you are out for hours because of work, a pug may not be an ideal pet for you.

Living Conditions

Pugs are great choice for pets because, unlike other dog, they do not wander off. In fact, they are used to staying inside so they are ideal for apartment life. They can do even without yards and gardens. However, for owners who have their own yards, make sure that your pug is given adequate fresh water and shade because they cannot tolerate too hot temperature especially when the weather is hot and humid. The pug living conditions can actually revolve More...

Grooming

Pug grooming is not as complicated as others think. You only need to make sure that the eyes, ears and nose are clean. Cleaning the ear can already be incorporated when you bathe the dog. The standard cleaning routine for your pug is composed of applying cleansing solution regularly using cotton balls on the dog’s ear folds. When brushing your pug’s coat, use the one with firm bristles so that the smooth coat is maintained in good condition. When bathing More...

Breeding of Pugs

The breeding of pugs is not as easy as it sounds. There is already an issue of dog overpopulation today and the continuous breeding of dogs does not help alleviate this problem. But there are those pug owners who really would like to breed their dogs especially if their dog is of exceptional quality. Before even starting the breeding process, the pug owner must first do extensive research on how dogs are bred and the prerequisites in dog breeding. The More...