• The Pug is recognized by the American Kennel Club as a member of the Toy group.
  • The word Pug is a European slang word for “dear one”.
  • Pugs were specifically bred to be companion dogs.  They are known to be special dogs, and will gladly share the company of any family member or friend. 
  • Pugs have a short square muzzle, large prominent eyes, a massive round head, thin small ears, a black mask, and a tail, which curls over the hip.
  • Pugs combine a cocky confidence with a friendly, sensitive nature and a unique personality. The Pug is known to be stubborn.  The Pug is a big dog in a small package.  Pugs typically weigh between 14 and 20 pounds.
  • The coat is soft and can be silver, apricot, fawn or black.  Pugs are short coated and require little grooming.
  • Pugs are social animals and love to be petted, groomed and played with.
  • A Pug, even abused and older ones, generally adapt to change readily.  This of course, makes the task of relocating the Pug to a new home much easier.linepugs