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Pug

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Pug


Pug


UK KC Classification Toy
Country of Origin China
Date of Origin Antiquity
Height 25 - 28 cm (10 - 11 inches)
Weight 6 - 8 Kgs (14 - 18 lbs)
Life Expectancy 13 - 15 Yrs

Main Characteristics


Pugs are square, compact dogs. Their coat is short and it can be silver, apricot, fawn or black in colour.

Temperament

Pugs are happy, even tempered dogs.

Suitability

If you are considering a Pug as a pet, consider the following points:
They are suitable for urban living
They are suitable with children
They can suffer from excess heat
They require moderate grooming
They are not easy to obedience train
They usually make good watchdogs

Interesting Facts

Pugs are also known as:
Chinese Pug
Mops
Puggu
Carli
Dutch Bulldog
 


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