September 22, 2020
AZ Animals Staff
Pug Physical Characteristics:Lifespan: 14 years
Weight: 8kg (18lbs)
The stern expression of the Pug belies its true sense of fun. Pugs are sociable dogs, and usually stubborn about certain things, but they are playful, charming, clever and are known to succeed in dog obedience skills.
Pugs are often referred to as the comedians of the dog world. Pugs are sensitive to the tone of a human voice, so harsh punishment is generally unnecessary. While Pugs usually get along well with other dogs and pets, they generally prefer the company of humans and require a great deal of human attention they may become slightly anxious or agitated if their owner ignores them or does not play with them.
In general, they are very attentive dogs, always at their owner's feet, in their lap, or following them from room to room.View all 37 animals that start with P
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