A sociable, homely, companionable and friendly dog, their playful nature makes them ideal family pets.
Not overly intelligent which means patience is required when training.
A popular dog, good with children.
|Dog Group - Kennel Club:||Toys|
|Coat:||Fine short coat that is soft and glossy.|
|Grooming:||Sheds hair profusely which can make daily brushing a necessity.|
|Average Height:||25 - 28 cm. 10 - 11 in.|
|Average Weight:||6 - 8 kg. 14 - 18 lb.|
|Colour:||Silver, black, fawn or apricot.|
|Temperament:||Affectionate and playful the Pug enjoys company.Good with other pets, strangers and unfamiliar dogs.|
|Exercise:||Loiw expectations but a fast runner when free.|
|Average Lifespan:||13 - 14 yrs.|
Possible disadvantages .
Independent and foreful they can be very determined.
Their small size means care should be taken near boisterous children..
Can become obese if allowed to follow their instinct to overeat.