Pug Exercise – How Much Exercise Do Pugs Need?

“How much exercise does a pug need?” is definitely one of the most common questions we come across from those looking to welcome pugs into their families, as well as those who are already pug owners. The best way to answer this question is: Generally, pugs do not require huge amounts of exercise. Having said this, exercise is an important part of everyday life, and it can give you a lot of benefits, whether you…

Pug Shedding Tips – Do Pugs Shed?

Yes, pugs shed. You will never hear any pug owners say “Oh my pug doesn’t shed.” Before we got our two pugs, we had assumed pugs would be low shedding dogs, with them being short-haired. We were so wrong. But another question might be How much do pugs shed? Pugs shed excessively. On a scale from 1 to 10, with 10 being the worst, they are definitely 10. Pugs shed so much that a (good…

Pug Barking – Do Pugs Bark?

Like all other dog breeds, pugs bark, some more than others. Pugs are no exception. Because pugs can’t speak like humans, they bark as a way of communication, like birds tweet, cats meow, pigs oink and cows moo. On this page, you will find all the information relating to pug bark like how much they bark, what pug barking sounds like, the reasons why they may bark & how to train a dog to stop…

How much is a Pug? Guide to Buying a Pug Puppy

So you are planning to buy a pug. One of the initial questions you will be asking yourself when thinking of owning a pug is ‘How much is a pug?’ Are they expensive? Can be, well very likely. There are a number of factors that could have a huge impact on the price to buy a pug puppy. Where Pugs are located Where the dog is located is one of the major factors when it…

5 Tips to Keep Your Pug From Overheating During Summer

As a brachycephalic (short-nosed) dog breed, pugs lack the ability to regulate their body temperature as easily as other dog breeds. In simple terms, dogs with “normal” snouts can keep themselves cool in summer by releasing heat and cooling incoming air. Brachycephalic dogs, however, lack this ability due to their unusually small air passages and short noses. As a pug owner, you need to take active steps to protect your pug from overheating in the…

How Long do Pugs Live? – Pug Life Expectancy

Pug life expectancy is not the easiest topic to talk about. When you become a pug owner, the dog becomes an important family member, and talking about their death can be a bit morbid. But here it is, for those considering of buying a pug, or those new pug owners, this information can come very useful. The average pug dog life expectancy range is between 12 and 15 years in dog years. According to a…

7 Myths About Pugs That Need to Be Busted Today

Do you know why your pug looks sad? It’s tired of fighting stereotypes. There is no denying that pugs are incredibly cute and they are great family dogs. However, the breed has somehow associated itself with some myths. These myths are mostly spread by people who have never owned a pug in their lives. Amongst the most common misconceptions is the rumor that pugs are lazy and dumb. People see the snub-nosed cute appearance of…