Pictures of Pug Puppies may be cute, but it’s not all adorable frolicking when you’re a Pug puppy. He has a lot to learn. He’s a working dog, after all, but his job is one of those plush gigs that only a few lucky breeds have the skills for: professional lapdog! It’s a safe bet to call the Pug the king of the lapdogs, since he was bred to nuzzle the midriffs of royalty … [Read more...] about New gym instructor?
Training a pug - “Housetraining a Pug is like trying to get my fourteen year old son to clean up his room” —Judy Baines, a reader This about sums it up…Pugs are not easily housetrained. Come to think of it, they’re not easily trained at all. Whether it’s housetraining, or training them to come, stay or sit, training a Pug just isn’t easy. Why? … [Read more...] about Training a pug
Since their ancient roots as pets in Tibetan Buddhist monasteries, pugs have been beloved for their playful and loving personalities. Help your pug stay playful and healthy by paying special attention to certain areas of their lives to keep problems at bay. 1. Obesity Their small body sizes can make keeping a healthy weight hard for pugs. Always follow your vet’s advice … [Read more...] about Top 10 Tips to keep your pug healthy
Dogs are known for affectionate licking, but pugs sometimes go on a licking frenzy that can drive you crazy. They lick everything: your face, arms, feet, furniture and floors. Pugs lick for a variety of reasons, and once you know why you can keep the licking to a happy minimum. Why do pugs lick? When any breed of dog licks we commonly think it's a sign of affection. … [Read more...] about Four Ways to Stop Excessive Pug Licking
Pick the Right Puppy You might be asked to pick your puppy when he or she is only a few weeks old, even before it is time for the pooch to come home. Make sure you look your puppy over carefully before you decide that he or she is right for you. Here are some quick tips on what to look for: 1. Check the puppy's nose to make sure the nostrils don't close while … [Read more...] about Pick and take your Pug home